The New Narrative speaks to what is working in our communities and documents the gifts local citizens bring to the story. What you see here signals the shift in thinking about the role journalism can take to build communities and make neighborhoods functional again.
It's time for a new compact between journalists and the public, says Peggy Holman, co-founder of Journalism That Matters and self-styled “one of many formerly known as the audience,” in her classic piece on the contribution journalism can make to bring our communities together.
Video with Peter, Peggy Holman and Anne Stadler on convening citizens and media to reframe the Cincinnati story. Food for thought for any community wanting to shift the conversation from the police blotter to the possibility of livable places with opportunities for our children.