Journalism & Media

MacArthur supports the production and distribution of news and documentary programs for television, radio, and the web that help inform the American public about important domestic and international current affairs and policy issues. Read our strategy and the current status of our work

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Cocaine Prison

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In the Game

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Map Your World

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Out of State

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Saving Mes Aynak

Saving Mes Aynak follows a team of international archaeologists racing to excavate the ancient Afghan city of Mes Aynak before a Chinese mining company destroys it to create an open-pit copper mine. Read More
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The Arrivals

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Migration Documentary Films

MacArthur’s media grantmaking has supported the production of several documentary films on migration and immigration in the U.S. and around the world. Read More


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Kathy K. Im

Director, Journalism & Media
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Lauren Pabst

Program Officer

Gwendolyn W. Bolling

Executive Assistant

Susan M. Salaba

Program Administrator

Erica Twyman

Program Assistant

Media Contact

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer