The Internet Is Not the Antidote

  title={The Internet Is Not the Antidote},
  author={Kristen Heflin},
  journal={Journalism History},
  pages={165 - 175}
This article historicizes journalism's present crisis of credibility as rooted in the criticisms of partisanship and commercialization that continually arose throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It then explores how the Internet, as the most compelling solution to this crisis, developed to meet very different needs than those of mainstream journalism organizations. Following this Internet analysis and Discussion is an investigation of the invasion and gradual acceptance of… 

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