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Excavation journalist Seymour Hersh – a role model

JOURNALISM: Among the best, sits the American journalist Seymour Hersh (83). He is blackened from both the right and left flanks – but regrets nothing.

The wonderboy of German journalism tricked readers

Juan Moreno Rowolt: Thousand lines of lies. The System Relotius and German Journalism

FAKE NEWS: Claas Relotius tricked Der Spiegel's readers around with fictional stories for several years. A self-examination and debate is currently underway in the German press.

When all governments are lying

: Independent journalists are necessary because the "free press" is not free.