Our industry has invested so much money in technology that perhaps it's time to invest in talent, in people.
In emerging democracies like Russia, in authoritarian states like Iran or even Yugoslavia, journalists play a vital role in civil society. In fact, they form the very basis of those new democracies and civil societies.
We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership.
We manage the fear, I manage the fear, but it certainly takes its toll, the strain does.
And I really believe good journalism is good business.
We do it because we're committed, because we're believers.
If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?
Because if we the storytellers don't do this, then the bad people will win.
What we do and say and show really matters.
And I believe that good journalism, good television, can make our world a better place.
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