‘Newspaper staffs at 34-year low. And news execs want us to pay for crappier ‘content’?’

An update on the U.S. newspaper industry:

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Alan Mutter, writing at Reflections of a Newsosaur, put it succinctly:

The number of journalists working at U.S. newspapers today is at the lowest point since the American Society of News Editors began its annual newsroom census in 1978.

Continue reading:

http://www.scholarsandrogues.com/2012/04/09/newspaper-staffs-at-34-year-low-and-news-execs-want-us-to-pay-for-crappier-content/

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