Europe's Largest Newspaper Publisher 'A Bankrupt Media Company Is Better Than a Government Funded One'

In a SPIEGEL interview, Mathias Döpfner, the 46-year-old CEO of Germany's Axel Springer, Europe's biggest newspaper group, discusses the press crisis in the United States, whether governments should subsidize ailing media and the future of journalistic quality on the Internet.
Interview conducted by Isabell Hülsen and Thomas Tuma.