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posted 04/16/2021
LA Times reporter Marissa Evans shares tips for mining public records — and you don’t have to be a geek to do it.
posted 04/15/2021
Dan Diamond of The Washington Post, Neil Bedi of ProPublica and Kathleen McGrory of the Tampa Bay Times share strategies for getting big projects noticed.
posted 04/01/2021
How three reporters are approaching their coverage.
posted 02/11/2021
“It’s long awaited,” said Mayra Alvarez, president of The Children’s Partnership. “It’s filling us with hope.”
posted 01/25/2021
In the future, pediatricians may turn to biomarkers to flag dangerous levels of stress in children.
posted 01/07/2021
Reporters from around the country share their strategies.
posted 12/23/2020
Will a Joe Biden presidency lead to real gains in the number of kids with insurance? After COVID-19, the unmet needs among kids will be immense.
posted 12/08/2020
Aaron Williams, formerly with The Washington Post and now with Netflix, shared a behind-the-scenes look at some of his most innovative projects.
posted 12/03/2020
Easily searchable, online databases don’t always exist. These three news reporters created their own — and so can you.
posted 11/13/2020
As the Supreme Court considers a challenge to the landmark law, a new study reveals important benefits for low-income women.

Giles Bruce's Blog

LA Times reporter Marissa Evans shares tips for mining public records — and you don’t have to be... more »
posted 04/16/21
Dan Diamond of The Washington Post, Neil Bedi of ProPublica and Kathleen McGrory of the Tampa Bay... more »
posted 04/15/21
How three reporters are approaching their coverage. more »
posted 04/01/21

Giles Bruce's Work

The initial statistics shocked me. It turns out, I hadn’t seen anything yet.
Do Indiana parents now really mistreat their kids more than their counterparts just about everywhere else? Many experts say no.
Kateri Whiteside looked at the pictures of her six kids on the wall: boys and girls, from toddlers to adults. She hasn't seen some of them for years.