Globe in Crisis
Friday, June 12, 2009
What’s playing out in Boston is a familiar drama: the sad spectacle of the slow death, by bleeding, of a venerable patriarch. The Globe’s crisis is on one hand remarkable because the paper has been a New England institution and an indispensable element of the democratic process for 137 years. But on the other hand it is but the latest victim of industry-wide pandemic. Boston Phoenix media critic Adam Reilly on the death throes.
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