Saturday, March 04, 2006
WHY JOURNALISM MATTERS: An essay by the Knight Foundation's Eric Newton
Click to the link above to read a new essay by Eric Newton of the John S.
and James L. Knight Foundation. He just finished up as a judge of the
Scripps-Howard Foundation's National Journalism Awards and ticks off a
slew of wonderful examples of "watchdog journalism" that produced positive
change -- examples that show journalism continues to work.