Could Congress save journalism?

THE PROBLEM

(From Brooke Gladstone’s “The Influencing Machine”)

MANAGING MIRACLES

President Lyndon B. Johnson signing the “Public Broadcasting Act” (Photo by Yoichi Okamoto, LBJ Library)

A NEW MEDIA

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THE EUROPEAN ANSWER?

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PUBLIC MEDIA IN CRISIS

Paula Kerger is the president and CEO of PBS. (Penn State/Flickr)

PRESS FOR THE PEOPLE

Alec is a journalist working in podcasting and public radio. Current interests include: parsing through old college notes and a cure-all for procrastination.

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