Warren Fernandez

Warren Fernandez is editor-in-chief of The Straits Times and also president of the World Editors Forum

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Opinion | Credible media vital in fight against coronavirus and epidemic of fake news

At a time when the public are most in need of critical information, many newsrooms, hit by shrinking revenue streams, are finding it harder to deliver on their mission – with grave implications for society

10 Apr 2020 - 11:37AM

At a time when the public are most in need of critical information, many newsrooms, hit by shrinking revenue streams, are finding it harder to deliver on their mission – with grave implications for society

Credible media vital in fight against coronavirus and epidemic of fake news
Opinion | Will fake news save journalism? Media must continue innovating, because real news is still necessary for real democracy

Worldwide, new forms of financial and institutional support will be necessary to sustain public interest journalism. These must be independent to ensure government accountability and maintain democratic participation.

28 Sep 2019 - 6:57AM

Worldwide, new forms of financial and institutional support will be necessary to sustain public interest journalism. These must be independent to ensure government accountability and maintain democratic participation.

Will fake news save journalism? Media must continue innovating, because real news is still necessary for real democracy