Commentary on media & culture by Jaci Clement, CEO & Executive Director, Fair Media Council

2020 Changed Our Lives and the News

If We’re Going to Make Changes, Let’s Make Them Real

The Ever-Widening Digital Divide

Investigation Urged into New Jersey’s Lack of Connectivity

Here’s a Hard Lesson for News Media in 2021

Power & Empowerment Go Hand in Hand

A New Era for Journalism May Begin Now

Everybody Seems to Love America. But They Can’t Explain Why

We’re Going to Need to Talk About This

It Was All About the News Itself

What News Needs Now is Less Technology, More Humanity

These Three Things You Can’t Ignore in this Moment in Time

In the Digital Age, the Difference Between News & Widgets Seems to be Lost

A Seemingly Endless Election Night Revealed Far More About News & Our Future 

A few timely tips to get you through the 2020 elections

It Happened Today, and It’s About Tonight’s Town Halls with the Presidential Candidates

Here’s where the view from Long Island meets climate change head-on.

Here’s how kids send a message.

That one-dimensional news cycle comes with consequences.

Let’s take a moment to remind you who’s responsible for what, starting with the FCC.

What every newsroom should be asking right now

The role of the journalist is up for debate.

Or is that Redundant?

Straight talk on what’s in your news. An “Ask a CEO” interview by Greg Demetriou, Lorraine Gregory Communications

Whatta week this has been.

The coronavirus pandemic has turned news coverage upside down

The consequences of churn

People trust people, not institutions.

If geography is destiny, media is biology.

Designed for You, Your Friends & Family

It seems the news has finally arrived. 

Today’s news is highly repetitive and available on demand. Here’s the thing: You get to decide when to demand it.

Tips for dealing with news during the coronavirus pandemic.

About Jaci

Jaci Clement earned her first byline in a daily paper when she was in the fourth grade. She’s been working for and with media ever since. 

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