More PRs and Fewer Journalists Threatens Democracy
Posted: 10/4/2012 | By: Roy Greenslade | The Guardian
In his 2008 book, Flat Earth News, Nick Davies pointed out that there were more PRs than journalists in Britain.
Some four years on, there are even more PRs and still fewer journalists. Public relations, as the Financial Times's media editor, Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, reports today, "has become a big business."