Archie Tse is the Graphics Director at The New York Times. He has been at The Times since 1995, and has pioneered graphics reporting, often in person – especially after 9/11, traveling to Iraq to cover the US invasion, and reporting on the capture of Saddam Hussein.
He is even credited by some with being an early adopter of identifying Republicans with the colour red and Democrats with the colour blue after his election 2000 maps.
Alberto and Simon discuss how his team works, his approach to data visualisation and journalism – and whether he prefers tree maps or pie charts.
The music is created with TwoTone and is based on US honey production data.
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