Amanpour and Company

One Hedge Fund Guts Local Newsrooms

Clip: 10/20/2021 | 17m | Video has closed captioning.

To explore the inner workings of America’s newspapers, journalist McKay Coppins has been investigating the hedge fund Alden Global Capital and its years-long work gutting newspapers. Coppins' latest piece for The Atlantic is titled “The men who are killing America’s newspapers,” and he speaks with Hari Sreenivasan about the destructive impact of all this on American communities.

Aired: 10/20/21

Rating: NR

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