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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, 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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RT @AlDiaDallas: Voces latinas como la representante @Victoria4Texas y la comisionada @elbagarcia hicieron un fuerte llamado para seguir…
RT @NPR: The vote is 50-48 in favor, with McCain absent and McConnell holding off on voting for procedural reasons. A shutdown at midnight…
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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