Funding Accountable Media Through Reformed Taxation of Internet Giants

A deliberate project must begin, therefore, to rebuild what has been lost, whilst remaining crystal clear that what comes next cannot possibly be a simple re-creation of what came before.

For a long period it was not obvious whether the Internet would destroy local accountability journalism or simply transmute it. Twenty years after the creation of the web, it is increasingly clear that the final result was widespread destruction in many locales. A deliberate project must begin, therefore, to rebuild what has been lost, whilst remaining crystal clear that what comes next cannot possibly be a simple re-creation of what came before.

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