The mission of journalism is to "comfort the afflicted and a

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The mission of journalism is to "comfort the afflicted and a

Unread postby rbruceo » Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:46 am

Ali Velshi of Al Jazeera America opens a piece with "Salty old reporters and editors like to quote the line that the mission of journalism is to 'comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable.' While that captures the spirit of a lot of great journalism..."

The mission of journalism is to "comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable." Where does that come from? What happened to reporting, who, what, why, when?
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