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Who guarded the Guardian? I did

Journalism cannot ignore the digital future

By Alan Rusbridger   May 2016

The Guardian Newspaper offices on York Way, north London ©John Stillwell/PA Archive/Press Association Images

This is a response to an article from Prospect’s April 2016 issue titled “Who guards the Guardian?”

In Washington, in April, I had a public conversation with Marty Baron, the tough, old-school Editor of the Washington Post, recently celebrated in the film Spotlight. The question came from the floor—how much longer can print survive? Baron shrugged and said…

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