Cost-cutting had readers' editor go at SMHFormer SMH editor-in-chief Peter Fray is now in America, where he's studying entrepreneurial journalism at City University in New York. Writing on CUNY's Medium profile, he muses about, among other things, his experiences on how the Australian media treats readers:

"I also know that despite the co-dependence of journalists and their readers (certainly from the journo side), many editors still have trouble seeing the relationship as an equal partnership or in fact one in which the audience should by rights have the upper hand.