End of the DeadlineBehind the News ~ Book II
What of the Future?
End of the Deadline: the story of the imminent death of your favourite daily newspaper – and of nearly all the world’s independent free press. It describes the rise of the popular Press only a hundred years ago.
The book identifies the heroes who made newspapers great- and the tabloid muckrakers who helped bring them down.
It examines historic coverage of historic events – and reports on the deeds of power-corrupted press barons and their South African imitators.
This book seeks answers to what will become of the printed press and its journalists.
See what you think of these predictions.