What is constructive and dialogue-based journalism?
The last two decades have witnessed a decrease in the audience of the traditional media and journalism. With the upcome of social media, the citizens suddenly obtained access to alternative flows and sources of news and information – and in addition, the possibility of becoming not only receivers, but also contributors to the flow of news and information.
Furthermore, the nature of social media platforms provides the possibility of direct dialogue with sources and news providers. Thus stories become evolving – through dialogue and contributions from the public, stories get their own life and develop without the necessity of contributions from journalists. …