Stop and Seize
: Aggressive police take hundreds of millions of dollars from motorists not charged with crimes
. A multimedia investigation by the Washington Post.
posted by milquetoast
on Sep 7, 2014 -
It's time for a trip down the memory hole of the Internet. Investigative journalism still lives online, as Gawker
penetrates the mystery behind the man who was Goatse
(Surprisingly safe-for-work, though please heed the warnings in the actual article itself.)
posted by stannate
on Apr 10, 2012 -
The internet is killing the reporter,
or at least the investigative journalist. So says David Leigh
, the Guardian's esteemed dirty digger. But how right is he? Doesn't "the powerful global conversation", to quote the Cluetrain Manifesto
, give investigative journalism new hope. Rather than be centred around the reporter, can communities of interest unite to share and uncover the sort of information that was once the sole property of reporters like Mr Leigh?
posted by MrMerlot
on Nov 14, 2007 -