Report suggests increased danger to journalists

More than one in five TV news directors says there had been an attack on their newsroom employees in 2021, according to a RTDNA report released this week.

“The bigger the market, the more likely that there have been attacks, with nearly a third of news directors in top 25 markets reporting attacks. While that’s lower than last year, news directors in markets 101 and smaller reported increases in attacks compared to 2020. Journalism is most dangerous in the West and then Northeast — less dangerous in the South.”

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