50% of U.S. Teens Are Getting Their News From YouTube, But Not From News Organizations

Common Sense and SurveyMonkey found that celebrities, influencers and personalities were their sources more often

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Teens getting the majority of their news online shouldn’t come as a surprise, as the days of reading a physical newspaper or settling in front of the television for the evening news have long passed. What does come as a surprise, however, is the online sources teens are turning to for their news.

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