Friday, March 18, 2005

Good advice for the Roanoke Times -- journalists must go outside their comfort zones

Jay Rosen, Associate Professor in New York University's Department of Journalism, observes at Press Think:

For ideas that illuminate the rage out there journalists have to go outside their comfort zones, including the "liberal" zones in press thought. They have to find other sources of insight, and listen to explanations that may at first sound alien.

Read the whole thing. Great insight on why the mainstream media fails to see its own bias.