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The Future of Reliable News

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John Micklethwait is one of five top editors in American journalism, along with Dean Baquet of The New York Times, Gerard Baker of The Wall Street Journal, Martin Baron of The Washington Post, and Nicole Carroll of USA Today. In February 2015, after a decade as editor-in-chief of The Economist, Micklethwait took the top job at Bloomberg News and began a gradual shakeup of that giant, mostly digital, news service. Earlier this month, in the company’s magazine flagship, Bloomberg Businessweek, he ventured a spirited essay on The Future of News.  Quality journalism, he says, is coming back. With becoming humility,