Life-Giving Journalism

In Part Two of his interview with Peter Pula of Axiom News, Peter explores how the Axiom approach to investigative journalism is to look for stories that have the capacity to give the community life instead of focusing on its woundedness.





  • In Part One, Putting the Storyteller Back into Journalism, Peter and Peter talk about how generative journalism differs from mainstream media in framing questions, making space for silence and restoring storytelling to the craft.
  • Journalism Leadership: Changing the Conversation (Peter Block and Peter Pula audio interview with Robert Thompson)

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About the Lead Author

Peter Block
In addition to The Abundant Community, co-authored with John McKnight, Peter Block is the author of Flawless Consulting, Community, Stewardship and The Answer to How Is Yes. He serves on the boards of Elementz, a hip hop center for urban youth; Cincinnati Public Radio; and LivePerson. With other volunteers, Peter began A Small Group, whose work is to create a new community narrative and to bring Peter's work on civic engagement into being. Peter's work is in the restoration of communities and creating systems that restore our humanity. He is a partner in Designed Learning, a training company that offers workshops he has designed to build the skills outlined in his books.

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