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CIJ Statement on US Daily Press Briefing
The CIJ is extremely worried by the news on Friday that President Trump's Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, had locked major media outlets out of the daily press briefing. This included CNN, the New...
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Inaugural Gavin MacFadyen Investigative Fellow Appointed
The CIJ is very happy to announce that the inaugural Gavin MacFadyen Investigative Fellow is Mexican investigative journalist, Irving Huerta.Huerta will work with the CIJ and Forensic...
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Investigative Journalist Wayne Barrett Dies
Wayne Barrett, investigative journalist whose career spanned four decades, died at the end of January from complications of interstitial lung disease, aged 71. He was best know for his work for the...
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The CIJ is Looking for a New Director
The Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) based at Goldsmiths, University of London, is seeking candidates to interview for the position of Director. The founder-director of the CIJ, Gavin...
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CIJ Trainer Crina Boros Remembers David Donald
David Donald, an American journalist, computer-assisted reporting (CAR) trainer and mentor extraordinaire lost a battle with mesothelioma at age 64. But his life cannot be simply measured in years. I...
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Seasons Greetings from the CIJ Team
Dear CIJ Family and Friends This year has been both very successful and very sad for the CIJ.  We held our second CIJ Logan Symposium in March for an audience of over 700 in the centre...
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Israeli Expulsion Threats Prompt Free Speech Concern
Thursday 22nd December 2016 The CIJ is deeply concerned with media reports from Israel that Antony Loewenstein's work visa and freelance press credentials will not be renewed when they expire in...
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CIJ Welcomes ECJ Ruling on IP Bill
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) today ruled against the UK government, declaring the indiscriminate collection and retention of electronic communications data permitted by the Investigatory...
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BskyB Deal Threatens UK Media Plurality
The Centre for Investigative Journalism opposes the potential takeover of BkyB by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and fully supports the National Union of Journalists' call for intervention...
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Remembering David Donald
It is with great sadness that we are writing to tell you of the death, from cancer, of our dear friend and colleague, investigative journalist and data trainer David Donald. David was diagnosed early...
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