A few new tidbits from media thinker Clay Shirky hit the Internets on Monday. From Poynter: Shirky: The shock of inclusion and new roles for news in the fabric of society. From Shirky’s blog: The Times’ paywall and newsletter economics.
No criminal charges over Kory Teneycke’s boyish games involving the Avaaz.org poll, and what a whopper of a poorly-reported story by the Guardian on “Fox News North.”
New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow outlines how the recent U.S. midterm election revealed a nation retreating from moderation in its politics. This has journalistic implications.