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Ida Harris

New York, NY
Assistant Editor and Writer — The Root
Covers:  Parenting, Race, Feminism, Art, Black Culture, Books, Film

Creative writer • Essayist • Wordsmith @mybrownbaby @damemagazine @AllTheMoms_ @TheRoot

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Ida Harris is a writer and an assistant editor for Black parenting website When she is not critiquing Black art, culture, and society, she is creating beautiful art while listening to Trap music—preferably Future. Her articles have appeared in The Root, USA Today'...

What was your first job as a journalist?

The Collegian. College newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Of course

How is social media changing news?

News breaks faster and has the capacity to reach a wider audience.