TITLE

Going Online With Watchdog Journalism

AUTHOR(S)
Steiger, Paul E.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2008, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author reflects on the major transformations in investigative reporting. He has learned that there is no shortage of talented editors and editors eager for an opportunity to expose abuses of power, and many of them see little hope in carrying forward watchdog journalism at nonprofit news organizations. He says investigative journalism is transforming in the way it reaches its audiences, how news and information is gathered and distributed, and the topics on which it is focused.
ACCESSION #
31745567

 

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