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On April 17 I was featured in a piece looking at how websites such as 4chan and Reddit are the crowdsourcing investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings. The sites have been buzzing with exchanges about what happened and who was responsible. I argue that far from vigilantism, people are trying to help by having an open and public discussion about who…

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CBC News has published an interactive database on carcinogens in the workplace. The visualisation is the result of a collaborative project between the UBC Graduate School of Journalism, CBC and CAREX Canada, a research initiative cataloguing Canadians’ exposure to carcinogens while on the job. The aim of the collaboration was to highlight exposure to cancer-causing chemicals in…

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