At some level, we have to ask a lot more of audiences in this new world. People will have to be more literate about how media work, and more willing to go deeper on their own. Most of all, they'll have to be relentlessly skeptical. They'll need help from trustworthy news organizations and from self-designated editors who point to the good stuff.
( Source: The Guardian | Call me an optimist, but the future of journalism isn't bleak )
In the 5+ months from this story, seems things are looking less bleak.