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April 04, 2016
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Training Journalists to Save Colleagues on the Front Lines

James Lawler Duggan

Freelance journalist Erin Banco applies a tourniquet to a wounded patient during the final battlefield simulation of a 2014 RISC course in New York City.

The sounds of explosions and screaming combatants blast loudly. Smoke bombs cloud the air. The chaos is familiar to war reporters. But here, they’re safe, learning to protect each other thanks to Reporters Instructed in Saving Colleagues. The...

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