Heeding Steve Bannon’s Call, Election Deniers Organize to Seize Control of the GOP — and Reshape America’s Elections

“The stolen election myth inspired thousands of Trump supporters to take over the Republican Party at the local level, exerting more partisan influence on how elections are run.”

Source: ProPublica
Published: Sep 2, 2021
Length: 21 minutes (5,342 words)

Arrested, Tortured, Imprisoned: The U.S. Contractors Abandoned in Kuwait

“Dozens of military contractors, most of them Black, have been jailed in the emirate—some on trumped-up drug charges. Why has the American government failed to help them?”

Published: Oct 28, 2020
Length: 34 minutes (8,500 words)

Inside the Nightmare Voyage of the Diamond Princess

“At the start of the coronavirus outbreak, one ill-fated cruise ship became a symbol for the panic and confusion that would soon engulf the globe. Doug Bock Clark uncovers what two harrowing weeks trapped aboard the ‘Diamond Princess’ felt like—for unsuspecting tourists, for frightened crew members, even for the captain himself.”

Source: GQ
Published: Apr 30, 2020
Length: 34 minutes (8,638 words)

The Whalers’ Odyssey

A courageous tribe, a colossal foe, and a terrifying ocean voyage.

Source: The Atavist
Published: Oct 31, 2018
Length: 28 minutes (7,200 words)

The Untold Story of Otto Warmbier, American Hostage

Otto Warmbier traveled to North Korea. Otto Warmbier lost consciousness while in North Korean custody. Otto Warmbier is now dead. And despite what an unsubstantiated report or an unscrupulous administration says, that’s about all we know.

Source: GQ
Published: Jul 23, 2018
Length: 39 minutes (9,758 words)

The Lost Genocide

They have been stripped of their citizenship, prevented from having children, and systematically murdered. But the United Nations may never be able to prosecute the Rohingya genocide.

Source: Longreads
Published: Nov 16, 2017
Length: 27 minutes (6,868 words)

The Untold Story of Kim Jong-nam’s Assassination

Doug Bock Clark’s gripping story starts with the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the son and former successor of Kim Jong-il who became an enemy of North Korea (and his younger brother Kim Jong-un), but what makes this tale truly special is how Clark reports and investigates the life of Siti Aisyah, one of the two alleged killers who thought she was merely appearing on a reality TV show and thought this was her chance to finally become the star she believed she could be.

Source: GQ
Published: Sep 25, 2017
Length: 27 minutes (6,902 words)

Why Is The US Trying To Remake The World’s Prisons?

At Buzzfeed, journalist Doug Bock Clark follows a prison director from Niger as he travels to a remote Cañon City, Colorado—the self-proclaimed “Corrections Capital of the World—where the State Department trains prison workers from all over the world to make their corrections facilities more like those in the United States, which incarcerates 25 percent of the world’s prisoners.

Source: BuzzFeed
Published: May 30, 2017
Length: 20 minutes (5,000 words)

The Bot Bubble

Inside the world of click farms, which create fake accounts to artificially bolster social media accounts at a price.

Published: Apr 20, 2015
Length: 22 minutes (5,700 words)