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New York, NY
Assistant Editor, International — The New York Times
Covers:  india, social media, myanmar, gender, world news, reproductive health, maternal health

Digital storytelling & strategy at @NYTimesWorld. Past: reporter in Mumbai; editor at @GlobalPost, @HuffingtonPost & @TheMyanmarTimes. hanna.ingber@nytimes.com

Hanna Ingber's Biography

Hanna is a staff editor on the social media desk of The New York Times.

Before joining The Times, Hanna worked as GlobalPost's editor of breaking news and social media and the Huffington Post's founding World editor.

She spent two years living in India, where she worked as GlobalPost’s Mumbai correspondent, freelanced for a variety of publications including The Independent of London and PRI’s “The World ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked as the lifestyle editor of the Myanmar Times immediately after college.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

A few times in middle school. I know typewriters are now "cool," but I am happy to live without.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

A journalist is a voice for the voiceless. A journalist holds people w/ power accountable. A journalist engages with and covers a community.

Times Article on Working Women in India Sets Off Debate

nytimes.com — A recent article by Ellen Barry, The New York Times's South Asia bureau chief, about seven women in northern India who confronted their community to defend their right to work, generated a lively debate among readers regarding the status of women in the country.
Feb 02, 2016

Times Article on Working Women in India Sets Off Debate nyti.ms/23GU7IX

Feb 02, 2016

From ‘Bold’ to ‘Bastard,’ Readers Debate Role of Working Women in India (smart roundup of reactions to Sunday story) nyti.ms/2062j0H

Feb 02, 2016

RT @EllenBarryNYT: From ‘Bold’ to ‘Bastard,’ Readers Debate Role of Working Women in India (smart roundup of reactions to Sunday story) nyti.ms/2062j0H

Feb 02, 2016

RT @DasMaitreyi: Readers' responses to @EllenBarryNYT piece on working Indian women. Like a storified narrative almost. Good convo nytimes.com/2016/02/03/wor…

Muslim Parents on How They Talk to Their Children About Hatred and Extremism

nytimes.com — A Muslim parent in Tokyo tells her children to "work 100 times harder" and "be 100 times kinder." A father in Ontario advises his teenagers to be wary of anyone reaching out to them over the Internet and claiming to be Muslim. "ISIL is trying to recruit you," he tells them, referring to the Islamic State.
Dec 16, 2015

Hometown Fremont representing here: #Muslim Parents on How They Talk to Their Children About Hatred and Extremism nyti.ms/1P6Xym2

Dec 16, 2015

Muslim Parents on How They Talk to Their Children About Hatred and Extremism nyti.ms/1P6Xym2

Dec 16, 2015

Muslim Parents on How They Talk to Their Children About Hatred and Extremism, via @nytimes nytimes.com/2015/12/16/wor…

Dec 16, 2015

We asked Muslim parents how they talk to their kids about anti-Muslim speech & extremism nyti.ms/1IU38qT pic.twitter.com/zcUWV4Ux58

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For Readers of The Times, a Preference for Keeping Liberties in Days of Terror

nytimes.com — As France reacts to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris with a show of force - the police have been breaking down doors to raid homes, conducting searches without warrants and hauling suspects to police stations - the debate over how societies should balance civil liberties and national security takes on even greater relevance.
Nov 25, 2015

RT @nytimesworld: NYT readers offer views on civil liberties vs. security restrictions in preventing terrorism nyti.ms/21fPnsu pic.twitter.com/lTOECOgpNF

The Live Blog: A Fast Way to Report Breaking News

nytimes.com — When news started streaming out of Paris on Nov. 13, the International desk at The New York Times scrambled to figure out what was happening and how we were going to cover it. One of the first questions we had was: Should we start a live blog?
Nov 24, 2015

My Times Insider piece on using live blogs at @nytimes on big breaking stories: nyti.ms/1lHurKr

Nov 24, 2015

The Live Blog: A Fast Way to Report Breaking News nyti.ms/1ShSMRp

Nov 24, 2015

The Times has discovered live blogs, guys, & WANTS👏YOU👏TO👏KNOW ...The Live Blog: A Fast Way to Report Breaking News nyti.ms/1ShSMRp

Join the Debate: Paris Attacks Reignite Passions Over Civil Liberties and National Security

nytimes.com — The deadly terrorist attacks in Paris last week have reignited a debate in the United States and much of the world on the balance a country should strike between respecting individuals' civil liberties and protecting national security interests.
Nov 18, 2015

Join the Debate: How Should We Balance Civil Liberties and National Security? nyti.ms/1HXIZiV

Nov 18, 2015

How should we balance civil liberties and national security? Join the debate: nyti.ms/1MC7f7c pic.twitter.com/VkZj85JOcU

Nov 19, 2015

RT @nytimesworld: Did the Paris attacks change your views on individual rights & security? Join the debate: nyti.ms/1lv9Wki https:/…

Nov 19, 2015

RT @nytimesworld: Join the debate: How should we balance civil liberties and national security? nyti.ms/1LmwN6c pic.twitter.com/ocH253GU77

Nov 19, 2015

An addendum to "don't read the comments": Also, don't aggregate the comments. nytimes.com/2015/11/19/wor…

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Before Election in Myanmar, Citizens Voice Desire for Change

nytimes.com — will hold its first relatively free elections in 25 years on Sunday. Ahead of the vote, we asked people in Myanmar via Facebook to tell us what they hope, and fear, will come from thes elections. We also asked readers to tell us which campaign issues were the most important to them.

