Paula Todd on Muck Rack

Paula Todd

Toronto and New York
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  crime, education, equality, internet freedom, broadcasting, lgbt, mental illness, human behavior, misogyny, internet culture, free speech, cyberbullying, cyberabuse, utopia, aggression, investigative journalism, depression, teaching journalism, rape and death threats, freedom of expression, cyberstalking, sexual extortion, fairness, internet law, serial killing, access to information, rip trolls, violence, psychology, social media
Doesn't Cover: mushroom growing, drag racing, celebrity/fashion fusion features

Investigative journalist, author, lawyer and Seneca@York transmedia prof. Almost ABD in digital communication.

Read Full Bio →


Paula Todd is an investigative journalist and best-selling non-fiction writer, and a professor of broadcast, print and digital journalism. She is also a lawyer and a frequent speaker on digital behavior and influence, journalism, literacy and freedom of the press.
Todd’s latest book EXTREME MEAN:...

What was your first job as a journalist?

The Toronto Star, Reporter

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! An electronic one and a manual one once at the museum

How is social media changing news?

Challenging timeliness, accuracy, real people interaction, censoring through cyberabuse, exposing us to great artists