An article in The Guardian credits the work of IRP fellows Anabel Hernández and Steve Fisher as the “first evidential challenge to the (Mexican) government’s account” of the disappearance of 43 students in Iguala, Mexico one year ago.
In an article published in the Mexican magazine Proceso, IRP Fellows Anabel Hernandez and Steve Fisher report that the alleged killers of the 43 missing students in Iguala, Mexico gave their depositions after being tortured. The story is part of their ongoing investigation of what happened to the students and was summarized in a piece by Huffington Post. The reporting of Hernandez and Fisher is based on depositions they obtained through sources.
Former IRP Fellow Matthew Brunwasser reports for The New York Times on the tens of thousands of migrants flooding into Europe.
Acclaimed Mexican journalist Anabel Hernandez says she has obtained internal documents that dispute the Mexican government’s official account surrounding the notorious escape of drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, including whether he really left through the tunnel found under his cell.
Former IRP Mark Felt Scholarship recipient Andy Mannix reports on prison sex-abuse in Washington prisons for the Seattle Times.
A report commissioned by Adelson’s company, uncovered from among documents filed as part of an ongoing lawsuit, shows Beijing was concerned officials were gambling with public money, leaving them vulnerable to blackmail.
The IRP’s Tim McGirk reports on Syria’s efforts to save its treasures before the ancient city of Palmyra was overrun by ISIS.
In an article for the Huffington Post, IRP Fellows Anabel Hernández and Steve Fisher report that a new witness is calling into question the government’s narrative of what happened to 43 students last September.
Our newest documentary “Rape on the Night Shift” airs on Univision on Saturday, June 20 and on PBS Frontline on Tuesday, June 23. The IRP teams up again with Frontline, Univision, The Center for Investigative Reporting, and KQED – this time to examine rampant sexual abuse of immigrant women in the janitorial industry.
In this story for Fusion, IRP Fellow Steve Fisher investigates how companies are illegally dumping toxic chemicals into a river in Mexico.
The IRP contributes reporting to a story on billionaire gaming magnate and influential Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, which aired on “Meet the Press” in May.
The IRP contributed to reporting in this Guardian story about billionaire gambling magnate Sheldon Adelson, who testified in Las Vegas in a case brought by a former casino executive.
The IRP’s Lowell Bergman, Matt Isaacs and Simon Marks, in collaboration with The Guaridan’s James Ball and Harry Davies, report on how U.S. casino groups made their billions against Macau’s seamy backdrop of triads, vice and corruption.
Under the direction of the IRP, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism student Alexander Mullaney (IRP Mark Felt Scholarship recipient) and Syeda Amna Hassan (J-School alum 2013) report on how a Pakistani doctor unwittingly fueled suspicions about efforts to fight polio, in this article for National Geographic. This is the second installment in a four-part series on polio.
In an article for Mother Jones magazine, 2013-14 IRP Fellow Brian Joseph investigates how the financial incentives of private foster care agencies tasked with screening and monitoring foster parents contribute to the abuse and neglect of vulnerable children nationwide.