Ruqaiyah Najjar on Muck Rack

Ruqaiyah Najjar

Washington, DC
Guest Producer, CCTV-America — CGTN
As seen in: CGTN
Covers:  global news, education policy, global politics, international affairs, international news, drug war, food, gmo
Doesn't Cover: local

Visual Storyteller. International Journalist. Artist-in-(my own)-residence. Email gangster. Unicorn. @womenjournos @muckrack

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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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@RuqaiyahN — 3,495 followers, 14,128 tweets

Sep 21, 2017

RT @bimadew: Applications now open for BuzzFeed's 2018 Emerging Writers Fellowship in NY. Please apply, black women. Others too. 

Sep 21, 2017

RT @CraigCons: President Buhari of Nigeria likens Rohingya genocide to Bosnia & Rwanda genocides. Does "Never Again" mean anything? https:/…

Sep 14, 2017

RT @JamesFallows: @drvox Conservatives. Also, Chief Justice of SCOTUS.

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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.