An analysis of whether undercover reporting of the Uyghur Crisis is advocacy journalism.
A protester seen walking away from policemen peacefully. Many protesters gathered in front of the White House in Washington, DC on May 31. (Shutterstock) (NEW YORK) — Advocacy journalists take a different kind of stance than other journalists when it
Their new series “Climate Countdown” boldly advocates for stricter climate protections.
Once dubbed “White Power Barbie,” Tomi Lahren knows how to pick a fight. Recognized for her incendiary—sometimes fringe—political commentary (she once called Middle Eastern refugees “rape-u-gees”), Lahren’s rapid-fire rants have landed her a political talk show on the digital streaming service Fox Nation, along with a reputation as conservative America’s prickly sweetheart.
Illustrating the importance of advocacy journalism, Patrik Hermansson goes undercover to expose the inner workings of extreme alt-right groups and advocate against white supremacy and violence.