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Katie Hyslop

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  first nations, child welfare, homelessness, youth, aboriginal issues, harm reduction, income disparity, education, poverty

Ed/youth/housing reporter @TheTyee. Fills spare time with horror (genre & feeling), costuming, and cats. Newfoundlander in Vancouver. hyslopke@gmail.com

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Biography

Freelance journalist writing for @TheTyee and @Tyee Solutions, and news editor for @Megaphonemag. Main focuses are education, youth issues, affordable housing, poverty, and other social justice reporting. Formerly (and proudly) of Newfoundland and Labrador, currently residing in Vancouver, Britis...

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@Kehyslop — 2,903 followers, 7,554 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

RT @jaboukie: kinda sad i finished college w/o studying abroad. as a kid I always dreamt of replacing my personality with a list of things…

Sep 22, 2017

RT @fixbced: @sam_sullivan @GeorgeHeyman @SChandraHerbert Fraser is over 150% full. No flex space whatsoever. Now using library…

Sep 20, 2017

RT @briellemimi: how are #BCcourt delays impacting families navigating #childprotection cases? talking to ppl in #WilliamsLake this week

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Senior reporter at The Muse, Memorial University of Newfoundland's students' newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I failed horribly.

How is social media changing news?

By making journalists more directly responsible, and responsive, to their audience.