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Ruqaiyah Najjar

Verified
Washington, DC
Engagement Director, Multicultural.ly
As seen in: CGTN
Covers:  global news, education policy, global politics, international affairs, international news, drug war, food, gmo
Doesn't Cover: local

For a star to be born, there is 1 thing that must happen: a gaseous nebula must collapse. So collapse. Crumble.This is not your destruction. This is your birth.

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Biography

My broadcast coverage includes everything from political protests in Iran to the state of industrial farming and I maintain a well-developed rolodex of over 10,000 contacts including Heads of State, , celebrities, scientists, international experts, Fortune 500 CEOs, as well global economists, mar...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Transcriber

Have you ever used a typewriter?

yes. I love typewriters.. I like the smell of the ink and the feel of the keys

How is social media changing news?

social media is not affected by oceans and mountains. Gaza connects with Ferguson, the world is brought together. Hearts are closer.