Techonomy@SXSW: Advocating for Quality Journalism

In a time when the integrity of the press is more important than ever, major organizations are taking steps to combat fake news and improve news literacy. This discussion from SXSW explores how brands and marketers can build more informed communities.

Is there still a place for quality journalism?
Is there still a place for quality journalism?

In a time when the integrity of the press is more important than ever, major organizations are taking steps to combat fake news and improve news literacy. The News Integrity Initiative founded by Facebook, the Craig Newmark Philanthropic Fund, the Ford Foundation and others aims to help people make informed judgments about the news read and shared online. We’ll explore the goals of The News Integrity Initiative and how brands and marketers can build more informed communities.

Speakers:

  • Amanda Bennett, Director, Voice of America
  • Gina Chen, Assistant Director Center for Media Engagement
  • David Kirkpatrick, CEO, Techonomy Media
  • Matt Largey, Managing Editor, KUT Radio

View the full discussion here.

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