Talking about the kind of journalism that can change something in the world. It's all about people - a fight against human rights abuses around the world. Better than repeat statistics is find specific stories that may touch the audience, being out the "news chain machine".
Reporter, the movie.
Facing History and Ourselves, lessons of Journalism about Reporter.
The news media's silence, particulary television news, is reprehensible. If we knew as much about Darfur as we do about Michael Jackson, we might be able to stop these things from continuing.2
1 and 2: Quotes of Nicholas Kristof.