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Gina Cairney

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New York City, NY
Freelance Writer — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Education Week
Covers:  I cover education (K12 & higher ed), race and poverty, health, and sometimes science topics.

Freelance writer in Brooklyn | Photog | #bikeNYC | #sociology 🚲✏📚 📷

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Gina is a freelance journalist, researcher, and visual artist based in Brooklyn. She started out in Maryland as an online news producer and social media coordinator for the award-winning Education Week. From there, she moved to the Big Apple, and managed social media for the New School for Social...

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"Encouraged to see their general wellbeing as separate from their economic wellbeing, mindful employees concentrate their efforts on cultivating the first, not the second."  https://www.dissentmagazine.org/article/coping-economy-mindfulness-goes-corporate  @DissentMag
RT @MsMagazine: “When was the last time you heard menstruation talked about in a conversation about economic development? Or econom… https://t.co/ephrx04eoH
RT @meaganmday: I wrote about how New York City real-estate elites intentionally shuttered local industry in the 20th century—and d… https://t.co/ZoivbrzU8a
RT @MoiraDonegan: In October, I made a google document. My life has been strange and sometimes frightening ever since. I wrote about… https://t.co/FSRyep4O7H
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelance reporter for the Prince George's Sentinel in Maryland.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I have! It was marvelous.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

#nottheonion is always great because sometimes things are THAT ridiculous and it can't be real, but it is.