The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

Laurent Richard

Laurent Richard is a French award-winning investigative journalist and 2017 Knight-Wallace fellow. He is co-founder of the highly reputed inquiry magazine Cash Investigation broadcast on French public television. Richard worked on many fields such as Iraq, Palestine, Kashmir and has also investigated multiple corporate sectors such as “big tobacco”, pharmaceutical companies, financial institutions… Laurent Richard is the co-author of the book Reporting Is Not a Crime. Stand Together Against Censorship, (Informer n’est pas un délit, ensemble contre les nouvelles censures).

Symposium Event
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Forensic Journalism

If the intention behind violence and persecution towards journalists and whistleblowers is to keep their stories from ever getting out, and send a warning to others who may be considering researching similar areas, how best to protect the ultimate prize of investigative journalism: important stories?
Founder at Forbidden Stories