Dan Kennedy: To survive, newspapers must engage more people in civic lifeQuicklink submitted by Rob Kall Permalink
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|If journalists don't expand the community of people who are interested in civic life, then they face a hopeless battle. A new survey about public attitudes toward newspapers gets it precisely backwards. Supposedly most people don't think civic life would suffer all that much if their local newspaper shut down. But it's not that they don't care about their newspaper they don't care about civic life.|
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