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Biography

British-Australian News Editor for HuffPost, assigned to the World and General Assignment desks. Previously worked for News Corporation and Al Jazeera English as a senior journalist.
Contributed to the Guardian, Radio X EU, the International Business Times and the Middle East Eye while working as...

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Important investigation by @comingupcharlie: NZ has paid $65m to get rid of beloved landscapes, as rich foreigners snap up once public land in what critics say is a "wave of privatisation".  https://interactives.stuff.co.nz/2018/01/half-a-million-hectares-sold/ 
"Estimated savings Trump will see under newly signed tax cuts - $1bn; Estimated amount the tax cuts will add to the deficit - $1.4tn."  https://twitter.com/bradflahive/status/954857854736871424 
RT @refugeesdeeply: Younger Italians are far more concerned by immigration than their older counterparts, @GoodwinMJ @AndrewPGeddeshttps://t.co/4xeifWb15N
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Newcastle Evening Chronicle community correspondent - 1 of 5 jobs I did to save for uni. Others involved cleaning and dishwashing. Fun times!

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! A child's Olivetti typewriter when I was a kid. Loved it. Always played journalist.

How is social media changing news?

It's more fast-paced and stories are reaching people who may not have previously had access to them. A local event could go global.