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Why do some people avoid news? Because they don’t trust us — or because they don’t think we add value to their lives?

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Why do some people avoid news? Because they don’t trust us — or because they don’t think we add value to their lives?

Nieman Lab - Joshua Benton

What if distrust is a smaller problem than the way news consumption leaves readers stressed, anxious, depressed, afraid, disempowered, and exhausted? The modern digitally connected human (Homo smartphonicus, identifiable by its trademark slumped shoulders and bleary eyes) has access to more news and …

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