Study: Corruption a Leading Indicator of Unrest

Corruption is a leading indicator of social and economic instability, according to a new study by the Institute for Economics and Peace, a Sydney-based think tank. The report identified 64 countries at tipping points for which small increases in corruption lead to large decreases in peace.

Source: Institute for Economics and Peace

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Think Tank Investigative Journalism: NSA Spying

Did the NSA's blanket surveillance really stop terrorists? Check out this work by an investigative team led by CNN contributor Peter Bergen at the New America Foundation. Here's more evidence of how investigative journalists are finding new outlets -- and new bases of support -- to do public interest journalism.

Source: New America Foundation

Posted on: January 18, 2014