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Ruqaiyah Najjar

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

I drink and I know things. @womenjournos @PressClubdc @SPJ_tweets

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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...

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RT @TheBrodyFile: Here is where Dems may have misplayed their hand: President Trump isn’t like other presidents. He doesn’t play by t…
This should not still be happening. "U.N. fails to stem rapes by peacekeepers in Africa."  via @usatoday
Three weeks before invading Iraq, President. George W. Bush said, "a liberated Iraq can show the power of freedom to transform that vital region by serving as a dramatic and inspiring example for other nations in the region." So much for that. 
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What was your first job as a journalist?


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.