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Global Journalist: Global Decline in Local News - Part 2

Jun 13, 2019

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Local and regional newspapers have dwindled all across the U.S. as print advertising revenues have shrunk.

But the U.S. isn't alone - there is a local news crisis all around the globe. In the second part of our series on the decline in local news with our partners at the Index on Censorship, a look at the problem in India, Poland and Argentina.

In these countries, traditional local news outlets face a host of problems: from populist governments to WhatsApp groups.


Joining the program:

Producer: Edom Kassaye

Visual editor: Megan Smaltz

Studio production: Trevor Hook