Andy Carvin on Muck Rack

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Washington DC
Journalist — First Look Media
As seen in:  NPR
Covers:  North Africa, Social Media, Arab Spring, Geopolitics, Middle East

Real-time news DJ & occasional journalist, but *not* a social media guru. Author of the book Distant Witness. NPR alum, now at First Look Media.

Knight-Batten Award

2011 - Special Distinction Award
Since the beginning of the Arab Spring, NPR's Andy Carvin has pioneered a new form of journalism, using his online followers to piece together and validate real-time reports that documented historic events in the Middle East. By using his Twitter account as a newsgathering operation, he has demonstrated how reporting can be done remotely and created a highly engaged community of more than 50,000 Twitter followers.
Sep 01, 2014

Israel takes more land in West Bank for Jewish settlers

Aug 31, 2014

A Two-Faced Friendship: Turkey Is 'Partner and Target' for the NSA via @SPIEGELONLINE

Aug 31, 2014

Militants Took Over The US Embassy In Libya And Then Enjoyed A Dip In The Pool…

Aug 31, 2014

‘Shut your lips and stand in line’ -- what no kid should hear on the first day of school

Aug 31, 2014

Rep. Mike Rogers: Obama’s foreign policy is in ‘absolute free fall’

Aug 31, 2014

RT @MARYAMALKHAWAJA: Maryam stopped her hunger strike out of concern for the added stress it would put on Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, his health is very fragile.

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