"I realised while I was in university that I didn't really want to write about other people; I just wanted to write music."
How far can a degree in comparative religions really get you?
A last-second joke addition to a lineup exposed a fair bit about clickbait, the state of journalism, how news is shared, and affection for a dead gorilla.
In Cambodia and across the remote forests of the world, a rising boom in the illegal sale of wood, land, and minerals has turned the environmental beat into a new kind of conflict journalism.
The growing inability of words to have meaning.
I guess that's what you get when you try to investigate separatist movements on a tourist visa.
Earlier this year Chris Shearer hopped a flight from Melbourne to ISIS-ravaged northern Iraq, where he hoped to learn the ropes of war journalism.
The former St. Paul's student was out on bail after his conviction last summer. Then I ran into him on the train and got mixed up in his case in a way I could never have imagined.
An interview with Italian MP Claudio Fava, deputy president of the parliamentary Anti-Mafia Commission.
Libby is the founder of On Our Radar, a platform that allows isolated communities to share their experiences with the world.
You might call me a poster boy for an era of darkness, delays, denials, and intimidation under President Barack Obama.
Heather Brooke is an award-winning journalist who played a vital role in exposing the 2009 MPs' expenses scandal. We asked her for her take on the film.
Every day, the reporters of JINHA navigate bombings, kidnappings, shootings and imprisonment.
Remembering the life of Hans J. Massaquoi, who managed to survive under Hitler's regime.
The Presidential candidate is using opinions manufactured to annoy people to back up his actual arguments.
Brutal accidents, long hours, and little sleep. Very few photojournalists want to do what Victor Biro does on most nights.
Speaking to callers on my BBC Asian Network phone-in show, it's clear that inflammatory headlines only serve to marginalise Britain's Muslim community.
Even for a professional, movie-fuelled disassociation is inevitable when covering TIFF.
It was common practice for the Email Police, as we called them, to reject my incoming and outgoing messages. I once had all of my emails rejected for 72 hours straight – emails that said things like, "I love you mum," and "I'm going outside for a walk."
Do we have a responsibility not to share those videos of the journalists in Virginia being killed? Or is the publicising of horrible images the only way real reforms can occur?
They were shot, faced mock execution and were left to rot in jail because they were travelling with a group of rebel fighters on the way to investigate an oil company.
In early June, Michael Lansu was laid off from the Chicago Sun-Times after almost two years keeping tabs on the Windy City's notorious gun violence.
My dad was a journalist when he was kidnapped by Islamic militants in Beirut in 1985, three months before I was born. But it's American laws that have made figuring out what happened a nightmare.
Anas Aremeyaw Anas is the controversial Ghanian investigative journalist who's broken dozens of stories of corruption and organised crime in West Africa. He's also the subject of a new documentary called Chameleon by Ryan Mullins.