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Rebecca Aguilar

Dallas, Texas
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  Social media, Latino & Latina issues, topics involving Hispanics, family & child issues, courts, crime and cops, health and politics

#FreelanceReporter |@LatinaStyleMag #SocialMedia columnist | 50 awards & nominations | VP @SPJFW | Fmr VP @NAHJ | Media #Watchdog fight 4 fairness in journalism

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I'm a multiple Emmy award-winning reporter and Emmy nominated TV commentator. I have 36 years of experience. Most of my career has been in television broadcast news, but I also have experience in radio, print and online.

I have worked in Toledo, Chicago, Corpus Christi, San Antonio, Phoenix, Lo...

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@princeeditor reports @NABJ Executive director accuses board prez of “abuse of power” & board “no basis” for ending former director’s job & mistake in board turning down $250K scholarship from Facebook 
RT @Slate: The only relevant known fact about McCabe’s firing is that he is a key witness against Trump:…
RT @latinocld: "African Americans will not be okay, until Latinos are okay. We must work together." @helengiddings on #Unity
@NoelGasca Join journalism groups on Facebook. Many post internships. Let someone else make the coffee. I leave it to the men to do that. :) Good luck.
McCabe's firing Tillerson firing Hicks resignation Omarosa firing Will bring out more whistleblowers @ White House. All WH employees know they can face the same fate. @realDonaldTrump believe he is plugging up the holes, but he just broke the dam.
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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job was a television news reporter in Toledo, Ohio.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

We used typewriters to write out the news when I got into journalism in 1981.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is making news instant to the public.Journalists have to apply the same commitment to accuracy on social media.