Well, it turns out I am not a journalist. Fortunately, you don’t need me to be a journalist, because we have a magnificent crop of people – locally and nationally – who are doing a truly fantastic job. This is a golden age of journalism, enabled by the Internet, which can bring the finest minds in the world to us instantly, and often for free.
See our new Journalism Page for a list of local and national journalists and publications who will give you a decent idea of what’s really going on. It’s not a pretty picture, but it is a picture we can see with our own eyes, thanks to the intelligence and labor of these people and organizations. [Read more…]