Editors' Choice: The Marshall Project

12 Oct 2014
Author: Robert Precht

A story in risk-taking

Bill Keller walked away from a job at the pinacle of American media -- Editor of the New York Times -- to create a startup to document problems in the American criminal justice system and generate reforms. Named after U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall (who earlier served as lead counsel in the Brown v. Board of Education decision desegregating schools), The Marshall Project is an online platform consisting of writer-contributors who tell compelling stories and do in-depth analysis.

Here is a fascinating interview with Bill Keller.