How to Be a Journalist


Every news story has a story. Go beyond the headlines with Libby Casey as she explains how journalists do their jobs.

Featuring
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Michelle Jaconi, Lauren Saks, Danielle Kunitz, Ross Godwin, Libby Casey
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Purple Project for Democracy logo

Featuring
Additional Credits
Michelle Jaconi, Lauren Saks, Danielle Kunitz, Ross Godwin, Libby Casey
Purple Project for Democracy logo
Purple Project for Democracy logo
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Everything you need to know about FOIA: How to be a journalist

December 14, 2017 | 3:58 PM GMT
The second episode of “How to be a journalist” looks at the Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA. Libby Casey talks to investigative reporter Kimbriell Kelly and database editor Steven Rich about how they use open records laws to get information from the government.