Former journalism student Theodore Andersen (’16) reports on how the East Bay community college district may have skirted conflict-of-interest rules. The story was reported with help from the IRP.
2015-16 IRP fellow Steve Fisher reports on the expensive way to get out of immigration detention in this story for Mother Jones.
In this piece for Newsweek, 2015-16 IRP fellow Steve Fisher reports on the plight of young adults from Central America, who fled to the U.S. as children and now face deportation and gang violence back home.
IRP’s new managing editor, John Temple, writes in The Atlantic about how he used the Internet to track down the man who saved his parents in Budapest during World War II.
Los Angeles Times reporter Paige St. John and students in the Investigative Reporting Program produced a three-part series about the Planned Parenthood videos, First Amendment issues, Daleiden’s legal troubles, and the videos’ effects on the fetal tissue market. UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism student Ted Andersen reports for the Columbia Journalism Review.
In this article for Univision Noticias, IRP Fellow Anabel Hernandez reports on how legal documents and witnesses accuse a former Attorney General and two top prosecutors of committing irregularities to prop up the “historic truth” about the disappearance of 43 students.
In this article for the Los Angeles Times, investigative reporting students at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and Times reporter Paige St. John report on unpublicized video footage taken by anti-abortion activist David Daleiden. The story is a collaboration between the IRP and the Times.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that UC Berkeley faculty members have stepped forward to condemn the university’s handling of yet another campus sexual harassment case. This article was prepared in conjunction with the IRP.
In an exclusive report in The Virginian-Pilot, IRP Fellows Mike Hixenbaugh and Jason Paladino reveal through a classified document that the Super Stallion helicopter, the workhorse of the Marine Corps, is in alarmingly poor condition. This report comes soon after two Super Stallions collided off the coast of Oahu, killing 12 marines.
In this story for The Washington Post, the IRP’s Abbie VanSickle writes about a new GAO report critical of the U.S. government agency tasked with placing thousands of Central American children into communities as they await immigration court decisions.
In an interview broadcast on Telemundo and in an article for the Los Angeles Times, the wife of Mexican cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman talks to IRP Fellow Anabel Hernandez about how she’s afraid for his life and how her husband is a loving family man.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the University of California has acknowledged its negligence was a substantial factor in the 2014 death of Cal football player Ted Agu. This story was reported in collaboration with the IRP’s Abbie VanSickle and Tim McGirk.
In this follow-up to an IRP investigation published in the Washington Post, the IRP’s Abbie VanSickle reports on a Senate investigation that found the Obama administration failed to protect thousands of Central American children fleeing to the U.S.
In this article for the Washington Post, IRP Reporter Abbie VanSickle examines the danger facing tens of thousands of the Central American children who crossed the border into the U.S., left vulnerable to human traffickers.