TaglineConsumer-oriented investigative journalism
Year Founded2010
Type or CoverageInvestigative
CityLos Angeles
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesDonations
Revenue SourcesGrants
Revenue SourcesSyndicated Content
Institutional SupportEthics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Staff Size (Business)0
Staff Size (Editorial)2-5
Active Volunteers1-10
AffiliationsThe Charles Evans Foundation; Wyncote Foundation; Public Welfare Foundation; The Renaissance Foundation; Investigative Reporting Workshop.
Mappin LocationLos Angeles - California
Principal StaffMyron Levin
Principal StaffStuart Silverstein
Principal StaffLilly Fowler
DescriptionAs the Los Angeles Times newsroom braced itself for another round of buyouts in 2008 Myron Levin an investigative reporter who had tracked corporate misconduct and lax government regulation for the paper for years thought hard about what he wanted to do with his career. He took a few walks around the block talked it over with some colleagues and then finally made a decision. He was out.
Profile on CJRhttp://www.cjr.org/news_startups_guide/2011/01/fair-warning.php