Fixer Needs Fixing

20 Apr

We wrote of Marrion P’Udong back in January in Helping to Fix a Fixer.
Nudge into it again by Saving the man who’s trying to save Congo by referring us to
The Current Times Piece A Fixer In Need.

As journalists and photographers, we all fill with pride when we see our byline printed on the page. But never does the reader see the names of the fixers who make it all happen. Rarely do you read about the risks taken by local people who help us produce stories in incredibly dangerous places, then stay behind once we’re safely gone. And rarely do we thank these people who really are the core of war reportage and foreign correspondence.

Read more:A Fixer In Need

To learn more about Pastor Marrion and to donate to the fund set up to help him, visit: The Pastor Marion Fund

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Posted by on April 20, 2011 in Activism, Congo


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