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European Parliament passes Fourth Money Laundering Directive

Members of the European Parliament have added their endorsement to the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive, confirming tougher rules to fight tax evasion and terrorist financing, including a few measures which were not in the European Commission’s initial proposed directive. 141 more words


Must See Monday 11/17/20

On November 17, 2014 I covered the Must See Monday event “The Best in Business Journalism”. James B. Steele awarded three outstanding investigative journalists with the 2104 gold, silver, and bronze Barlett & Steele Awards. 73 more words

Marikana miner lawyers to call for murder charge for Phiyega

Lawyers representing the families of miners killed at Marikana will soon call for top South African officials to be prosecuted for murder including police commissioner General Riah Phiyega and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, write… 360 more words

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Gary King: The Philippines — As U.S. Gives the Military Money and Troops

 As I left the Philippines on February 19 of this year, I learned that a friend was murdered, my sixth acquaintance who was killed extra-judicially by security forces.

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Military Madness

Truthdig: ‘A Country That Can’t Tell Its Terrorists From Its Journalists’

Posted by Alexander Reed Kelly   truthdig.com   March 14, 2014

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Sarah Harrison, an editor at WikiLeaks who has also worked with NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden, won’t return to her home country of England because she fears being prosecuted as a terrorist for seeking to influence her government. 514 more words


March 7 Session: Investigative sports reporters are like tornado chasers

Writer- Nick Erskine    Photographer- Nick Erskine

Investigative sports journalists Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports (in picture, left) and Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated (in picture, right) discussed how social media has changed the landscape of their business. 196 more words


New Tech Tools Transforming Journalism

By Masimba Biriwasha | Global Editor At Large | @ChiefKMasimba | February 27, 2014

The digital age is transforming the face of journalism, challenging journalists to tell stories in new and innovative ways.  460 more words