Source:975Matthew Mosk, AC Thompson, Jenifer McKim, Azmat Khan
Affiliation:ABC News, ProPublica, New England Center for Investigative Reporting, Al Jazeera America
Senior citizens neglected to death, coal miners struck with black lung and blocked from help, abused children whose cries go unheard, and forgotten creditors in a city's high profile bankruptcy mess. These are stories that often go overlooked until a reporter focuses the public lens on its victims. In this panel, reporters will talk about what makes a good story, provide tips on finding unheard victims, and discuss challenges about writing three-dimensional stories about situations that aren't always clear cut.