A journalist or reporter was an individual who made a living reporting on news events. They usually worked for news agencies and companies like HoloNet News and the Environmental Action Gazette. One notable journalist was Anora Fair, who reported on the Antar Atrocity and later joined Berch Teller's rebel cell. The rebel Hera Syndulla later posed as a journalist working for the Gazette in order to get Skelly to tell her about the Empire's mining operations on Gorse. Tracene Kane worked as a journalist during the Galactic Civil War. Suralinda Javos was a journalist during the time of the Cold war.