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Andy Carvin

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Washington DC
Senior Editor-at-Large — NowThis News
Covers:  north africa, social media, arab spring, geopolitics, middle east

Sr. Editor-At-Large, NowThis. Author of Distant Witness: Social Media, The Arab Spring & A Journalism Revolution.

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@acarvin — 107,416 followers, 196,791 tweets

@KathrynHallPR @sarahkendzior Quote from my daughter: “I have to go to school right now, but let me do some research and get back to you."
RT @newsroom: Does autocorrect screw up your name because it doesn’t recognize it as a “real” name? Please @ us and let us know h… https://t.co/J28k6mRKHb
RT @capreble: Why does POTUS want to increase the US nuclear arsenal? We have more than enough to deter attacks against the US. M… https://t.co/cq6sQNmwa5
RT @MiekeEoyang: Reminder when Trump says the Opiod crisis is a serious problem, he had a 24 year old who falsified his resume as th… https://t.co/GtFddSPrHn
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Awards

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.