News never made money, and is unlikely to | Jack Shafer

Neal Carr ’13 The American newspapers of the 1820s and early 1830s were creatures of political parties, edited by zealots. Essentially propaganda sheets, these newspapers were “devoted to winning elections,” as Baldasty wrote well before (1992) the Web invasion. Born in the early 1990s, I’ve practically grown up expecting that the demise of newspapers was right […]