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Daniel Phan

Freelance Journalist — Freelance

Multi-platform freelance journalist and perpetual foreigner.

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From reporting in a high-pressure newsroom to managing a team of digital reporters, I have thrived in both collaborative and autonomous spaces with a proven ability to assume leadership roles.

While much of my work has been in digital/online media I also have experience in conceptualising and pro...

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@danielphan — 957 followers, 934 tweets

Apr 08, 2017

RT @GeorgeTakei: White supremacist who murdered Timothy Caughman in NYC has been charged with terrorism. Say it with me: Radical White Supremacist Terrorist.

Mar 22, 2017

RT @adamliaw: Really weird coincidence that it was only white guys though. Must be based on merit. 🤔

Mar 22, 2017

RT @adamliaw: Huge thanks to all the white guys who've drawn on their vast experience with being Asian in Australia to tell me I'm wrong about racism.

Mar 14, 2017

RT @FrancisAwartefe: The same thinking pervades every country with a history of colonialism. The coloniser always invariable suffers amn…

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Only in my imagination - usually when I'm a few chapters into The Quiet American. Been a few years though.

What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

Covering the Ersan Gulum nationality tug-of-war between Australia and Turkey across online and broadcast for SBS.

What's your favorite drink?

Life begins after coffee.


Walkey Young Journalist of the Year (Finalist)

2011 - Online