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"Great to be in this business..." Head of non-profit media outlet professes

"Great to be in this business..." Head of non-profit media outlet professes

"Great to be in this business, chaos is good, disruption is good":Evans Smith,CEO and Editor- in-Chief of the Texas Tribune, a nonprofit media organization in Austin,Texas.

It was one of three nonprofit media houses we visited during our tour.Indeed I can say business is good, when I get millions as seed grant to start my dream. As for chaos and disruption, well as long as these two are in existence, with the money they have and the caliber of staff, there is no excuse to fail.

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HIGH IMPACT JOURNEY: Destination New York meeting the News Dons.

HIGH IMPACT JOURNEY: Destination New York meeting the News Dons.

These are news organizations I have admired from thousands of miles away. They have their own flaws but comparably these are the hall mark of journalism, because no institution is perfect. It’s debatable though.

Dan Rather Reports

Here I was face to face with Dan Rather. Was I star struck? Yes, like my other colleagues only we kept our cool. This is the man who has done it all in TV.

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HIGH IMPACT JOURNEY: Destination New York

HIGH IMPACT JOURNEY: Destination New York

After three weeks in St. Pauls it was time to hit the road. I call this the “High impact Journey” and this is not because of the cities we will be visiting, which is exciting though, but where we are going and the personalities we will meet. In New York for instance, ProPublica, the New York Times, the Wall street journal, and the UN etc its on the itinerary.

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I present the Newspaper online tv news: the next big thing?

I present the Newspaper online tv news: the next big thing?

Every newsroom has a TV set and radio as well to monitor competition but to have a news studio in a newspaper newrooms i find that innovative or rather controversial.

Is this the next big thing for the print media?

Stribcast

Veenita Sawkar Anchors' Stribcast'.

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Road Trip to Ely: are we there yet?

Road Trip to Ely: are we there yet?

Even before we left to Ely, everyone said it was a beautiful place. Was Ely that beautify, we had two days to find out. The much anticipated journey started Sunday morning, we drove through some iron ore mining towns, I realized it was no joke, this town is really surrounded in lakes.  

lake superior

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Free Speech Protection

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I know my rights! That is usually the first phrase that comes from the Journalists in my country gripped by the law even if he or she falls foul.

Usually they refer to the 1992 constitution’s provision for freedom and independence of the media: All persons shall have the right to- (a) freedom of speech and expression, which shall include freedom of the press and other media;

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