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Contestant: Lindsey Hoshaw

Lindsey Hoshaw is a freelance journalist based in Boston. She grew up in Tucson, Arizona and attended UCLA where she received a BA in English. She then moved to Argentina to work for a small English language newspaper in Buenos Aires. Lindsey returned to the US for graduate school and after graduating with an M.A. […]

Lindsey’s Take on Recycling

Before you embark on the journey with Lindsey to investigate the Garbage Patch in the Pacific Ocean, take a look at a short video made by Lindsey herself. When you recycle a bottle of coke, do you know where it ends up? Tweet

Muckraker Reality Show – Coming soon

Muckraker Show is a ½ hour show that allows viewers to experience what it is like to be a young, semi-experienced journalist pursuing high-stakes stories with the support and criticism of seasoned editors and competition from colleagues. The goal is twofold: Entertainment and media literacy. Viewers will get a high quality investigative story, but also […]


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Contestant: Fahhd Husain

Contestant: Fahhd Husain

Fahhd Husain started his career as a journalist in 2007 at Geo English, a channel that belonged to the Jang Group, Pakistan’s largest media house. There, he was posted to the ticker desk and this helped him develop a better news sense as he would receive information in its crudest form and then polish or […]

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Contestant: Lindsey Hoshaw

Contestant: Lindsey Hoshaw

Lindsey Hoshaw is a freelance journalist based in Boston. She grew up in Tucson, Arizona and attended UCLA where she received a BA in English. She then moved to Argentina to work for a small English language newspaper in Buenos Aires. Lindsey returned to the US for graduate school and after graduating with an M.A. […]

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Muckraker Reality Show – Coming soon

Muckraker Reality Show – Coming soon

Muckraker Show is a ½ hour show that allows viewers to experience what it is like to be a young, semi-experienced journalist pursuing high-stakes stories with the support and criticism of seasoned editors and competition from colleagues. The goal is twofold: Entertainment and media literacy. Viewers will get a high quality investigative story, but also […]

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Pitch Your Story to Muckraker

Pitch Your Story to Muckraker

If you are a journalist, pitch the Muckraker Show! If you are a blogger, pitch the Muckraker Show! If you are community resident, pitch the Muckraker Show! Send us your 30 seconds video pitch by uploading it on Youtube and notify us over email muckrakershow at gmail.com, over twitter @MuckrakerShow, or Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/MuckrakerShow We will pick […]

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Pitch Your Story to Muckraker

Pitch Your Story to Muckraker

If you are a journalist, pitch the Muckraker Show! If you are a blogger, pitch the Muckraker Show! If you are community resident, pitch the Muckraker Show! Send us your 30 seconds video pitch by uploading it on Youtube and notify us over email muckrakershow at gmail.com, over twitter @MuckrakerShow, or Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/MuckrakerShow We will pick […]

Contestant: Lindsey Hoshaw

Contestant: Lindsey Hoshaw

Lindsey Hoshaw is a freelance journalist based in Boston. She grew up in Tucson, Arizona and attended UCLA where she received a BA in English. She then moved to Argentina to work for a small English language newspaper in Buenos Aires. Lindsey returned to the US for graduate school and after graduating with an M.A. […]

Lindsey’s Take on Recycling

Lindsey’s Take on Recycling

Before you embark on the journey with Lindsey to investigate the Garbage Patch in the Pacific Ocean, take a look at a short video made by Lindsey herself. When you recycle a bottle of coke, do you know where it ends up? Tweet

Contestant: Fahhd Husain

Contestant: Fahhd Husain

Fahhd Husain started his career as a journalist in 2007 at Geo English, a channel that belonged to the Jang Group, Pakistan’s largest media house. There, he was posted to the ticker desk and this helped him develop a better news sense as he would receive information in its crudest form and then polish or […]

Contestant: Emad Mekay

Contestant: Emad Mekay

Emad Mekay’s first story as an intern at the only English-language newspaper in Cairo was about children peddling tissue paper at the city’s suffocating traffic stops. He found this ability to expose injustice to be intoxicating, and that interest has defined his career. After graduating from Ain Shams University in Cairo in 1991, Mekay was […]

Contestant: Girma Fantaye

Contestant: Girma Fantaye

One day when he was a teenager, Girma Fantaye picked up a newspaper that had been discarded near his home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He’d never read writing full of analysis and description. The writing ran counter to everything he’d learned in the suffocating dictatorships of Ethiopia – be silent and don’t question. He was […]

Contestant: Jorge Imbaquingo

Contestant: Jorge Imbaquingo

As the son of a sports journalist, Jorge Imbaquingo developed a deep passion for the profession. At 18, he wrote about a retiring soccer player, which led the editor of Ecuador’s leading sports magazine, Revista Estadio, to offer him a job. For three years, Imbaquingo juggled college studies and sports reporting, learning to write entertaining […]

Muckraker Reality Show – Coming soon

Muckraker Reality Show – Coming soon

Muckraker Show is a ½ hour show that allows viewers to experience what it is like to be a young, semi-experienced journalist pursuing high-stakes stories with the support and criticism of seasoned editors and competition from colleagues. The goal is twofold: Entertainment and media literacy. Viewers will get a high quality investigative story, but also […]