The health of American democracy could be at stake.
Memberships, subscriptions and small donations are reducing reliance on big grants, but mainly for the outlets that were already flourishing.
Fixes for small pieces of massive problems show that overarching crises may be less hopeless than they appear.
Canada has a lot to learn from the U.S. about nonprofit news. Here's how nonprofit news organizations work in the United States. Spoiler alert: It's all about collaboration.
Instead of taking pride in how quickly they cover the same stories as everyone else, these organizations make public service journalism their top priority.
Without credible news and information, a healthy democracy is not possible.
Big cash infusions can give nonprofit journalism a much-needed boost. But the ailing news industry needs more consistent funding.