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Biography

I am a radio journalist for BBC's "The World" and a frequent New York Times op-ed contributor. My work has appeared in the New York Times, New York Times Magazine, and the Wall Street Journal, among many other venues. I am the author of the essay collection, You Must Go and Win, and the novel, No...

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job as a journalist was contributing to a New York Times op-ed section called 'Townies.'

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Of course. I'm older than I look. Also? I collect them.

How is social media changing news?

Eye-grabbing headlines, photos and videos are more important than ever.