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Craigslist founder donates $1 million to journalism nonprofit ProPublica

Mar 01, 2017( VentureBeat: http://venturebeat.com/ Delivered by Newstex) Craig Newmark, the founder of Craigslist, announced a $1 million grant to investigative journalism nonprofit ProPublica through the Craig Newmark Foundation. Newmark, who's website rose as classifieds revenue for newspapers plummeted — not a coincidence — called 'trustworthy' journalism 'the immune system of democracy' in a press release this morning. 'As citizens we can only make informed decisions when we have new

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