News - Investigative methods for sale?
Meanwhile, established media moan about loss of readers. And everybody is talking about finding new ways. Hear the BBC debate about alternative ways of funding investigative journalism.
Newspapers do not invest much in investigative journalism - yet there still is a demand, was the argument by Glen Simpson, ex-Wall Street Journal investigative reporter, who recently left the WSJ and started his own company.
Investigative methods to whoever pays? An end to the journalist not serving any particular interest but the common good?
A recent debate on BBC's Media Show focused on how to fund investigative journalism. British freelance journalist Stephen Grey debated with Wendell Cochrane of American University in Washington about future options.