Executive director, Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma
Bruce Shapiro is executive Director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma, encouraging innovative reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy worldwide from the Center’s headquarters at Columbia University in New York City.
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When the state itself commits murder, how do you report on it? When the very officials entrusted with public safety are its worst offenders, what should journalists do? Come listen to these extraordinary journalists who have covered state-sponsored murder committed by officials from El Salvador, the Philippines, and Russia.
How should editors and reporters react when a journalist or a project goes off the tracks? We've all seen it: a respected writer turns out to have fabricated his or her work. A project seemingly built on solid reporting turns out to be poorly sourced and wrong. Sources mislead and manipulate, fact-checkers don't check, editors don't question. Here are case studies from Germany and South Africa that provide a needed warning on why we need to keep checking everything and making sure we do the best possible. Our profession depends on it
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