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  • ProPublica

    ProPublica is an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest.
  • FAQ: What Is ProPublica?

    Dick Tofel, our President, explains the basics of our organization: What is our mission? How have we tackled challenges? Where have we seen success, and why?
  • Demetrius Smith, A Free Man

    Last year, ProPublica chronicled the saga of Demetrius Smith, who was reluctantly pressed into what's known as an Alford plea for a shooting he did not commit in 2008. He has finally cleared...
  • CPD Officer Punched Handcuffed Man

    A Chicago police officer punched a handcuffed man. Seven years later, a city arbitrator said the officer's five-day suspension was "excessive" and reduced it to two. Read the story: http://propub...
  • ProPublica: What Sets Us Apart

    ProPublica reporters and editors give an overview of our organization, including our mission, approach and key principles.
  • Learn About ProPublica

    Dick Tofel, the president of ProPublica, gives an overview of our organization, including our mission and our approach, and explains why we value donors' support.
  • The Redistricting Song

    How powerful interests are drawing you out of a vote. Part of a ProPublica investigation. See more at:
  • The US medical system is still haunted by slavery

    Black women's history matters in medicine. Read ProPublica's feature piece on how the US is the most dangerous industrialized country in which to give birth, and racial disparities in maternal...
  • The Big Problems with Testing Tiny Bits of DNA

    ProPublica senior reporting fellow Lauren Kirchner explains the controversy over some DNA testing methods developed by the NYC crime lab Want to know more about the lab's disputed DNA testing?...