Episode 60

Episode 60: Mike Rezendes on Investigative Journalism and The Movie Spotlight

August 8th, 2017

41 mins 47 secs

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About this Episode

Have you seen the movie, Spotlight? It won the Academy Award for Best Picture, portraying the work of The Boston Globe’s Spotlight investigative reporting team. Their work helped uncover the Catholic church’s sexual abuse scandal in 2002 and won a Pulitzer Prize for their work. Spotlight reporter Mike Rezendes who worked on that team and is still part of the Spotlight team joined Jay and Neal to talk about the movie and also his views on investigative journalism and the state of the newspaper industry. Be sure to check out Mike’s work as he has a new story coming out next week.

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