OCAD University Open Research Repository

Reimagining local news to fulfill its democratic function

Chaplin, Heather (2019) Reimagining local news to fulfill its democratic function. In: Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD8) 2019 Symposium, Oct 13-15 2019, Chicago, USA.


Download (9MB) | Preview
Official URL: https://rsdsymposium.org


The free press is not a newspaper. The function of the free press is to collect, process and share the news. Journalism can be viewed as the "system in a democratic system" - where, "if the system of journalism doesn’t function then the system of democracy can’t function."

Item Type: Conference/Workshop Item (Speech)
Divisions: Faculty of Design
Related URLs:
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2021 17:23
Last Modified: 20 Dec 2021 16:03
URI: https://openresearch.ocadu.ca/id/eprint/3246

Actions (login required)

Edit View Edit View