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Deborah Douglas

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Biography

Deborah Douglas’ tenure as a Chicago Sun-Times editorial board member and columnist paved the way for new adventures in thought-leadership. Currently, she is a media consultant and adjunct lecturer at The Medill School at Northwestern U. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, Chicago Reporter, Pa...

What was your first job as a journalist?

At age 17, I had the keys to the Evanston Review where I worked as an editorial assistant.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Unfortunately, yes.

How is social media changing news?

More immediate yet more incremental and unfinished.