Featured journalist: Brent Goff
We are pleased to announce that Thursday's featured journalist goes to Brent Goff, based in Berlin and broadcasting in English for viewers arond the globe as a news anchor with Deutsche Welle TV, as well as the host of the impressively comprehensive AGENDA with Brent Goff.
Goff got his start in news, however, as a radio news reporter and anchor at an AM station, later working for NBC and ABC local affiliates as well as CNN in Washington, DC. Nowadays he reports on international heavyweight headlines as the host of Agenda. Peruse his portfolio, and you will see the fruit of this work: In one edition, his coverage includes pro-EU riots in Ukraine, child euthanasia controversy in Belgium and press freedoms being rolled back in Africa; in another, an analysis on criticisms of Germany's export-led economy as damaging to the rest of the world. As for the overall subject of journalism, he writes, "We are all writers on a shared book of knowledge, information, history & ideas. Our job: give content to the book & ensure it's never closed." Sage words from someone who knows. Keep sharing, Brent!