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Karina Ramirez

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West Palm Beach, FL
Freelance Journalist — Freelance

independent #journo, formerly w/ @aldiadallas/@DallasNews, @maybornUNT & @AmericanUAlum, #ecuador 🇪🇨#fanoftheplanet, @nahj member, living in a #bilingualworld

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Biography

I am an independent journalist focusing on stories that gear toward social change. Prior to this work, I was a multimedia reporter for Al Día, the Spanish-language paper of the Dallas Morning News for three years. Prior to working at Al Día, I was a staff writer and social media manager for El H...

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Nov 20, 2017

RT @amprog: There is no principled basis for the administration’s announcement tonight to end TPS for Haitians.

Nov 20, 2017

RT @elnuevoherald: EEUU elimina protección temporal TPS para los haitianos; deportaciones comenzarían en 2019  http://hrld.us/2mNzSNx  https://t.co/wkOxWQsrv9

Nov 20, 2017

RT @Slate: Charlie Rose suspended from CBS, PBS pulls Charlie Rose Show amid sexual harassment allegations:…

Nov 20, 2017

RT @JackeeHarry: I am completely devastated by the loss of Della Reese. She was a great co-star, sparring partner, drinking buddy, a…

Nov 20, 2017

RT @DallasParkRec: City of Dallas facilities will be closed on Thursday (11/23) & Friday (11/24) in observance of the Thanksgiving hol…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a business writer first. I went to a new business which turned out to be a Latino restaurant.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

A-S-D-F-J-K-L-; my fingers used to hurt after typing that for hours.

How is social media changing news?

I feel social media is connecting more people. It allows us to be able to tell more stories and find people faster.

Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Chapter

2017 - Spanish-Language News
Metroplex es el nuevo hogar de miles de puertorriqueños

Texas APME

2017 - Features (Spanish-language)
Class 4A, second place, Muerte en el lienzo with DMN's Melissa Repko