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The investigative journalist who helped to break the MPs' expenses scandal fears the story may not have been as widely seen if it was published in 2018 due in part to so-called "filter bubbles". Heather Brooke, professor of journalism at City University, received acclaim for her work on the story, which ...
Editor's Note: In the following interview, for Acres U.S.A., Tracy Frisch interviews Carey Gillam about her first book: Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science. Gillam, a "Kansas-based journalist turned glyphosate geek" has been a reporter for over 25 years, 17 of ...

One of the province's most prominent investigative journalists has been ordered by Quebec Superior Court to reveal who leaked confidential information to her. Radio-Canada's Marie-Maude Denis was told, in a ruling handed down Thursday, that she must identify the sources she used for a story ... investigative journalist
Every year South African investigative journalists are recognised for their hard work when the winners of the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism are ... But never has it been clearer how important a free press, skilled investigative reporters and the support of brave editors is to a ... corruption
Cambridge Analytica expose: key revelations of investigative journalists. 10:00, 20 March 2018. World. 105. Comments. The UK Government has called on both Facebook and Cambridge Analytica to co-operate with an investigation launched by the UK's Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham, who will seek ...
In 2015, the World Health Organization deemed glyphosate—the world's most widely used herbicide and the primary weed-killing chemical in Monsanto's Roundup—a probable human carcinogen. (Image: Editor's Note: In the following interview, for Acres U.S.A., Tracy Frisch interviews ...

Slovak National Uprising Square on Friday. Police say Jan Kuciak's death was 'most likely' connected to his work. Photograph: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images. Tens of thousands of Slovaks have rallied to demand the resignation of prime minister Robert Fico's government following the murder of a journalist ...
Tens of thousands of Slovaks rallied in the capital, Bratislava, on March 9 to demand a thorough investigation into the killings of a journalist and his fiancee and to call for an end to corruption in the EU and NATO country. They were the largest demonstrations since the 1989 Velvet Revolution that brought ...
Thailand has a “strong investigative reporting culture,” said Prangtip Daorueng, an investigative reporter and a member of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. But attacks against freedom of expression in the recent years have been crippling. “Cruel April” and “Savage May,” as Thai ...
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 file photo, people take part in a silent protest march in memory of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova in Bratislava, Slovakia. In the wake of an unprecedented slayings of an investigative journalist and his fiancee, Slovakia turned in ...
Wauwatosa East High School graduate Jeremy Scahill returned to his alma mater on Wednesday for a ceremony in honor of his professional accomplishments. Scahill, is an investigative reporter, war correspondent, producer and author of the documentary based on The New York Times bestseller "Dirty ...
Jeremy Scahill — an investigative reporter, war correspondent and former UW System student — spoke Tuesday evening about the current state of the media and the importance of holding governmental organizations accountable. Scahill, an award winning journalist for the national security outlet The ...
The recent murder of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancee in Slovakia shook the country to its core. In his writings, Kuciak was uncovering connections between the Italian mafia group known as the 'Ndrangheta and the country's public administration. The Italian crime syndicate has been ...
The media fraternity is mourning the passing of veteran journalist, Teddy Seezi Cheeye, whose controversial career ended in a hit and run motorcycle (boda-boda) accident at Nakawa on Thursday. Recalling his journey in the newsroom, senior journalists say that Cheeye has left a mark in the journalism ...
Thousands of Slovaks are attending a national rally to honor an investigative journalist shot dead last week along with his partner. ... Roberti said the 'ndrangheta, based in southern Italy, might have killed investigative reporter Jan Kuciak and his partner in Slovakia because "there was no other way to ...
A specialist on organized-crime investigations since 1974, best-selling author and independent investigative journalist Dan E. Moldea has published seven ... Her partner for this investigation was Paul Lieberman, a respected veteran investigative reporter who worked in the New York bureau of the Los ...
Candles in memory of murdered investigative journalist Jan Kuciak are seen in Trencin, Slovakia, february 26, 2018. A group of 14 editors-in-chief of Slovak publications released a statement calling on the state to solve the case and help to safeguard journalists' work. President of Slovakia Andrej Kiska ...

