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Louis Lo Praeste

San Francisco, CA
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance
Covers:  Geopolitics, Intelligence, Tech, Economics, Cultural/Religious Interest, Op-ed.
Doesn't Cover: Pop culture, music, corporate culture, art, food and wine, health and medicine

Author | Philosopher | Humanitarian | Aspiring Cellist | Executive Director @theschoolfund | Founder, Snow Creek Ventures | vagueapocalyptica.com

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Louis D. LoPraeste is a former strategist and analyst who has lived on every continent but Antartica. As an author and journalist; he has written four books of non-fiction, children's literature, short-fiction and a forthcoming novel about Afghanistan. Mr. Lo Praeste has developed a relatively l...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote about the Cham Dar region of India in the late 90's which had this weird pocket of tribal animosities and imported Nepalese Maoists.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes of course. For god's sake.

How is social media changing news?

I think there is far too much white noise and crap making decent writing that much more difficult.