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Elias Jahshan

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Sydney, Australia
Editor, Retail Gazette
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Editor of an online retail newspaper | Freelance journalist | Former @Star_Observer editor | An Arab-Australian in London | It's pronounced ee-lee-as jah-sh'n

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Biography

Editor of Star Obsever, Australia's most respected LGBTI news source - print + online.
Previously a News Corp Australia journalist writing for the Parramatta Advertiser newspaper in Sydney with occasional bylines in the Daily Telegraph and The Punch online, too.
A graduate of University of Techno...

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@Elias_Jahshan — 4,066 followers, 39,739 tweets

May 23, 2017

Wait. Ariana Grande is not well known in France?! I know that is absolutely trivial given recent events but this is…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/867022556053872642 

May 23, 2017

@petstarr Okay, I should've clarified with specific names. My bad. You're definitely not a bad one.

May 23, 2017

The absolutist view that "all News Corp journos are bad" must stop. The bad side of News Corp comes from its columnists. They're NOT journos

May 23, 2017

Also, it might be worth noting that Star Observer has a history of hiring News Corp alumni (including at least 4 editors, like myself).

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Editorial assistant for the Sunday Telegraph newspaper in Sydney - this gave me exposure to the industry and helped me get a cadetship

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To tell the truth, to keep governments accountable, to expose corruption, and to tell stories that need to be told.