Jack Fuller

Former Journalist

Jack Fuller (1946-2016) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who served as president and chief executive officer of the Tribune Publishing Company.

He was editor and publisher of the Chicago Tribune from 1989 to 1997. Fuller served as president and chief executive officer of the Tribune Publishing Company from 1997 to 2005.

He was a special assistant to the U.S. Attorney General in 1975 and 1976.

Featured Work

What Is Happening to News: The Information Explosion and the Crisis in Journalism

JUN 16, 2011 Podcast

What Is Happening to News: The Information Explosion and the Crisis in Journalism

Drawing on neuroscience, Jack Fuller explains why the information overload of contemporary life makes us dramatically more receptive to sensational news, while rendering the objective ...