Hannah Bloch on Muck Rack

Hannah Bloch

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Washington, DC
Digital Editor, NPR and Work in Progress Columnist, Wall Street Journal — NPR, The Wall Street Journal
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@NPR lead international digital editor. WSJ Work in Progress columnist. Former TIME Pakistan & Afghanistan correspondent; National Geographic writer. Xenophile.

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@HannahBloch — 2,375 followers, 5,221 tweets

RT @joshuatwhite: Important news. I foreshadowed the possibility of this U.S. move (and some of its implications) in my recent… https://t.co/vpprDB0eW2
I should clarify: she started the law firm with her sister Hina Jilani and friends Gulrukh and Shahla Zia
As a young mom, Asma Jahangir "decided that she had to do something with her life or she 'will just be a sidekick for everyone.'" With three friends, she started an all-women law firm, and became synonymous with human rights in Pakistan.  https://twitter.com/dawn_com/status/962630167809142784 
RT @UNHumanRights: We're saddened by the death of UN Special Rapporteur @Asma_Jahangir. She was a legendary #humanrights defender: pio… https://t.co/fuIKYhko5o
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Interview

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was an apprentice at an Ohio suburban newspaper chain during the summer between 9th and 10th grades.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Of course! Love typewriters. I'm the proud owner of a Hermes Baby manual typewriter that belonged to my beloved grandmother in the early 70s.