In this age of “deepfake” technologies and TikTok model velocity news, journalism is struggling with a crisis both of those at the institutional as effectively as unique concentrations, Ravish Kumar, senior journalist and recipient of the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay award, stated on Friday. Cautioning towards easy journalism, he stated it was up to the media to decide on among a pond and a sea.
“This is an age in which we are not data seekers, we are narrative seekers,” Kumar stated at a purpose organised to existing the Business enterprise Regular-Seema Nazareth Award for Excellence in Print Journalism 2019.
He stated although media institutions, in particular television news, could have failed to retain the have faith in of the folks, number of folks in the profession had been increasing their boundaries. “We have chosen our ponds and we are not ready to embark on a sea voyage,” Kumar stated, although