Investigating Power is an online, multimedia presentation, a work in progress that will become larger and more robust over the next decade, as more journalist oral history interviews are conducted and the content of this site substantially increases. We invite you to examine the life and work of some of the most important national journalists since 1950. The 26 men and women profiled here have produced fearless, independent journalism exposing abuses of power throughout our society.
Charles Lewis interviews with 25 distinguished journalists since 1950 (ongoing project)
Charles Lewis, a former 60 Minutes producer who founded The Center for Public Integrity, is a MacArthur Fellow and the founding executive editor of the new Investigative Reporting Workshop at American University.
Lewis regularly travels nationally and internationally to talk about investigative reporting and the future of journalism.