We can enable ‘political must’ in Nigeria by reporting until something happens

Strategic collaboration between the media and the rest of civil society can help midwife good governance and social justice

The power of your network

It’s more effective than you think. Build it genuinely, with care and generosity, and it will help increase your work’s reach and impact

The untapped potential of mobile messaging

What can local news learn from the private messaging networks of immigrant communities?

Yes, public radio is thriving — and we must do more

What if every NPR station produced local content? Local newscasts. Local feature stories. Local call-in shows. Every day.

AI for Memers, Part I

The worlds of algorithmic content moderation and recommendation are moving closer, with meme accounts caught in the intersection

Where ‘Black Panther’ meets ‘Black Mirror’: Our immersive future

How the next computing platform could change our lives

The superhero investigative journalist

How multimedia storytelling will let us try on Spiderman’s suit

Gorging on the digital news buffet

How to find immersive, interactive and innovative ways of reaching new audiences

Saying yes in a precious year at Stanford University

How being open to different ideas and experiences creates a world of new possibilities

Bolstering press freedom in Indian Country

JSK Fellowship to help develop and highlight resources to support tribal media

How black audiences are more at risk of misinformation and media illiteracy

Can countering news deserts and encouraging media literacy help solve the problem?

Zimbabwe’s media quagmire

I will spend my year exploring experiments in local journalism sustainability and collaboration, to support newsrooms in Zimbabwe with new ways to tell stories and engage communities.

Is demography destiny?

How bias works in the 21st Century.

Five ideas we need to ‘unlearn’ to build resilient media organizations


What a dance class at Stanford taught me about destabilization, chaos and journalism.

The world needs a new journalism project

India newspaper

Journalism, as it is currently celebrated in prizes and taught in universities, is too US-centric.

What talking to artists taught me about immersive journalism

SFMOMA Art Installation

“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” — Pablo Picasso

Lessons for a creative life

Habits on Post-It Notes

Healthy habits from my JSK Fellowship year that I’ll take with me back to my freelance life.

Thinking in multiple frames

Former Plantation

How journalism can be more collaborative.

How to engage teenagers with the news

Washington High School

Going into schools to mix street art, journalism and media literacy.

Six lessons from my deepfake research at Stanford

How should we journalists address the growing problem of synthetic media?

Closing the gap with readers: an end to business as usual in journalism

News organizations need to be more accessible and transparent to bridge the growing divide between them and audiences.