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Lara Whyte

London, but Belfast.
Special Projects Editor, openDemocracy 50.50 and Freelance Writer, Editor, and Producer — openDemocracy

Writer, producer and editor. Special projects editor @5050od🧐 DMs open for 🆕 pitches, 🔥 tips and 🔝commissions.

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Writer, investigative journalist and documentary field producer. NJTC accredited Broadcast Journalist, former staffer at ITV News at ITN. Currently writing a book, and working part-time as Commissioning Editor at open Democracy 50:50.

See LinkedIn for my most recent documentary and TV work: htt...

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RT @shaistaAziz: A man carries a sleeping child in a suitcase in the village of Beit Sawa, eastern Ghouta. Photo: Omar Sanadiki / Re…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern and then researcher at the Sunday Business Programme on Ireland's Today FM.

How is social media changing news?

By opening up networks that enable a plurality of views to be expressed, quickly.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Twitter or email is the best way to get me.