As newspapers retooled for the internet era, many looked to online and digital news for salvation. Upstarts such as Vice and Buzzfeed promised a new horizon for journalism. Now, even those outlets are laying off thousands in offices around the world, and the federal government is preparing a rescue package for Canadian media. The Agenda discusses what remains of the promise of an online news ecosphere.
Episode:
The Future of Digital News; Journalism Under Fire
Aired:
Feb 25, 2019