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Editor’s Notebook: News media in transition is opportunity to shine
Shuyao Chen/Penn State University
Editor’s Notebook: News media in transition is opportunity to shine
Amid some hand-wringing about troubled times in the news industry, there could loudly be heard bell ringing for freedom of information, transparency, innovation and, most importantly, the declarations that, without journalists, society could be lost.

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