ARIEL SABAR author   journalist

​    winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award

I welcome investigative tips and story ideas. If you want to send me one, it's always best to let me know how to contact you. If a tip is so sensitive that you feel you can only send it anonymously, please be as detailed as possible. Good tips have concrete information that a journalist can use to investigate a story.

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