Ashoka Fellow
Germany
Fellow Since 2008
    This description of Michael Gleich's work was prepared when Michael Gleich was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2008.
    Introduction
    Michael Gleich is changing the practice of journalism by introducing new models of researching and reporting into mainstream media. Working with journalists, journalism schools, and media decision makers in Germany and abroad, Michael is changing the common perception that negative news and violence “sells,” proving that journalism can be a positive force for social change.
    The New Idea
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