Money: Why Can't Digital Media Talk About It?

Recording: Money: Why Can't Digital Media Talk About It?, Mar 10, 2018


Sarah Iooss


Judd Legum


Hayley Romer

The Atlantic

How did the pursuit of money became the boogeyman of digital media – and how are leading publications balancing financial needs with their core values? Media companies are increasingly mission driven; they're dedicated to promoting transparency, feminism, equality, diversity, and inclusiveness. The more successful they become, they more they are portrayed as betraying their original mission. Does journalism have to be nonprofit to be good? We explore how to make good money and good journalism.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session