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The Rise and Fall of A Romanian Media Mogul

Radu Mazare pioneered independent journalism in the early days of post-communist Romania. But his excessive craving for fame, wealth and power led to his downfall….

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Journalism Has to Reinvent Itself

An interview with Maria Teresa Ronderos How should philanthropies with limited resources act to stem the tide of a global recession in independent journalism? In recent…

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What Happens Inside the Media Industry Is a Big Unknown

Interview with Umar Cheema, an investigative journalist working with The News in Pakistan Umar Cheema is a talented Pakistani investigative reporter currently working for The News,…

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Hay que investigar al poder corporativo, al medio ambiente y el uso de algoritmos

Entrevista con la periodista peruana Nelly Luna Amancio, cofundadora de Ojo Público Nelly Luna Amancio es la cofundadora y editora general de Ojo Público en…

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Advice: Investigate Corporate Power, Environment and Algorithms

Interview with the Peruvian journalist Nelly Luna Amancio, co-founder of Ojo Publico Nelly Luna Amancio is the co-founder and editor of Ojo Publico, an independent, non-profit…

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Yong Jin Kim: Nonprofit Investigative Journalism Is the Answer

Interview with the investigative journalist Yong Jin Kim of South Korea Around the turn of the millennium, Yong Jin Kim organized and led the first…

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Bopha Phorn: I Love Chasing Hidden Information

Interview with Bopha Phorn, Cambodian investigative journalist Bopha Phorn is a stringer for the Voice of America (VoA) Khmer language service and a part-time lecturer…

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Helena Bengtsson: Bringing People Back to Facts, Our Biggest Challenge

Interview with Helena Bengtsson of the Guardian in Britain, previously the database editor at Sveriges Television, Sweden’s national television broadcaster. Helena Bengtsson is the editor of data projects at…

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Paul Myers: News Organizations Should Not Be Intimidated

Interview with BBC’s Paul Myers Paul Myers joined the BBC in 1995 as an information researcher. In time, with the growing significance of the internet, Mr…

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Internet Is Censored in Two-Thirds of the World

Many believe the Internet equals freedom of information. Recently, that has been less and less the case. Maung Saung Kha, a 23-year old poet from…

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