Posts by Geneva Overholser

About Geneva Overholser

Geneva Overholser holds an endowed chair in the Missouri School of Journalism's Washington bureau. She is a former editor of the Des Moines Register, ombudsman of the Washington Post and editorial board member of the New York Times.

Action Steps: Ensuring that Journalism in the Public Interest Survives

In a related article on Poynter Online, Geneva Overholser proposes: "To all who anguish about the prospects for journalism, here is an invitation: Let us turn our energy toward possibility." The following is an excerpt from her report for the Annenberg Public Policy Center.I. Corporate realities: … Read More