Doug and John Fortmeyer of Christian News Northwest discuss the dynamics of local, independent journalism and the adjustments that have been needed to address the challenges of COVID.
One of the great dangers posed by the progressive loss of local journalism is the 'echo chamber' effect of the same voices being broadcast across the globe. The truth is that one set of voices can't possibly speak for everybody. People have unique views and perspectives. Independent voices are a critical part of ensuring that this uniqueness continues to be served.