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Reporters, editors and photographers create real news. News you can trust.

The News Media Alliance believes the dissemination of information to the public to promote discourse and awareness is the lynchpin of any democracy.

Help show your support for the journalists – in local communities and across the country – who are working tirelessly to bring you real news.



The News Media Alliance has provided several resources for your use to raise awareness and promote the importance of supporting real news, including print and digital ads, campaign video, press release, Op-Ed by News Media Alliance President & CEO David Chavern, social media badge and infographics, and links to other Real News efforts.

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Op-Ed by David Chavern, President & CEO, News Media Alliance


The Three S’s of Fake News


Not Enemy of the People, Just Doing Our Jobs


Fake News: The Growing Phenomenon


Fighting Fake News


The Business of News in a Trump Presidency


When in Doubt, Blame the  News Media





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Download and share all four of our #SupportRealNews graphics, each featuring a memorable quote about the importance of journalism. Click the links below to open each graphic.


SRN-group-graphicsRadio – “When citizens can’t tell real news from fake, they give up their demands for accountability bit by bit.” – Naomi Wolf


Newspapers – “Journalism keeps you planted in the earth.” – Ray Bradbury


TV cameras – “In America the President reigns for four years but journalism governs forever and ever.” – Oscar Wilde


Editing – “Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.” – Daniel Patrick Moynihan




The Three S’s of Fake News [Infographic] 





Associated Press – Not Real News  weekly roundup


Wall Street Journal – The Faces of Real News short films


Dana Mattioli, M&A Reporter
John Carreyrou, Investigative Reporter


New York Times – The New York Times to Launch Brand Campaign on the Search for Truth and the Importance of Independent Journalism 

The Truth is More Important Now Than Ever (video)



Watch New York Times journalists talk about how they cover the news around the world.

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Watch Los Angeles Times Columnist Patt Morrison talk about the role of journalists in ensuring a healthy democracy:

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Baltimore Sun – Your Own Facts


Orlando Sentinel – Read Skeptically to Avoid Getting Fooled by Fake News 


LA Times –


Who’s to Blame for Fake news?


Want to Keep Fake News Out of Your Newsfeed? College Professor Creates List of Sites to Avoid


Inside a Long Beach Web Operation That Makes up Stories About Trump and Clinton: What They Do for Clicks and Cash


Having Google and Facebook Censor Content is No Way to Stop Fake News


Quartz – Bill Gates: “If anybody says we don’t need the media, that’s a little scary”


Wall Street Journal – Most Students Don’t Know When News Is Fake, Stanford Study Finds



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