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Jonah Newman

Chicago, IL
Database Reporter, The Chicago Reporter
Covers:  race, poverty, inequality, public housing, police misconduct, criminal justice, Chicago

Data journalist @chicagoreporter. Formerly @chronicle @homicidewatch & @stltoday. @MedillSchool grad & native #Minnesotan. Use it for good, never for evil.

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I'm a data journalist at The Chicago Reporter. Previously, I've worked at The Chronicle of Higher Education, Homicide Watch D.C., the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the Jerusalem Post. My writing has also appeared in Thirty Two Magazine and Tablet Magazine.

My focus is on telling stories that invest...

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@jonahshai — 1,629 followers, 7,208 tweets

Aug 15, 2017

RT @samjcharles: CPD sergeant stripped of police powers after shooting autistic teen  via @suntimes

Aug 15, 2017

@samjcharles I guess this answers my question from yesterday. Thanks for staying on this.

Aug 15, 2017

@ad_quig @DanielKayHertz @whet Now you have me Googling Aeropress while eating my lunch.

Aug 14, 2017

@JeremyGorner Thanks. Didn't realize that was a separate process that could extend the timeline.

Aug 14, 2017

@JeremyGorner Supt. is supposed to make this decision within 90 days. It took almost 6 months. @jeremygorner: Did CPD say why this took so long?

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National Awards for Education Reporting

2013 - Data Journalism - Medium Newsroom
A story or series that features exceptional use of data gathering, analysis and/or data visualization produced by an independent print, online or broadcast journalism outlet.