Ep.7 Codename Prometheus

Ep. 7 Codename: Prometheus
Everyone’s heard of the Panama Papers- the stories from the biggest data lead in history rocked the world.

But how did it happen? Where did the data appear from? How do you sift through 11.5m files? And how on earth do you herd hundreds of journalists to the same finish line?

Bastian Obermayer (Süddeutsche Zeitung), Holly Watt (Guardian) and Will Fitzgibbon (ICIJ) talk us through the trials and tribulations of the world’s biggest cross-border collaboration.

Read all about it:
https://www.theguardian.com/news/2016/apr/07/david-cameron-admits-he-profited-fathers-offshore-fund-panama-papers

https://panamapapers.icij.org/about.html

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