Make us your home page

NIE Blogging Zone

Times Newspaper in Education

National Newspaper Week



The role of newspapers

Thomas Jefferson said, “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter." Newspapers tie the community together and form one of the most important underpinnings for democracy. Do you agree or disagree? Share your thoughts about the role of newspapers in society.

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 12:50pm]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours