Updates to the pivotal "news desert" research project highlight struggles to fund news ventures in smaller and rural communities.
Timely new curriculum from the News Literacy Project is based on the "Storm Lake" documentary about a family-owned newspaper in Iowa.
The Rhode Island Democrat explains why Congress needs to help save local news outlets with the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act.
In a new report, the U.S. Copyright Office declined to support stronger protection for news content.
Thomas Jefferson famously declared, “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or newspapers without…
In this week’s Save the Free Press newsletter excerpts: Google’s reported “breakup” offer, falling trust in newspapers, new owners for a forme…
America's newspapers continue to close at a rate of two per week, according to a new version of the pivotal "news desert" research.
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The recent Investigative Reporters and Editors conference highlighted the importance of and commitment to serious journalism.
Following Australia's success in helping small media outlets negotiate fair deals with tech giants, Canada is close to approving a similar policy.
When reporters aren’t around to cover counties, municipalities and school boards, the public lacks the basic raw material with which to practi…
A definitive new report on Australia's media bargaining policy explains how it's working to get big tech platforms to pay for news content.
If exiled Russian magnate Vladimir Gusinsky's media conglomerate still existed, Vladimir Putin's poll numbers would likely be reversed.
The surprising fate of a weekly newspaper in wine country is worth a closer look as America and Congress look to save the local, independent p…