Chapters 7,8,9 of We the Media were a little troubling for an aspiring journalist, yet at the same time reassuring. Let me explain. When I read about the news station that fired their employees for citizen based journalism my first reaction was, great, here comes another trend that is going to end newspapers once and for all. But when I thought about it more I realized that the convergence to online production has opened up so many more doors for journalists, like blogging or websites that allow anyone to contribute. In fact, we have realized a “freedom of the presses” that has never been seen in history. If you are interested in journalism, and you love to write, there will now always be a venue to perfect your craft.

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