“The vast majority of correspondents and photographers…are not thrill-seekers. These rare individuals believe that as journalists they have a responsibility to regularly put themselves at risk so others will be informed, enlightened or compelled to action,” writes Mark H. Masse in a piece published in The Indianapolis Star commemorating James …
Getty Images photographer John Moore recently appeared on PBS NewsHour to discuss what he has documented in Monrovia, Libera in the midst of the Ebola outbreak. Moore witnessed a weekend attack on a quarantine center and noted that the crowd took soiled mattresses and contaminated medical equipment from the center, …
Following the recent experiences of journalists in Gaza, the Poynter Institute republished its five tips for journalists who cover trauma. The list was originally published during Poynter’s 2009 webinar “Trauma Awareness: What Every Journalist Needs to Know,” which featured Heather Forbes from the Australian Broadcasting Association and was co-sponsored by …
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