As I was getting ready to leave work for a night at my hotel, I noticed a group of people were already gathered outside.
I asked the group if I could join them.
The group was a mix of journalists, political reporters, and other media workers, and they asked me if I wanted to be part of the conversation.
The newsrooms and newsrooms of the media are, for better or worse, the center of the world.
In 2017, for the first time in history, the newsroom and newsroom of the country are a single, unified space.
And I want to see this change continue.
It’s not about politics, but it’s about a broader shift in how the news industry operates.
So, with that in mind, I asked my colleagues if they would join me and a few others in talking about how we can change the news cycle, in our own way, to focus more on the stories that matter.
And then, to the surprise of many of them, I found myself joined by my colleague and friend, Ben Schreckinger, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, who is one of the foremost experts on news media.
And, he told me, the way we’re going about it is really important.
We need to look at what’s happening in the newsrooms, in the communities we work in, in places where we live.
And we need to take the information that we see, and we need that to be distributed to the communities.
And that’s what we’re starting to do, and that’s why the conversations that I’m having with people across the country, whether they’re reporters, reporters from different media organizations, or even just citizens who want to hear the news more, are so important.
And the fact that they’re happening is what I’m talking about.
I’ve always said that the news is a powerful tool, but I think we need the power to use it.
We can use it to get the stories right, to reach people who want it, and to inform them about the issues that matter to them.
And so, this is my conversation with Ben Schresner, who’s also the executive director of the news and opinion program at CNN.
I also wanted to talk to Ben about what he thinks about the way the media has shifted in the last couple of decades, and what he’s learned about how the new, digital-first news cycle can be used to improve the lives of people.
Ben Schrekinger: What I like about the media as a whole is that we are constantly learning and growing and learning, but at the same time, it’s always the same: What are we going to do next?
The news is still a very important part of life in America, but there are certain changes happening in how it’s being done.
One of those changes is that there’s a shift in the way that news is produced.
For the first several decades of the 20th century, news was largely produced on a farm, or by hand.
In the late 19th century and early 20th, there was a new wave of technology that allowed for a more efficient, more accessible way to produce information, and in doing so, increased the amount of information that was being disseminated.
But the most important change was the way it was being produced.
The new technology allowed for the creation of a more accessible, digital form of news, and so, the idea that the media could be produced in a factory is not a new one.
In fact, it was a very old idea, and one that existed for many centuries before it was adopted by newspapers and magazines.
But now it’s increasingly becoming a reality.
And when it does, it will have a profound effect on how we work, what we see in the world, and how we interact with each other.
And it is important that we take the lessons that we learn from the past and apply them to the future.
And in particular, one of those lessons is that what we do in the new digital era will affect how we get the news to people who need it most, and it will affect what happens when we’re looking at what is being reported.
So that is what is happening.
We’re not going to produce more of the same content, and not just that, but new technologies are changing the way our news is delivered to us, and changing how we share it.
That means we’re not just going to see more content, we’re also going to be able to deliver more information.
And this is the most exciting part of it.
What we are doing in 2017 is changing the process by which news is created.
What is produced now, when we are all working together in the same space, will be called the news.
We are now going to create a new, more transparent way to disseminate news.
And what this means is that instead of relying on traditional print newsrooms or traditional TV newsrooms to produce news, we