October 21, 2009
"One Reporter’s Lonely Beat, Witnessing Executions"
The article, in the New York Times, can be found here.
Here is the lead:
Of all the consequences of shrinking newsrooms, one of the oddest is this: Fewer journalists are available to watch people die. But Michael Graczyk has witnessed more than 300 deaths, and many of those were people he had come to know.
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