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Jerome Socolovsky

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Editor-in-Chief, Religion News Service
Covers:  religion, terrorism, general assignment, foreign, political humor, jews, christians, others, muslims

Editor-in-Chief of @RNS

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Biography

I cover religion for the Voice of America in Washington, D.C.

I am also a familiar voice to U.S. audiences having reported for National Public Radio from Madrid from 2002 to 2010. In Spain, I covered a wide range of topics including the legacy of the Spanish Civil War and the Franco dictatorship...

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@jeromesoco — 2,063 followers, 1,897 tweets

ICYMI @RNS columnist @directorsilk asked whether the new LDS President Russell M. Nelson’s answer to a question by a female reporter this week was "(a) unprofessional; (b) patronizing; (c) sexist; (d) creepy; (e) all of the above."  http://religionnews.com/2018/01/17/patriarchy-is-alive-and-well-in-the-lds-church/ 
RT @AMBankstw: Author @MansfieldWrites, expert on presidents’ faith, says Trump understands, misunderstands evangelicals. My @RNS Q&A: http…
RT @RNS: Pope Francis just accused victims of Chile’s most notorious pedophile of slander. It's a stunning end to a visit m… https://t.co/F0YGVNONkE
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What was your first job as a journalist?

AP reporter in Amsterdam

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes but that was before I became a journalist

How is social media changing news?

It's cool to know what other people are reading and thinking and doing, but I still love to spread the morning paper out on the table.