May 2018

Today The Guardian US announces a partnership with The International Congress of Youth Voices to amplify the voices of young activists and writers from around the world ahead of a three-day summit in August. In its inaugural year, The Congress, founded by author Dave Eggers (co-founder of 826 National, an education organization) and nonprofit leader […]

Daphne Caruana Galizia was a Maltese investigative journalist and anti-corruption activist who was investigating Maltese government links to money laundering and tax evasion. She was killed in a car bomb close to her home last year. Speaking to Sophie Claudet on Euronews’ Global Conversation, her sons say outside foreign interests have, in effect, taken control […]

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s legal counsel, Khawaja Harris, started Thursday morning the cross-examination of prosecution’s star witness Wajid Zia in the Al-Azizia reference against Sharif family. Photo: file ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s legal counsel, Khawaja Harris, started Thursday morning the cross-examination of prosecution’s star witness Wajid Zia in the Al-Azizia reference against […]

Mr Nawaz Sharif, the former Prime Minister of Pakistan, addressed a Press conference in Punjab House, Islamabad on 23 May 2018 and said that the establishment (meaning Army and ISI) removed him from his post through judicial dexterity because he did not obsequiously follow their orders regarding the trial of General Parvez Musharraf. In the […]

<!– Social media Button BEGIN http://api.bit.ly/v3/twitter_tweet_button.js?login=utknightcenter&apiKey=%20R_31895f56351b3751b0727d8dcd829cec Tweet –> <!– Original Tweet Button http://api.bit.ly/v3/twitter_tweet_button.js?login=utknightcenter&apiKey=%20R_31895f56351b3751b0727d8dcd829cec Tweet –> The award-winning International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) welcomed seven Latin American journalists to its network. The journalists from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Dominican Republic and Uruguay are among 22 journalists selected as part of the global network that collaborates on […]

A display of snowmen and signs outside the University of Montana’s Gilkey Center on Monday urges the UM Foundation to divest from fossil fuels in its endowment. Reinvest MT, a student organization, is also trying to convince the foundation to move 5 percent of its portfolio into green investments. … read more at: http://missoulian.com/news/local/university-of-montana-foundation-invested-more-than-million-in-offshore/article_eb149a04-c398-5d4a-bc6e-40a659ede861.html

Musab Al Shawabkeh, Jordan, is an investigative journalist currently working as an editor and trainer for Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism. He participated in the ICIJ’s Panama Papers investigation. Before ARIJ, he helped establish the Investigative Journalism Unit in the Community Media Network (Radio Al Balad and the Amman Net website) which he led for […]

Nelfi Fernández Reyes, Bolivia, is an investigative journalist at El Deber newspaper. She participated in ICIJ’s Panama Papers investigation. She has graduate degrees in organized crime coverage and digital journalism and was a correspondent and a member of the U.N. Peace Missions in Haiti. In 2016, she was nominated for the Data Journalism Awards and […]

P Vaidyanathan Iyer, India, is part of the leadership team at The Indian Express, an English language daily newspaper, headquartered in Delhi. He participated in ICIJ’s Panama Papers investigation. He leads the national political and economic policy reporting team for the newspaper. Iyer specializes in reporting the political economy and investigates the link between politics […]

Alicia Ortega, Dominican Republic, is an investigative journalist known for uncovering corruption scandals. She participated in ICIJ’s Paradise Papers investigation. Ortega’s investigations have included: El Emporio no declarado del Zar del Metro and Caso Rodríguez Pimentel. The first, which resulted from an investigation that was part of the Panama Papers, led to the ouster of […]

Daphne Caruana Galizia was a Maltese investigative journalist and anti-corruption activist who was investigating Malta’s government links to money laundering and tax evasion. She was killed in a car bomb near to her home last year. Speaking to Sophie Claudet on Euronews’ Global Conversation, her sons say outside foreign interests have, in effect, have taken […]