About half (48%) of U.S. adults say they get news from social media “often” or “sometimes,” a 5 percentage point decline compared with 2020. More than half of Twitter users get news on the site regularly.
Looking at respondents to 2020 and 2021 surveys reveals differences in vaccination rates based on where people turned most for COVID-19 news.
In just five years, the percentage of Republicans with at least some trust in national news organizations has been cut in half.
This story, plus Facebook criticizes reporting on leaked documents, a look at why Chicago Public Media and the Chicago Sun-Times are exploring a merger and more, all in today’s media headlines.
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