Why the news isn’t what it used to be

What kind of news environment is being shaped by digital fragmentation? And what impact is it having on journalism? This three-minute animation summarizes research recently conducted on how fragmentation is impacting our polarized society and media literacy. It was screened at the World Editors Forum in Cartagena. The full study will be published soon.


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Ricardo Gandour is a Brazilian editor and a visiting scholar at Columbia Journalism School. Follow him @rgandour.