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Crosscurrents

The State of the Media: Interview with veteran Bay Area journalist Tim Redmond

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With so many media options to choose from, some older forms are getting less attention. So how are these changes reshaping what news we read, see, and hear? In our 'State of the Media' series KALW’s Ben Trefny is exploring this idea with Bay Area media makers. Today, he spoke with Tim Redmond, who recently left the San Francisco Bay Guardian after more than three decades with the paper.

TIM REDMOND: “I've always believed that democracy can't exist without reporters. We need reporters."

For more information, go to Tim Redmond’s blog.

Click the player above to listen to the full interview.

Ben handles daily operations in the news department, overseeing the editorial and sound engineering teams, delivering daily newscasts, producing the nightly news and culture show Crosscurrents, and supervising special projects including KALW's Audio Academy training program.