Host, writer, editor, producer, blogger Widow, single mom of three, manager of one cat. Yes, I'm THAT Dawn Ennis #girlslikeus

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Dawn Ennis is a journalist, a blogger at, HuffPost  and Medium, and the host of a talk show on YouTube: “RiseUP With Dawn Ennis.” 

Before moving to online journalism, she was an executive producer at several TV stations across the country. She got her start in New York City, wor...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Operating the vidifont (ancestor to chyron) at CNN.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

By connecting everyone, enabling more people to become their own cub reporters, editors, and audience.