TITLE

Should Local Voices Bring Us Foreign News?

AUTHOR(S)
LARSEN, SOLANA
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the feasibility of employing the services of local journalists in providing foreign news to international media networks. He claims that local journalists could provide a better account of the news as they know their language and their country well. The idea is supported by BBC global news director Richard Sambrook.
ACCESSION #
55009005

 

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