Guardian :: Paul Steiger is one of the men I admire the most in my profession. Five years ago, at the age of 65, and after a 16-year tenure as the Wall Street Journal's managing editor, he seized the opportunity to create a new form of investigative journalism. Steiger created ProPublica, a non-profit newsroom dedicated to the public interest and to deep dive reporting. Pulitzer prize winner ProPublica has achieved a huge amount in five years with about 33 journalists.
Last wednesday, at the end of quick hop to New York, I paid Paul Steiger a visit.
ProPublica - Continue to read Frédéric Filloux, www.guardian.co.uk