Iain S Bruce: This is not a drill. The urgent need for transparency in our journalism

THIS just in: Journalism is a fundamentally arrogant, self-obsessed industry too wrapped up in its own legend to look at the world around it and adapt to sweeping change.

Or at least that’s what’s been interpreted as the view of US journalism professor, C.W. Anderson, whose new book, Rebuilding the News, lays a proportion of the blame for the ‘decline’ in the newspaper business on the hubris of traditional journalistic culture.

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