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Jun 13, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Today's sessions include panels on media ethics, investigative journalism & Rob Ford as well as social media and press freedoms.

Jun 13, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Today's sessions include a keynote by Adrienne Arsenault and Michael Hudson as well as panels on muzzling of investigative journalism, Whistleblowing, Wikileaks and Open Source Intelligence, the power of public radio and the evolution of investigative journalism in Canada.

Jun 13, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Today's sessions include a keynote by CBC's Peter Mansbridge and Carl Bernstein as well as panels on exposing corruption in Quebec, healthcare and investigative journalism, and advocacy journalism.

Jun 09, 2014 - Posted by Cecil Rosner

More than 300 people will attend this weekend's investigative journalism conference in Winnipeg called Holding Power to Account. It is being jointly organized by the CBC and the University of Winnipeg.

May 26, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

The Globe and Mail’s multimedia editor, Stuart Thompson, is leaving to join The Wall Street Journal as its senior interactive graphics editor.  

May 15, 2014 - Posted by Cecil Rosner

The early bird deadline for registration to the Winnipeg Investigative Journalism conference is May 16. See full details at www.winnipeg2014.ca

May 07, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Hidden cameras—by their very name—sound surreptitious, deceptive and the opposite of what journalism is supposed to stand for—transparency. But many journalists insist that hidden cameras are a legitimate investigate tool, not a gimmick of “gotcha journalism.” Associate editor Tamara Baluja reports—plus, check out a video on how hidden cameras are used at the CBC.

Apr 17, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Despite delays in getting an adequate response, the Regina magazine is making use of what documents it has obtained.  

Apr 16, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Toronto Star reporter Robyn Doolittle, one of three journalists who has seen the infamous video of Rob Ford allegedly smoking crack cocaine, is joining The Globe and Mail

Mar 11, 2014 - Posted by Tamara Baluja

Karen Kleiss, of the Edmonton Journal, and Darcy Henton, of the Calgary Herald, have won the 2014 Canadian Hillman Prize for their Fatal Care investigation into the deaths of children while in provincial foster care in Alberta.

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Investigative Journalism

Cecil RosnerInvestigative journalism aims to hold powerful institutions of all kinds to account, and it does so with a rigorous search for the truth. Cecil Rosner is managing editor for CBC Manitoba. He teaches investigative journalism at the University of Winnipeg, and is the author of Behind the Headlines: A History of Investigative Journalism in Canada (Oxford University Press).