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Deputy Managing Editor — ProPublica

Deputy Managing Editor @ProPublica and co-founder @DocumentCloud. Also former NBA star, etc. eric.umansky@propublica.org

We Want You to Help Report on the Red Cross

propublica.org — How one of the country's most venerated charities has failed disaster victims, broken promises and made dubious claims of success. Twitter Twitter Facebook Facebook volumelow Podcast RSS RSS Latest Stories in this Project Along with our colleagues at NPR, ProPublica has been reporting on the American Red Cross for the past two years.

Meet the Panama papers editor who handled 376 reporters in 80 countries

sbs.com.au — As the Panama Papers continue to embarrass leaders across continents, one thought has kept occurring to me: How the hell did the organizers pull it off? I mean, how did they corral hundreds of reporters? How did they make sense of so many documents? And, most importantly, how did they stay sane during it all?

Indian Railways 'water train' reaches parched Latur

moneylife.in — The Indian Railways on Monday dispatched the 10-wagon train carrying the precious liquid of life from Miraj in western Maharashtra for Latur city in the Marathwada region

Fire engulfs Bhiwandi building, many feared trapped

moneylife.in — IANS | 12/04/2016 10:40 AM | According to Thane Police, several people are feared trapped and efforts are on to rescue them A major fire broke out at a factory-cum-residential complex in Bhiwandi powerloom town of Thane district here on Tuesday, officials said.

Meet the Panama Papers Editor Who Handled 376 Reporters in 80 Countries

propublica.org — As the Panama Papers continue to embarrass leaders across continents, one thought has kept occurring to me: How the hell did the organizers pull it off? I mean, how did they corral hundreds of reporters? How did they make sense of so many documents? And, most importantly, how did they stay sane during it all?

What You Need to Know About the Latest Drone Revelations

propublica.org — Last week, The Intercept published a sweeping series of stories based on secret documents involving the U.S.'s drone strike program. We sat down with two reporters on the project, Cora Currier and Ryan Devereaux, to talk about what they found. Here are a few of the key takeaways: The U.S.

What ProPublica is Doing About Diversity

propublica.org — Like many news organizations around the country, ProPublica is working hard to increase the diversity of our workplace. That means creating and maintaining a newsroom that includes a broad array of social, ethnic, and economic backgrounds.

Biden’s Cozy Relations With Bank Industry

propublica.org — With Sen. Joe Biden joining the Democratic ticket, there's renewed scrutiny of Biden's connections to the credit card industry. Biden has been particularly cozy with MBNA, a financial services company from Delaware, and now a subsidiary of Bank of America. Over the past 20 years, MBNA has been Biden's single largest contributor.

Why is Qaddafi still a colonel?

slate.com — Last week Libyan leader Col. Muammar Qaddafi announced that his country would disclose and destroy its chemical, nuclear, and biological weapons programs. That leaves Libya with one remaining mystery: Why is Qaddafi still just a colonel? Because, Qaddafi insists, in Libya's utopian society, the people rule, so he needs no...

Department of Pre-Crime

motherjones.com — When Attorney General Alberto Gonzales held a press conference in the summer of 2006 announcing the arrests of seven young men for plotting to bomb Chicago's Sears Tower, he sounded defensive, his voice lingering a beat on each thing the men allegedly did. "Individuals here in America made plans to hurt Americans," he claimed.
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Aug 26, 2016

RT @SopanDeb: Trump hires ex-Christie aide that was fired due to unspecified ties to GWB lane closings:  http://nyti.ms/2cfpsRO  https://t.co/wMGUPVjHya

Aug 26, 2016

"I cried in my kitchen when read his poem in The New Yorker this summer, like probably everyone else who read it."  http://laist.com/2016/08/25/max_ritvo.php 


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