05/21/2018
Last month, an Illinois judge ordered the unsealing of a majority of the court records filed in the high-profile murder trial of former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who fatally shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in October 2014.  
05/17/2018
On Thursday, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press announced that Katie Townsend has become the organization’s legal director. In this role, she will oversee the Reporters Committee’s legal services portfolio, including its...
05/10/2018
Be calm. Be fair. Be accurate. This is how you do this.   That’s the advice that journalist Emily Steel said she received from The New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet before a tough interview with a source while she was...
05/10/2018
"She is really, truly interested in hearing the perspectives and ideas on any given subject from every voice you can find, and she won’t rest until she’s heard them all."    That’s how Florentine Films...
05/10/2018
After decades on the air, his was a voice that needed no introduction. Yet every newscast began the same way:   "This is All Things Considered. I’m Robert Siegel."   As National Public Radio’s senior...