Former New York Times Editor Leaves for News Nonprofit
Posted: 2/10/2014 | By: Ravi Somaiya | The New York Times
Keller, a columnist at The New York Times and its former executive
editor, will leave the paper to become editor in chief of The Marshall Project, a nonprofit journalism start-up focused on the American criminal justice system.
a chance to build something from scratch, which I’ve never done
before,” Mr. Keller said, “and to use all the tools that digital
technology offers journalists in terms of ways to investigate and to
present on a subject that really matters personally.”