OCTOBER 18, 2018

Episode 30 – Keeping Journalism Accountable

John Thornton from Texas Tribune and John Garrett from Community Impact Newspaper

This week, we sit down with John Thornton and John Garrett. John Thornton has an extensive background in early-stage software investment, and nonprofit journalism. He founded the Texas Tribune 10 years ago, which won a Peabody Award in 2017, and is now the nation’s largest statewide news organization. John Garrett is the founder and CEO of Community Impact Newspaper. He founded the paper with his wife in 2005, and it now distributes 2 million monthly newspapers to the Austin, Houston, Dallas and Phoenix metro areas. In the episode, we tackle integrity and accountability in media and journalism. Listen now!

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