Anti-Corruption Journalistic Investigations on the Regional Sites (Part 1)

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Alexander A. Tertychniy

Doctor of Philology, Professor at the Chair of Periodical Press, Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia


Section: Modern Journalism: Subjects and Issues

The main task of this article is an analysis of journalistic investigations of corruption in contemporary Russia. Author describes the practical experience of investigative journalism on the internet-sites. The goal of the research is also the detection of challenges to such investigations and search of methods to improve their effectiveness.

Keywords: investigative journalism, corruption in Russia, regional internet-journalism