As a Journalist, My Confidence is in the FBI

All Leads come with a Bias For every lead that I was given as a journalist, it came from someone who was motivated to get the information out into the sunlight. That informant usually benefitted from the exposure of the story.  Sometimes, I would receive stacks of documents in unmarked envelopes left at my door with no identification and no one to verify its source. …

Nonpartisan Doesn’t Mean Non-Biased

I wrote about non-partisan elections last month and the value of political parties in the effort to help get a candidate elected.  Since then, members of Coalition of City Neighborhood Associations have made a point to come up to me to address this issue.  As if my opinion was a personal affront to their organization, they argued the merits of no party interference.  As they…