Writer, editor and producer. Commissioning editor @5050od. 🧐 gender, extremism and young people, mainly.

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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.

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Nov 17, 2017

RT @BelTel: Dictator who ruled with a rod of iron for more than 30 years heads for the exit (and Mugabe's in a spot of bother t…

Nov 17, 2017

RT @joepompeo: I’m told Vice has put Jason Mojica on leave as it investigates the reporting laid out by The Daily Beast earlier th…

Nov 17, 2017

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Nov 16, 2017

RT @ChicasPoderEC: También estaremos en #perdebate17 💪 desde el 16 al 18 de nov. Este año el tema será los medios masivos para las mul…

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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.