Assistant Professor of Journalism and Media Innovation, Northeastern University
John P. Wihbey is an assistant professor of journalism and media innovation at Northeastern University, where he heads the graduate programs in the School of Journalism. He is author of The Social Fact: News and Knowledge in a Networked World (MIT Press, April 2019).
You hear a lot of heated claims and baseless generalities these days about whats wrong with the news media. Whats seldom heard is what the underlying data indicate about true problem areas and where journalists need to...