These are some of the interviews with investigators and people curious about the world around them and pursuing answers to questions they're curious about

Interviews

Access to information Conflict and Power

Eliot: Breaking down the Syrian conflict

UK-based blogger Eliot Higgins, aka Brown Moses, tells us how what began as a hobby led to him...
Access to information Conflict and Power

Eliot: Finding the story among the details

Eliot takes us through the tools and processes he uses to gain insight from video footage,...
Conflict and Power

Rajwa: Exposing a system

Rajwa tells us more about how she looks for evidence that exposes the very foundations of the...
Money and Politics

Investigative Reporting on the Rise

Paul Radu about a new breed of journalists learning investigative techniques from artists and...

The Investigator's Backpack

Paul Radu talks about the Investigative Dashboard, an online resource he co-developed to fill a...

The Reporter

Investigative journalist Paul Radu introduces himself and his work of tracking organised crime...
Conflict and Power

Alice: Documenting the strikes

Reporter Alice Ross talks to us about how she and her colleagues collected data from both public...
Conflict and Power Access to information

James Bridle: Uncovering hidden landscapes

James is a London-based writer, artist and publisher. He talks to us about the physical and...
Money and Politics

Information is Our Currency

Paul Radu about how a small group of investigative reporters can outperform a major law...
Conflict and Power Access to information

Eliot: Global arms flow uncovered

Eliot Higgins (founder of the Brown Moses blog) tells us how, although from a remote location in...
Access to information Conflict and Power Investigating Visual Media

Hagit: DIY mapping and reclaiming the territory above our heads

Hagit talks about her mapping work with local communities, and about how aerial photography with...
Conflict and Power Access to information Investigating Visual Media

Hagit: Photography, mapping and power

Hagit tells us how she accessed the evidence she needed (about East Jerusalem house demolitions)...
Investigating Visual Media Conflict and Power

Hagit: Seeing Jerusalem with new eyes

Activist and artist Hagit tells us the story of how her activism developed from childhood growing...
Conflict and Power

Rajwa: Building a discourse with data

Rajwa talks about how she navigates the polarised and corrupted world of Lebanese politics by...
Conflict and Power

Rajwa: The sea is mine

We meet Rajwa, a Lebanon-based activist and member of the Mashaa movement. Her campaign began...

Follow The Money

Paul Radu talks about how financial evidence helps journalists expose organised crime, and how...
Money and Politics

Investigations

Paul Radu about how he and his home organisation the RISE Project have exposed shady business...
Money and Politics

Risky Business

Paul Radu about how information activists manage the risks and make ethical judgements.
Money and Politics

Tackling Organised Crime

Discover how investigative reporter Paul Radu and his colleagues have engaged with criminal...
Money and Politics

The Impact of Investigations

Paul Radu talks about setting goals as an investigator and measuring the impact of your work.

Things that Matter

Investigative journalist Paul Radu speaks about how investigators find the motivation to work in...
Conflict and Power Access to information

James Bridle: Power in a networked world

James speaks about his background in publishing, the development of his activism, his political...
Conflict and Power

Noortje: The myth of information

Sociologist Noortje Marres speaks to us about how information that lacks efficacy does not dispel...
Conflict and Power

Sadaf: The story of FATA

Sadaf Baig talks about the FCR (Frontier Crime Regulations) in the tribal regions of Pakistan,...
Access to information Conflict and Power

Safdar: Journalism in the tribal belt

Safdar Dawar from the North Waziristan Agency tells us about the “day and night” difference...

Taha: Between international media and tribal journalism

Independent journalist Taha Siddiqui explains the very real dangers for operating as a journalist...