With Return of Prize, India’s Literary Stars Protest Rising Intolerance

nytimes.com — Prominent writers in India are collectively protesting what they consider an increase in hostility and intolerance, which they argue has been allowed to fester under the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, by returning a prestigious literary award. Here is a breakdown on some of the leading authors and poets who are part of this so-called writers' revolt.
Oct 17, 2015

RT @nytimes: With Return of Prize, India’s Literary Stars Protest Rising Intolerance nyti.ms/1jKqPpZ

Oct 17, 2015

RT @nytimesworld: With Return of Prize, India’s Literary Stars Protest Rising Intolerance nyti.ms/1ZKVqV7

Oct 17, 2015

RT @nytimes: With Return of Prize, India’s Literary Stars Protest Rising Intolerance nyti.ms/1jKqPpZ

Oct 17, 2015

RT @soniafaleiro: .@nytimes on Indian writers protesting Modi's silence in a "reign of terror." nytimes.com/2015/10/18/wor…

Oct 17, 2015

RT @nytimesworld: India’s literary stars protest rising intolerance under Prime Minister Modi nyti.ms/1LgRrs0 pic.twitter.com/YIJRr7VBp3

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Sharing News on WhatsApp, an International Desk Experiment

nytimes.com — One person responded with a thumbs up. Another with an emoji of two hands clapping. A third wrote: "Thanks for the updates. Your efforts make Pope visit feel closer." The New York Times launched its first experiment with a messaging service around Pope Francis' trip to Latin America earlier this month, and for many of our readers, it was a hit.
Jul 22, 2015

What @HannaIngber and I learned from sharing updates from @JimBYardley's trip with @Pontifex over WhatsApp: nyti.ms/1g54amR

Jul 22, 2015

What The NYT learned from sharing news via WhatsApp nyti.ms/1HJg9PZ

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Shinzo Abe’s Military Plan Draws Sharp Response From Readers

nytimes.com — The government of Japan moved forward this week with its controversial plan to reverse its 70-year ban on sending its military forces to fight in conflicts abroad, and many Japanese as well as others in the region cried out in anger.
Jul 18, 2015

We asked readers in Japan, Korea & China to tell us their views on Japan's military plans. Received sharp responses: nyti.ms/1CO30WO

Jul 20, 2015

We asked readers in Japan, South Korea & China their views on Abe's military plans. We received sharp responses: nyti.ms/1CO30WO

Courtney Love Describes Ordeal During Violent Uber Protests in Paris

nytimes.com — Courtney Love had what she called the scariest day of her life on Thursday, when the car in which she was riding was attacked during protests in Paris and she and her driver were held hostage, she said. Ms. Love live-tweeted the whole episode.
Jun 25, 2015

RT @HannaIngber: .@courtney live tweets her ordeal in Paris during Uber protests. "I'm safer in Baghdad" nyti.ms/1e5Vmf4 pic.twitter.com/lupydsDZ1A

Jun 25, 2015

Courtney Love Tweets Ordeal During Violent Uber Protests in Paris nyti.ms/1QRPkQW

Jun 25, 2015

Please join me in praying for @Courtney Love's safe arrival to the George V in Paris through this #UberPOP riot. nyti.ms/1QRPkQW

Jun 25, 2015

RT @nytimes: Courtney Love gets caught in the middle of a violent Uber protest in Paris nyti.ms/1NfcZoi pic.twitter.com/skV38H1OJX

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Feb 04, 2016

How CNN and WashPost are using voicemail to connect with their audiences: bit.ly/1X6lR5e

Feb 02, 2016

ICYMI: Incredible story of 7 Indian women who went to war w/ village over right to work nyti.ms/23GS9bv pic.twitter.com/o8TUlQzLeN

Jan 20, 2016

RT @karenzraick: “Students were falling like someone was cutting down newly blossomed flowers.” nyti.ms/1OvDmsf

Jan 20, 2016

One after the next, terrorist attacks targeting civilians. Do you know someone who was killed? Tell us about him/her nyti.ms/1Ji6W5G

Jan 13, 2016

US has accepted 2,500 Syrian refugees since 2012. Canada took in more than that in the last two months of 2015 alone nyti.ms/1l61wPk

Jan 06, 2016

RT @DavidClinchNews: Job > @Storyful We're looking for a content strategist to join our growing Dublin team. Find out more here: https://t.…

Jan 06, 2016

NYT's @caseysjournal has moved to Venezuela to be our new Andes corr. He's writing about his first 30 days there: nyti.ms/1OaH5ce

Jan 05, 2016

RT @caseysjournal: Newly arrived to Caracas to start covering the Andes region for @nytimes. Saludos from your new correspondent!


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