Rethinking Crime Reporting; The Economic Impact Of Remote Work

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The journalism industry is wrestling with the consequences of the crime beat, and the disproportionate impact it can have on communities of color. Mike Rispoli, news voices director of the Free Press, talks about his call for tearing down and rebuilding the crime beat. And, The Atlantic's Derek Thompson explains the long-term implications of remote work and what prohibited it from being as widespread in years past. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Feb. 1, 2021, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on February 1, 2021.


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