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Thomas Peele

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THOMAS PEELE is a digital investigative reporter for the Bay Area News Group and the Chauncey Bailey Project. He is also a lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism.  His many honors include the Investigative Reporters and Editors Tom Renner Award for his reporting on organized crime, and the McGill Medal for Journalistic Courage. He lives in Northern California.

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Killing the Messenger
A Story of Radical Faith, Racism's Backlash, and the Assassination of a Journalist
Written by Thomas Peele


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $26.00

When a nineteen-year-old member of a Black Muslim cult assassinated Oakland newspaper editor Chauncey Bailey in 2007—the most shocking killing of a journalist in the United States in thirty years—the question was, Why? “I just wanted to be a good soldier, a strong soldier,” the killer told police. A strong soldier... Read more >
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Killing the Messenger
A Story of Radical Faith, Racism's Backlash, and the Assassination of a Journalist
Written by Thomas Peele


Format: eBook, 464 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $13.99

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