Monday, October 24, 2016

How Dan Rather Became the Only Good Newsman on Facebook - The Daily Beast

Insights from social media/journalism pioneer Dan Rather -- if you're among the 1.7 billion people using Facebook, check out his page here

 "My goal with this is not to convince anybody of any political persuasion. What I’m really hoping I’m doing is encouraging people to think—and I think it’s happening far more than I ever would’ve imagined. A lot of journalistic operations in print and online have begun slugging off their sleepwalking and started calling truth and lies as they see it. And not a moment too soon. It’s maybe even too late. What I worry about is moving into the post-truth era of American politics. God help us if we’ve moved into such an era."
How Dan Rather Became the Only Good Newsman on Facebook - The Daily Beast
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