American journalist based in China from 1994-2012. Moved to Rangoon 2014, now in Berkeley. US Army Vietnam Veteran, USMCR. 自由撰稿人,在台北,香港,北京, 仰光工作30年。

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Paul Mooney is an American freelance journalist who has reported on Burma, China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong since 1985. He has been on staff at Reuters, Newsweek, the Far Eastern Economic Review, Eastern Express, the South China Morning Post, and Knight-Ridder Financial News. His articles have appear...

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RT @votevets: General Kelly, we are so very sorry that @potus has dragged your son’s memory into his web of lies.  https://twitter.com/kaitlancollins/status/920288039028559872 

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

I began working in journalism in 1980, a few years before we began using computers.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

I have a few. Fowler/The Quiet American, William Boot/Scoop, and although not a journalist, Sherlock Holmes for his keen perception.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

I have no preferences