The evolution of online news The 2011 national conventions of "Netroots Nation" and "RightOnline" attract bloggers and big name newsmaker-hopefuls to Minneapolis later this week. Midday discusses the current and future role of bloggers and online journalism as well as print and broadcast news media. Is there a difference between a blogger, a reporter and an opinion column? What is the future of newspapers and broadcast news reporting? What is the role of editors? What do news consumers want or need?11:00 a.m.
David Folkenflik: National Public Radio's media correspondent. Former reporter for the Baltimore Sun and the Durham (NC)Herald-Sun newspapers. Editor-in-chief of the University newspaper, the Cornell Daily Sun.
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards at the Commonwealth Club Planned Parenthood Federation President Cecile Richards speaks at the Commonwealth Club of California about the recent political storm focused on her organization. She also discusses the state of women's reproductive health care in the United States and how younger generations are becoming more involved.12:00 p.m.