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Helping media with public subsidy was seen as great idea by nation’s founders

We have always subsidized the news industry because it’s a good idea, one that was revolutionary in the 1700s. Let us not lose sight of our history entirely. The current discussion in Congress about the proposed defunding of public television … Continue reading

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Does the Internet Make You Smarter?

Every time there is an increase in freedom and access to media (like the invention of movable type) average quality of the medium goes down, but society responds to the challenge with new institutions. That’s this generation’s challenge, writes Clay … Continue reading

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