REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett- Nick D'Aloisio, aged 17, who developed the smartphone news app Summly, displays the app as he poses for a photograph at offices in central London March 26, 2013.
Strengthening American Democracy
Darrell West and Beth Stone review challenges facing the news media in an age of political polarization. This includes hyper-competitiveness in news coverage, a dramatic decline in local journalism and resulting nationalization of the news, and the personalization of coverage. They present several ideas for nudging news producers and consumers towards more thoughtful and less polarizing responses. Read More ›