TV journalist Emily Rooney recently interviewed WhoWhatWhy’s Russ Baker about “Danny,” the mysterious carjacking victim in the Boston Marathon case. It’s a fascinating point-by-point on some of the big discrepancies Baker uncovered during his exclusive investigation of Danny’s story. Here are links to Part One and Part Two of his original investigation.
Russ Baker lecture in San Francisco. On the tabloidization of life, the stories we’re not getting, liberal vs. conservative, our heroes, elites vs. common people, how the powerful keep their power, and why we must read books. (One hour)
Come meet and hear Russ Baker -- Seattle Thursday, April 24, 7pm, Common Good Café, University Temple Methodist Church, 1415 NE 43rd St., Seattle, WA 98105. Russ will offer fresh insights into the subjects we’ve been covering at WhoWhatWhy—subjects of vital importance, from our growing loss of privacy to the abject failure of the mass media to tell us what is really going on in our world. A Q&A will follow and copies of his book, Family of Secrets, will be available.
There aren't enough positive adjectives in the English language to describe my amazement at the enormously important work that is "Family of Secrets". — O.W., Texas
I wanted to personally thank you for the tremendous effort and the marvelously informative document that you have created. I have no doubt I that I will read it once more in the future. — Menny, Germany