There is a very real feeling of being left behind, that corporate news ignores issues they care about, or is outright hostile to them.
I’m a little worried about the country segmenting itself into competing realities.
The value diminishes (this is bipartisan) when it crosses the line into advocacy.
Many reporters want to be public servants, but are dependent on Big Media.
This is a huge part of the problem. Snidely dismissing other voters' views as illegitimate, stupid, or meaningless. Same people get furious when Fox and Rush score huge ratings.