Big Tech threatens future of journalism, legislation needed
Legislation would allow news publishers to negotiate and be fairly compensated by Big Tech
Across the country, quality journalism is critical for sharing important news affecting our society. Through their timely reporting, journalists play a uniquely critical role in informing, engaging, and empowering citizens. Without the dedicated work of journalists, corruption would remain undiscovered and unchecked. As crucial watchdogs, journalists are often the only stewards keeping a close eye on local institutions, governments, and businesses.
Americans consume more news than …