Public radio’s efforts to track source diversity seen as path to addressing ‘deep problem’

KUT in Austin, Texas, along with Philadelphia’s WHYY, Seattle’s KUOW and San Francisco’s KQED, are all engaged in efforts to gather and analyze data on their sourcing in news reports or show segments.

Producers find Localore events help bridge divides

An AIR report argues that live events are important to public media to raise awareness and support and find crucial voices that may be missing from reporting.

Why work in public media?

Making a difference, serving the audience — people who work in public media explain why they devote themselves to the job.