To support the work of investigative journalists who probe behind the walls of secrecy erected by the government and powerful corporations to inform the public of unreported news and events directly affecting their lives.
An investigation into the money and politics behind climate change
The modern nuclear marketplace
This CIR/Salon investigation reveals that the system set up to protect whistleblowers has instead been used to punish them.
The Dick Goldensohn Fund makes small grants covering research, reporting and travel costs to freelance journalists working on international stories.
“You can’t kill a story by killing a journalist.”
How faulty science at the nation's crime labs is used to put people behind bars
The toxic chemistry of everyday products and what's at stake for American power
Exposing the flaws and unintended consequences of the campaign finance system
An award-winning PBS documentary series that gives a primetime spotlight to some of the most important investigative journalism in America.
"Nuestra Familia, Our Family" features interviews in prison and on the streets with family members and gang members opening up about their lives, painting a haunting picture rarely seen by the public.
Investigating the post-9/11 marriage of private data services and government anti-terror initiatives.
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