Will Ben Smith's new 'global' media empire include Indigenous news?
Native populations are growing, but Ben, as a newsroom leader, has in the past missed the trend and all the possibilities that go along with it.
I like Ben Smith.
I liked the news yesterday that he’s leaving The New York Times as its pithy media critic to start a new global media outlet with Justin Smith, the former chief executive of Bloomberg Media.
I liked Ben back when I met him in late-2006 when he was joining a start-up, scrappy journa…
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