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Who is willing to fight for open government?

Last weekend, Lucy Dalglish, executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, gave a speech for the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies that raises some thought-provoking points about the role of news media in ensuring open government.

The text of her remarks is interesting reading, tracking the role and investment of traditional media in driving openness from government, courts and other institutions.

Hat tip to Romenesko for the link.