State of Media http://kalw.org en The State of Media: Interview with Joaquin Alvarado from The Center for Investigative Reporting http://kalw.org/post/state-media-interview-joaquin-alvarado-center-investigative-reporting <p></p><p class="p1">Reporting difficult stories requires journalists to go beyond headlines and sound bites. Unraveling complex issues means taking the time to dig deep--to go beyond the obvious and try to piece together sometimes hidden and conflicting facts to tell as complete a story as possible.</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 01:03:33 +0000 Ben Trefny 37430 at http://kalw.org The State of Media: Interview with Joaquin Alvarado from The Center for Investigative Reporting The State of Media: Interview with Al Jazeera America international correspondent Sebastian Walker http://kalw.org/post/state-media-interview-al-jazeera-america-international-correspondent-sebastian-walker <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sebastian Walker cut his teeth as a reporter covering the war in Iraq. He worked as a stringer for Reuters and operated an English language newspaper with fellow young journalists.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"I</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">t was something that was criticized by a lot of more established journalists saying that without the relative experience reporting from that kind of a situation you really shouldn't be there, that's not the kind of risk worth taking," he tells&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KALW's Ben Trefny.</span></p><p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:30:33 +0000 Ben Trefny 35142 at http://kalw.org The State of Media: Interview with Al Jazeera America international correspondent Sebastian Walker