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“Bhumika Can Speak For Herself” using AI technology
4 years ago

“Bhumika Can Speak For Herself” using AI technology

This story was funded by the J-Source Patreon campaign By Tamsyn Burgmann Bhumika Shrestha gazes ahead with attentive eyes, shifts in her seat and awaits the first question: “Did you always know you are transgender?” She takes in the question…
Film exposes role of Ugandan newspapers in persecution of LGBTQ community
5 years ago

Film exposes role of Ugandan newspapers in persecution of LGBTQ community

Queer Ugandan filmmaker lives in fear for his life, but is determined to keep telling stories from one of the most dangerous countries in the world for the LGBT community.
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Ryerson journalism prof navigates censorship while teaching in China
5 years ago

Ryerson journalism prof navigates censorship while teaching in China

Ryerson professor Anne McNeilly wasn’t sure what to expect when she travelled to China last spring to teach media ethics and news reporting.
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What will sustain investigative journalism?
5 years ago

What will sustain investigative journalism?

An investigative journalism conference hosted by Veritas foundation highlights collaboration as an important investigative tool.
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Turning news into a graphic novel
5 years ago

Turning news into a graphic novel

By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor Marc Ellison was standing near a village in Tanzania’s Mara Hills, working on a story about a safe house for girls escaping from female genital mutilation, when one of the activists told him there were…
Using news as humanitarian aid for refugees
5 years ago

Using news as humanitarian aid for refugees

  By Nicole Williams, IRB Reporter  Migrants fleeing Syria face an incredibly dangerous and chaotic journey. Most make the journey with very little reliable information about where to go, what to do and how to do it. A non-profit website, …