Source:3189Pam Dempsey, Reade Levinson, Sarah Macaraeg, Maria Zamudio
Affiliation:Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting; Reuters; independent journalist; independent journalist
Move beyond routine stories about immigrants and immigration by digging deeper on key documents and data that might be new to you. You’ll learn where different datasets are located at the local, state and federal level as well as how to use alternative data sources to cover immigration. We’ll also discuss the ethical implications involved in covering such a hot-button topic. Regardless of where you live or work, you'll learn a variety of fresh story ideas and tips for producing watchdog stories about immigration that make a difference in your community.