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Thomas Peele

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My journalism career began at a weekly newspaper in Bridgehampton, New York in 1983, an endeavor so small, the printing press was powered by a Ford Pinto engine mounted on blocks. From that humble beginning, I’ve worked for seven daily newspapers, starting in Newsday’s sports department, and had scores of stories in others and in magazines and journals. Today, I’m an investigative reporter for the Bay Area News Group, publishers of The Contra Costa Times, The San Jose Mercury News, The Oakland Tribune and other papers surrounding San Francisco, where I specialize in data collection and analysis. I’m also a lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism, co-teaching a class on public-records reporting. I’ve ...more

I am getting excited over my upcoming east coast trips around Killing the Messenger. The Newseum in DC on 6/3 is especially interesting because I haven’t been there for years. In fact, it was still in Arlington at the time long before it moved to Washington proper. It now has permanent exhibit to murdered journalists Don Bolles and Chauncey Bailey. Several of us on the Bailey Project helped gat... Read more of this blog post »
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