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Joseph Power

Brisbane, Australia
Freelance Journalist and Commentator — Freelance
Covers:  iran, international relations, foreign policy, britain, middle east, politics, terrorism
Doesn't Cover: fashion

Writer | Former Executive Council - @AIIA_Qld | UQ | Regular contributor to @SpectatorOz | CFC |

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I'm a Brisbane-based writer and a journalism/international relations student at the University of Queensland. I've been featured on The Commentator, Digital Journal, The Australian Atheist, and The Comment Factory among others. My interests, aside from reading and writing (and avoiding autobiogra...

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@JosephDPower — 1,137 followers, 3,892 tweets

RT @DanielJHannan: 1644. Royalism is smashed at Marston Moor. A forlorn Queen Henrietta Maria flees for France. John Milton publishes that…
RT @CivilBeat: This is the screen that set off the ballistic missile alert on Saturday. The operator clicked the PACOM (CDW) State…
RT @dariwituszynski: Map shows the Roman Empire and the Chinese Han dynasty, c. AD 1. Both had population approximately of 50 million pe…
RT @ReidTheGame: “Liverpool have entered the race for Alexis Sanchez”
RT @iAmTheWarax: My beef with Chelsea Manning has nothing to do with her politics nor her sexuality. I oppose her because she betra…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Never had a 'proper job'.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

It's a rapid, instant, continuous bombardment of news. This has many positives, and many negatives (e.g. factual accuracy in 'crisis' news.)