Award 2017 Nominee
Julio Montes Moreno
“Our aim is double. On one hand, we appeal to the politicians so that they have to explain their contradictions on certain issues of daily political life and hopefully force them to be consistent on the promises they made to their voters, and on the other we inform the public on political contradictions so that they demand consistency from their representatives.
Despite being carried out only by two people, Maldita Hemeroteca has grown to be a recognizable name to the Spanish public which is even used to refer to archive by politicians and journalists. To this date, it has more than 128.000 followers on Twitter; it has a blog with weekly publishing in eldiario.es and it has a fixed section in primetime program ‘El Objetivo de Ana Pastor’ which each Sunday reaches an audience of about 2 million people.”