Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World

20 November 2019 | By Zahra Hankir | Filed in: journalism.

Nineteen Arab women journalists speak out about what it s like to report on their changing homelands in this first of its kind essay collection, with a foreword by CNN chief international correspondent Christiane AmanpourInternational media coverage of the Arab world is dominated by the work of West

Hate Inc.: Why Today's Media Makes Us Despise One Another

20 November 2019 | By Matt Taibbi | Filed in: journalism.

Part tirade, part confessional from the celebrated Rolling Stone journalist, Hate Inc reveals that what most people think of as the news is, in fact, a twisted wing of the entertainment business In this characteristically turbocharged new book, celebrated Rolling Stone journalist Matt Taibbi prov

Bury the Lede

20 November 2019 | By Gaby Dunn | Filed in: journalism.

Twenty one year old Madison T Jackson is already the star of the Emerson College student newspaper when she nabs a coveted night internship at Boston s premiere newspaper, The Boston Lede The job s simple do whatever the senior reporters tell you to do, from fetching coffee to getting a quote fro

The Districts: Justice and Power in New York City

20 November 2019 | By Johnny Dwyer | Filed in: journalism.

An unprecedented plunge into New York City s federal court system that gives us a revelatory picture of how our justice system, and the pursuit of justice, really works A young Italian Mafioso helps get rid of a body in Queens In Manhattan, a hedge fund portfolio manager misrepresents his company

Permanent Record

20 November 2019 | By Edward Snowden | Filed in: journalism.

Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it down In 2013, twenty nine year old Edward Snowden shocked

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement

20 November 2019 | By Jodi Kantor | Filed in: journalism.

From the Pulitzer Prize winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein s sexual harassment and abuse for the New York Times, Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, the thrilling untold story of their investigation and its consequences for the MeToo movement For many years, reporters had tried to

The French Photographer

20 November 2019 | By Natasha Lester | Filed in: journalism.

Inspired by the incredible true story of Lee Miller, Vogue model turned one of the first female war photojournalists, the new novel by the bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress Manhattan, Paris, 1942 When Jessica May s successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the w

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

20 November 2019 | By Mike Isaac | Filed in: journalism.

In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley Award winning New York Times tec

More to the Story

20 November 2019 | By Hena Khan | Filed in: journalism.

From the critically acclaimed author of Amina s Voice comes a new story inspired by Louisa May Alcott s beloved classic, Little Women, featuring four sisters from a modern American Muslim family living in Georgia.When Jameela Mirza is picked to be feature editor of her middle school newspaper, she s

Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of ISIS

20 November 2019 | By Azadeh Moaveni | Filed in: journalism.

An account of thirteen women who joined, endured, and, in some cases, escaped life in the Islamic State based on years of immersive reporting by a Pulitzer Prize finalist Among the many books trying to understand the terrifying rise of ISIS, none has given voice to the women in the organization bu

Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators

20 November 2019 | By Ronan Farrow | Filed in: journalism.

In a dramatic account of violence and espionage, Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter Ronan Farrow exposes serial abusers and a cabal of powerful interests hellbent on covering up the truth, at any cost.In 2017, a routine network television investigation led Ronan Farrow to a story only whi

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

20 November 2019 | By John Carreyrou | Filed in: journalism.

The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion dollar startup, by the prize winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Hol