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GOING BACK TO BASICS: SIX TAKEAWAYS FROM KNIGHT’S MEDIA LEARNING SEMINAR

Airing of the Grievances 2020

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December 29, 2020

Yes, it's late for Festivus - but the airing of the grievances happens all year long. For a change I'm going to write about them. Don't worry, some time between now and New Years I'll talk about the things in 2020 that I am happy about.

News and Social Media Panel in Eau Claire

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News and Social Media Panel Discussion in Eau Claire

October 2, 2019

A News and Social Media Panel was held in Eau Claire on October 1, 2019. The panel was sponsored by the , and was attended by 20 people on a rainy uncomfortable night.

So That Happened 4/14/2019

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April 14, 2019

I'll be poking myself in here from time to time with rambling discussions of what is happening at Wis.Community, observations, and things you may or may not find interesting. This may at some point become a podcast. Or not. Bear with me. Call it a blog. Call it the musings of a quickly-aging guy. It's an experiment.

The Death of Democracy by a thousand paper cuts

March 19, 2018

News is essential to democracy. More and more, the news that we rely on to make daily decisions is disappearing. Oh, there's plenty of news out there, but as our president is so fond of saying, much of it is fake news. News with an agenda, news with a slant, news that is nothing but a pack of lies. News in a silo does nothing for democracy, it only serves to polarize and make it nigh impossible for people in opposing camps to even speak, much less understand each other.

GOING BACK TO BASICS: SIX TAKEAWAYS FROM KNIGHT’S MEDIA LEARNING SEMINAR

Trust, Journalism, Fake News, Technology and the Future of Informed Communities

February 28, 2017

In an era of virtual reality, artificial intelligence and ever-evolving media platforms, the biggest lesson for the future of journalism is that it’s time to get back to basics.

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