Amanda Michel

Editor of Distributed Reporting

Michel was the Director of Distributed Reporting. She recently directed HuffPost’s OffTheBus, a ground-breaking citizen journalism site. She has also worked as an online organizer and strategist for political campaigns, including the Dean and Kerry Internet teams.

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Examining the handling of 140,000 claims filed for damages from the BP oil spill is a job too big for any one newsroom.

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