Marshall Project Originals
Ebony Reed Joins The Marshall Project as Chief Strategy Officer
New role will help drive expansion of local and regional news teams
Neil Barsky’s Farewell to The Marshall Project
Our founder and board chair’s letter on criminal justice reform and the nonprofit journalism sector
The Marshall Project Expands, Adding to Audience Development and Product
Heather Ciras will focus on growth of the organization’s readership; Ryan Murphy joins as a developer
How I Convinced My Incarcerated Peers to Make Language a Priority
Rahsaan Thomas, an imprisoned journalist, has long fought to change the way outside media describe people in prison. One of his toughest crowds? His fellow reporters.
The Language Project
Rethinking the words journalists use to talk about people who are currently or previously incarcerated.
What Words We Use — and Avoid — When Covering People and Incarceration
Journalism is a discipline of clarity. That’s why we’ve solidified our policy about how we talk about people who are currently in or have previously been in prison and jail.
The Marshall Project Wins A National Magazine Award
Honored with an “Ellie” for “General Excellence”.
The Marshall Project Launches Klaxon
Open-source reporting tool enables reporters to monitor websites for breaking news