Reporting on injustice

  • Event: 2017 Jackson Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Jerry Mitchell of Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Feb. 11 at 3:00pm
  • Location: California Room
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

A veteran investigative reporter discusses where to find injustices, how to expose them and how reporting can help bring changes.

Speaker Bios

  • The stories of Clarion Ledger investigative reporter Jerry Mitchell have helped put four Klansmen and a suspected serial killer behind bars. His stories have exposed injustices and corruption, helping lead to investigations, exonerations, firings and reforms of state agencies. A 2006 Pulitzer Prize finalist and a 2009 MacArthur fellow, he is writing a memoir about his pursuit of civil rights cold cases. @jmitchellnews

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