“Despite the tolerant environment, some Slovak officials have expressed great displeasure with the work of investigative reporters such as Kuciak,” the Washington Post wrote in its report. “Among them are Slovakia's prime minister, Robert Fico, who in 2016 referred to some domestic journalists as “dirty ...
Five months after Maltese reporter and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed by a car bomb, another investigative journalist has been assassinated in Europe. Jan Kuciak, who was killed along with his girlfriend in Slovakia, had also been investigating business transactions on the island.
ProPublica Investigative Reporter, Topher Sanders, was invited to talk with Savannah State University students on Wednesday February 21, 2018. The topics that were ... great investigative journalist.” Sanders ended with his advice to any aspiring journalist who wanted to become investigative reporters.
(PRAGUE) — A Slovak investigative reporter and his girlfriend were shot dead in their home in an attack likely linked to his reporting on tax evasion, Slovakia's top police official said Monday. The bodies of 27-year-old Jan Kuciak and his partner were found on Sunday evening in their house in the town of ...
Mike Deeson might have retired from the local television news, but he isn't done with reporting. And he says he's following up on a story that he's chased since 2012: Does Sonya Little, the city's chief financial officer, live in the city as required by Tampa's charter? His company, Deeson Media, filed a lawsuit ...
For decades, Zwerdling was one of NPR's most essential investigative journalists, a familiar voice whose reportage could prompt policy changes and congressional inquiries. But, as he noted in an interview last year, when he was a freelance reporter getting recruited to the network, he didn't exactly expect ...
South African investigative journalists and civil society played a crucial role in bringing a country in the clutches of patronage networks back from the brink. ... But never has it been clearer how important a free press, skilled investigative reporters and the support of brave editors is to a ...
In 2016, reporters from The Indianapolis Star began publishing the "Out of Balance" investigative series that looked into years of sexual abuse allegations involving the USA Gymnastics organization. The investigation helped uncover the crimes of Larry Nassar, an athletic doctor at USA Gymnastics ...
Slovakian President Andrej Kiska has called for sweeping changes to the government or snap elections, following the murder of an investigative journalist that shocked the country, a call swiftly rejected by the prime minister. “I can see two solutions: a profound change to government or early elections,” ...
A Slovakian investigative journalist and his partner have been shot dead in an incident police say was linked to his work. Jan Kuciak died in a double murder that has stunned the small central-European country, which is unaccustomed to violent crime and attacks on the press. Tibor Gaspar, the head of ...
Investigative Journalist Sonia Shah will speak at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo on Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in UCB room 100. Shah has authored critically acclaimed books on science, human rights and international politics. Shah's talk centers around her new book, Pandemics: Tracking ...
Bringing Theater and Investigative Reporters to You. Here are the places ProPublica Illinois and Free Street Theater will be visiting. Will we see you there? by Terry Parris Jr. and Logan Jaffe, ProPublica, and Coya Paz, Free Street Theater. Feb. 23, 4 a.m. CST. Photo composite: Newsroom photo: Logan Jaffe/ProPublica ...
The origin of the infamous “fake news” phrase hurled back-and-forth between mainstream media outlets and President Donald Trump appears to have been uncovered by an investigative journalist. At a recent TedX Talk at the University of Nevada, investigative journalist and author Sharyl Attkisson ...
An award-winning journalist and author, Graff addressed a room of many students and staff members on topics surrounding the #MeToo moment in an event sponsored by the Northwestern University Women's Center on Jan. 19. Currently the managing editor of "The Monkey Cage" at the Washington Post, ...
Sharyl Attkisson (journalist) If you think the concept of "fake news" started with Donald Trump, you'd be wrong. As it turns out, so-called "progressives" got the ball rolling – and it came back to bite them. It didn't take long for the mainstream media to start trying to dismantle President Trump. On Inauguration ...
A prominent Myanmar investigative journalist charged with defamation refused to apologize for a social media post he wrote about U Wirathu though the prosecution offered to drop the case against him at a courthouse in Mandalay on Tuesday, RFA reported. Swe Win, editor-in-chief of the nonprofit ...
