Advice on investigative journalism (video)

July 30, 2009

Very simple and helpful video from Bob Woodward on the 3 ingredients of good investigative journalism:

  • Talking to people
  • Documents
  • Visiting the scene

How to investigate

July 30, 2009

Think something is unjust or unfair – or just curious to know why something happened or how something works? Are you saying “Someone ought to do something”? That someone is you.

Society is only as good as those individuals willing to stand up and ask questions of the people in charge. I’m guessing you’re one of those individuals.

As a seasoned battler with bureaucracy here are my top tips about what works and what doesn’t when it comes to finding things out. Read the rest of this entry »