Alicia Shepard

About Alicia Shepard

Alicia Shepard

Alicia Shepard is a longtime media writer, former NPR ombudsman, and author of “Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate.” She returned this spring after two years working with Afghan journalists and with U.S. A.I.D. in Afghanistan.

Holding Businesses Accountable

By June 30, 2016

AP correspondent Margie Mason was reporting another story in Jakarta, Indonesia when her source asked why she wasn’t looking into the hundreds and hundreds of men enslaved in the Southeast Asian fishing industry. She knew about this. It was … Read more