All posts tagged Standard

Bringing change into focus: ‘Photo-activist’ sets sights on Kenya Parliament

He once delivered live pigs to politicians to protest their outrageous pay. This week, the President conceded: salaries must be slashed. Meet Boniface Mwangi, the former Standard photojournalist making change happen. 

For a new library in Kenya’s largest slum: 3,800 books, and hope

Story, Photos and Video by Ron Reason

Getting the dirt: The ‘truth’ behind one compelling travel photo

By Ron Reason For a variety of other essays and collected writings and images of my work in Africa and elsewhere in the Third World, visit this link.] Since my initial visit to Africa, I’ve returned a number of times and produced thousands of photos. Some have been published in magazines and newspapers; some have been put […]

For the new Standard, compelling front pages that spark dialogue

(Scroll through slide show for various impactful front pages.) Famine, corruption, public safety: How rethinking a newsroom heightened its watchdog role.