Democracy, Non-Profit News, and the Future

Date(s) - January 30, 2022
9:30 am - 10:45 am

Speaker: Bob Rosenbaum, Co-Chair, Heights Observer. Panel: Sharon Broussard, Project Manager, NEO Solutions Journalism Collaborative, and Jim O’Bryan, Founder, Observer Media Project.

Factual, independent news media is the bulwark of democracy. Fake news, lies, and manipulation of facts influence a large majority of the population via social media, radio and TV. Are local, non-profit media collaborations, funded by foundations, the answer to fact-based local media?