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Marianne Thamm

Cape Town
Assistant Editor, Daily Maverick
Covers:  politics, satire, theatre

Assistant editor Daily Maverick. Artisanal journalist/writer/author/ columnist. Earthling. If you need a rebel speaker for your event DM me.

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Award winning author of several non-fiction works, editor, web site editor, writer of satire, occasional stand-up comedian, columnist and all-round journalist.

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RT @NPR: "In most situations in life it's better to do something than not to do anything," an anti-Putin voter says. "And yo…
@ali_naka Get rid of CPS, FDA all the companies to whom government has outsourced its responsibilities.. Employ thousands of unemployed graduates to upskill SASSA and SAPO. We have privatised many functions to WMC under Zuma
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What was your first job as a journalist?

General reporter

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

News breaks immediately, obviating the need for newspapers to do so. It alters ones relationship with readers.