“In this time, when trustworthy news is under attack, somebody has to stand up,” he said.
“RIP Tom Wolfe,” wrote Julia Ioffe. “He would’ve been the perfect author to chronicle this age.”
The for-profit biweekly, which launched in February 1991, shut down Friday due to the industrywide decline in advertising, its owners said.
Reporting by The Times’ Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey and The New Yorker’s Ronan Farrow set off worldwide outrage over sexual assault.
The award, established in 1988, comes with a prize of $15,000.
Observers hope that Mark Ein’s investment will save the alternative local publication, which has been in financial trouble
“We’re in the middle of a large, historic thing,” Kalven said. “We could end up in a worse place rather than a better place.”
Since 1988, Levy has dedicated his career to one issue only: exposing Israel’s mistreatment of Palestinians in the occupied West Bank and Gaza.
The Committee to Protect Journalists met with Rep. Greg Gianforte, the Montana Republican who body-slammed Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs.
Sivan Rahav-Meir is probably the most visible Orthodox woman in Israel today. And she’s not afraid.