In this episode, the team of Freelancing for Journalists talk about crowdsourcing stories, what it means and how to go about it.
We speak to Charlotte Godart, an investigator for Bellingcat who discusses how she used crowdsourced data in a recent investigation into police violence at the Black Lives Matter protests. We also chat with Eric Reidy a freelance journalist involved in crowdsourcing information for migrant-related stories.Go to podcast website
For freelance journalists, the goals, the rate of progress on their targets, how communities and governments are working on them present a wealth of reporting ideas. Specialising in a goal or series of goals could be a new career path.
In this episode, the team of Freelancing for Journalists talk about safety and security and what it means for freelance journalists.