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Patrick O. Strickland

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Beirut, Lebanon
Journalist and Producer — Al Jazeera
Covers:  social justice, children's rights, human rights, popular struggles, military conflict, immigrant rights, residency rights

Reporter @AJEnglish. From Texas. Previously in Ramallah, Beirut & Doha. Author of forthcoming Alerta, Alerta: Snapshots of Anti-Fascism in Europe @AKPressDistro

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Biography

Patrick O. Strickland is an independent journalist who has been based in the Middle East and North Africa since 2011.

His reportage regularly appears in a wide variety of international news outlets, such as Al Jazeera English, VICE News, Syria Deeply, and Deutsche Welle, among others.

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RT @TheOnion: Pelosi: ‘We Must Fight Even Harder Against Trump's Authoritarian Impulses Now That We've Voted To Enable Them’… https://t.co/VDDh4DUYEn
Breaking: The US Attorney’s Office for DC says it intends to file motions to dismiss charges for 129 Inauguration Day defendants and pursue charges against 59 others it describes as “smaller, core group.” #J20 https://t.co/2sCsteN5bS
RT @DPRK_News: Foreign Ministry denies application for political asylum by smirking Hungaro-Fascist Sebastian Gorka. Subject will… https://t.co/C0SPDyTEgg
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I have always worked as an independent journalist and on a freelance basis.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

No, I complete all of my writing on the computer.

How is social media changing news?

Social media has made possible the mass proliferation of news that otherwise fell wayside.