And in a rare twist for an investigative journalist, he capped his career by serving as lay minister to a Presbyterian congregation in Penn Hills. ... his father taught him how to file a Freedom of Information Act request — a technique of investigative reporters to obtain hard-to-access government records.
Investigative journalist Michele McPhee joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle to talk about her latest book, "Maximum Harm: The Tsarnaev Brothers, the FBI, and the Road to the Marathon Bombing" -- as well as her latest Newsweek article, "Whoever Built the Boston Marathon Bombs is Still on the Loose, ... is a long-term partner of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and worked on many projects, including the two most recent projects, Panama Papers and Paradise Papers. Their dramatic investigative series last year revealed how Colombian executive Alex Saab took ...
“Daniel Zwerdling, a veteran investigative journalist at NPR, has left the network amid allegations of sexual harassment. “At least two NPR staffers reported Zwerdling to human resources in November, according to sources close to the investigation. Employees filed in response to an invitation by NPR's top ...
David Cay Johnson is a Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter and the author of the New York Times Best Seller “It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America.” David is also the founder and Editor-in-Chief of DCReport.Org, a non-profit news service covering ...
For decades, Zwerdling was one of NPR's most essential investigative journalists, a familiar voice whose reportage could prompt policy changes and congressional inquiries. But, as he noted in an interview last year, when he was a freelance reporter getting recruited to the network, he didn't exactly expect ...
Robert Parry, a veteran investigative reporter who won journalistic awards in the 1980s for exposing CIA crimes in Central America, died January 27 at the age of 68 in Arlington, Virginia. Robert Parry. After more than two decades working for the Associated Press, Newsweek and the PBS TV news series ...
The M&G is a quality, investigative, political and comment news publication, based on a culture of editorial independence and excellence. Through our journalism, we strive to promote freedom, justice and equality. We stand in solidarity with the powerless and vulnerable and we continue to strive for a more ...
Regularly, this squeaky-clean column would never think of touching the likes of a well-endowed, bombshell adult film star. However, I must duly make an exception in the case of “award-winning,” triple-X actress Stephanie Clifford – commonly undressed by … I mean commonly addressed by her stage ...
Veteran investigative journalist Pat Booth - the man who investigated the Crewe murders and Mr Asia drug ring - has died in Auckland, aged 87. Mr Booth spent nearly 40 years at the Auckland Star and rose to editor, but is best known for his crusading on behalf of Arthur Allan Thomas, who was wrongly ...
Robert Parry, editor of Consortium News and a longtime investigative journalist, has died at age 68. (Photo: Provided by Diane Duston, Parry's wife, via AP) ...
Cape Town - A Sudanese journalist, who was arrested and released during the recent high bread price protests has painted a "depressing picture" of the "tough conditions" that journalists are working under in that east African country. In an interview with News24, investigative journalist Shawgi Abdel Azim ...
Prominent investigative journalist Carl Bernstein sounded an ominous warning about the Trump administration's moves to undermine the US Justice Department and the FBI amid the Russia investigation. Bernstein said the US had reached "a turning point" at the end of a day that saw the resignation of FBI Deputy Director ...
... Print; msg; wa; sms. Robert Parry Obit. Investigative journalist Robert Parry is pictured in Washington, DC, in February 1987. (AP Photo) ... After Robert Parry died on January 27, I asked another great investigative journalist, Seymour Hersh, for some words. “I ran into Bob more than three decades ago ...
The longtime investigative journalist Robert Parry has died at the age of 68. As a reporter at the Associated Press in the 1980s, he helped expose how the Reagan administration was secretly sending arms to Iran in what became known as the Iran-Contra scandal. Parry also revealed the role of the ...
Robert Parry, a longtime investigative journalist who was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 1985 for his Associated Press exclusives about the CIA's production of an ... After leaving the AP in 1987, Parry worked for Newsweek until 1990 and then became an investigative reporter for the PBS series "Frontline.".
After a prosecutor sang the praises of investigative reporting in a notorious sexual abuse case, Poynter reached out to one of the Indianapolis Star reporters who helped bring justice to the victims of USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Here are excerpts from our interview: ...


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