Friday, October 10, 2008

Kate Maltby: Why Blogs Are Bad For Democracy

The author makes some good points. The idea that blogging is necessarily good for democracy should be challenged. Personally, I think well-funded, professional, and independent newsrooms are much more important for democracy than a slew of opinion-spewing bloggers. Unfortunately, well-funded and professional newsrooms appear to be a dying species.

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