• The orthodox history of the press argues that it was advertising that ensured press freedom from state interference and control.
  • Even with the new rebranding, editorial decisions such as the layout or supplements haven’t escaped the watchful eyes of its advertisers, who included: DFS, Emirates, Vodafone, Aldi and Volkswagen.
  • News organisations led by trust and informed by ethics instead of profits and advertising are alternatives that we badly need – let’s hope they flourish in the future.

    Source: https://leftfootforward.org/2018/01/the-only-way-to-save-journalism-is-to-cut-out-the-advertisers-heres-how-to-do-it/