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I’m a journalist, author of four books, a professor of journalism at the NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute and director of its graduate Global and Joint Program Studies. My last book, Undercover ReportingThe Truth About Deception (2012), has a  companion online database at Watch for my new one, THE SUFFRAGENTS: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote, coming in September of 2017.  more