Laurent Burlet

Journalist, Rue89Lyon


Laurent Burlet is the director of, which he co-founded in 2011. Devoted to investigative journalism with a local impact, Rue89Lyon is an independent news website owned by its journalists. A regional outlet that focuses on Lyon and its surrounding regions, Rue89Lyon covers politics, society, environment, and culture.

A journalist for more than fifteen years, Laurent Burlet is particularly interested in social issues and politics. For three years, he has also been developing a media education program in schools and academic centers.

15 November 2019

Covering Politics in the Misinformation Age