Our Journalists

Breaking a news story takes dedication, sometimes for years. It requires curiosity,
determination and a commitment to delivering the truth to a public who deserve
nothing less. Star journalists are held in the highest regard for their integrity, accuracy and relentless pursuit of news stories that need telling.

Russell Cobb

RUSSELL COBB is an author and academic whose work has ranged from studies of American Pentecostalism to Mexican cookbooks. His work has been featured by Slate, NPR, The Nation and Eighteen Bridges. He is an assistant professor of Spanish and Latin American literature at the University of Alberta and will be releasing a book about authenticity in the era of globalization this spring. He grew up in Oklahoma and spent his 20s in places as diverse as Buenos Aires, Paris and Mississippi. He now lives in Edmonton with his wife and son.