How to Talk to Your Family About the Coronavirus Pandemic
It’s been over a week since we shut down our weekly print edition at DigBoston. Did we let it get us down? Nah. We’ve become a digital daily. Pumping out more Boston area news than we’ve ever produced before.
Funding 100 local news articles covering Boston area communities during the coronavirus crisis
As shameless as it sometimes feels to celebrate awards, it’s also true that journalists are underpaid, underappreciated, and in some cases even relentlessly harassed because of their work.
Independent journalists from BINJ, DigBoston, and several other sites and papers will use the facilities, which we first conceived as an alternative to the hotel across the street where journalists from bigs like CBS and CNN enjoyed cozy press accommodations while the rest of us sat on the carpet in the lobby and fought over electrical outlets.
News from behind the editorial curtain plus support for Saul Levine
Seeking next group of working-class journalists
In November, I put out the word that DigBoston was looking for working-class Boston natives to write for us.
Specifically, I called for locals with three of the four qualities we look for in good journalists: ...