FORA.tv Speaker - Daniel Santoro

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Biography

Daniel Santoro is the national political editor at Clarin, Argentina’s largest newspaper, and has conducted extensive investigations into government corruption, national security matters, and international drug trafficking. Santoro has broken a number of scandals detailing arms smuggling, including one story linking former presidente Carlos Menem with the traffic of 6.500 tons of weapons to Croatia. Santoro was awarded the 1995 King of Spain international journalism award for his “outstanding contribution” to journalism and the 20004 Maria Moors Cabot from Columbia University, IPYS-International Transparency and platinium Konex. In addition to his work at Clarin, Santoro teaches investigative journalism at the Universidad de Belgrano and has also conducted classes at the Fundacion para un Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano, run by Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia-Marquez in Colombia. In 2000 and 2004, Santoro published Puro Periodismo (Pure Journalism) and Técnicas de Investigación (Investigation tecnikes), a journalism textbooks, and six books more. He is member of ICIJ, National Journalism Academy, and former president of Foro de Periodismo Argentino (FOPEA, an associatin of journalist. His blog is “Santoro investiga”.

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PANEL: The Consequences of Investigative Reporting

04.13.13 | 00:59:28 min | 0 comments