Geoffrey Davidian bio
Reporter for 25 years with the Roswell Daily Record (state editor) , Arizona Republic (Miami riots, Arab League), Portland Oregonian (environment, mental health), Milwaukee Journal (general assignment, cocaine-Contra connection), Portland [Maine] Press Herald (George W.H. Bush, Maine congressinal delegation, mental health), Houston Chronicle (war correspondent, legal affairs), Lowell Sun (Didn't want real reporting). Then established online site at Putnampit.com, Milwaukeepress.net and Shorewoodvillage.com as watchdog news. Member of Investigative Reporters & Editors, Established with Peter Phillips of Project Censored the Investigative Reporting Institute at Sonoma State University; taught investigative reporting in Benares, India. Attended IRE's Computer-Assisted reporting Boot Camp, and IRE's mapping Boot Camp.
Davidian has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and a master's degree in journalism (history minor) from Marquette University. He freelances for several news organization, including Reuters and Milwaukee magazine, and his work has appeared in the New York Post, Albuquerque Journal. Vancouver Sun, the Globe & Mail, Toronto Star and others. He covered the rise of socialism in post-Franco Spain, Armenian terrorism in France, Mexican and Canadian trade issues and the legal system in the United States.