HERE: A GLOBAL CITIZEN'S JOURNEY
When 9/11 struck, the consequences
of American ignorance
of the world became
In response, Doug McGill, a former New York Times reporter who now
Rochester, Minnesota, began to look
the people and
cultures of the entire planet were
present in the rural
Minnesota community where he lived.
The result is a portrait of
a specific American place where all of the
of foreign lands are reflected, and global
and environmental trends are intricately at work.
A Global Citizen's Journey"
reporting helps us understand our interconnectedness with our
neighbors and our planet."
Jeremy Iggers, founder, Twin Cities Media
Alliance and the Twin Cities Daily
is the only local columnist I know who broke
the story of genocide on another continent.
You can read that incredible story in this
Jay Rosen, chairman, Department
of Journalism, New
|"McGill's newscape is a world without borders."
Sandy Close, executive-director, New America
To read or listen to an interview
with Douglas McGill on NPR, click here.
book is available at Amazon here.