The DeWitt Wallace Center for Media & Democracy is Duke University’s hub for the study of journalism. We study the interaction between news media and policy; we support watchdog and accountability reporting in the U.S. and around the world; and we teach about the media’s role in democracy.

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Safeguarding Local Journalism

Professor Philip Napoli explained his research's role in preventing news deserts in a four question feature in UNC's "Spotlight on Research" series.

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The Story of DeWitt Wallace: The Original Aggregator

The Legacy of DeWitt and Lila Wallace