“I rely on Instagram. I’m usually on it, checking out photos and videos. So it’s a convenient way for me to also get the news. Instagram streamlines my news consumption. My schedule is hectic. But I don’t feel like I’m missing out on anything when I use Instagram.”
ticket salesperson | Winston-Salem, North Carolina
"I download apps on my phone from major news organizations like CNN and The New York Times. I get notifications and check out the different headlines. It’s a great way for me to stay on top of the latest news because I’m always on the go."
artist | Cumberland, Maryland
“I read our local newspaper, The Cumberland Times. It has a good mix of local and national news on a daily basis. I also ask my husband what he finds newsworthy — that way I have everything covered.”
photographer | Cumberland, Maryland
“I go on Facebook and check out the various news feeds. I find out what’s trending and go from there. It’s the best way for me to stay informed about current events. You can get a wide variety of news that way.”
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