Read This: David Simon on the Necessity of Beat Reporters

David Simon Press CardDavid Simon (you might remember him as the creator of The Wire…) writes about the importance of beat reporting in understanding stories, and why Baltimore's murder statistics are deeply flawed (and dangerous).

This is one of the reasons I've gotten out of the tech press business, it applies even moreso to general news: Continue reading "Read This: David Simon on the Necessity of Beat Reporters"