The Global Muckraker
Global Power To Shift to Asia by 2030, U.S. Says
R. Jeffrey Smith · December 12, 2012

Asian countries will soon surpass the United States in many global power metrics, the U.S. intelligence community confirms in a new report.

UK Govt Promises Offshore Investigation After ICIJ Exposé
David Leigh · November 27, 2012

ICIJ’s revelations about offshore finance secrecy prompt the British government to investigate any abuses revealed involving sham nominee directors.

Offshore World Allows Some to Play Outside the Rules
Gerard Ryle and Marina Walker Guevara · November 25, 2012

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists today launches the first part of a multi-year project aimed at stripping away the biggest mystery associated with tax havens: the owners of anonymous companies.

Investigative Journalism: Why the Crisis?
Rui Araujo · November 20, 2012

Investigative journalism is not glamorous. It’s hard work and mostly boring. But that’s not why it’s in crisis.

Medical Journal Warns on Human Tissue Trade
Thomas Maier and Kate Willson · November 14, 2012

In its latest issue, the prestigious British medical journal The Lancet warns about the dangers of “profiteering” in the $1 billion international…

Top new ICIJ investigative books
ICIJ · November 7, 2012

Whatever the state of the news media, long-form investigative journalism is finding a home in published books. Here are some of the best recent reads, all by ICIJ journalists.

Investigative Journalism in the Age of Media Meltdown
Nicky Hager · November 5, 2012

Societies become susceptible to organized manipulation when commercial media organizations cut resources for journalism, argues ICIJ’s sole New Zealand member.

Reporting from Danger Zones
Michael Hudson · October 31, 2012

Snubbed at a cocktail party versus jail or death: US journalists have it easy compared to many of their colleagues around the globe.

How To Fight Fraud in Europe
Margo Smit, Mar Cabra, Marcos Garcia Rey and 5 more · October 19, 2012

Can investigative journalism be instrumental in the detection of and fight against corruption and fraud with EU funds, and if so, how?