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The R.I.P. Thread

Really, not much coverage ?? That’s lame af. Groundbreaking work. One of the most upstanding blokes ever.

Not surprising he was incredibly critical of the establishment and the media as an extension of the establishment.
Should be more of it. Sadly so few real investigative journos today

Costs money and requires intelligence, two things sadly missing in media organisations. Part of the problem is so many journalists who cover politics are too focused on maintaining relationships with the people they are reporting on.
I vividly remember his writing on Vietnam, his stuff on the Balkans is incredible too.
Richard Lewis. I liked him in Once Upon a Crime.