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Saleah Blancaflor

New York, NY
Freelance Writer and Contributor — Freelance, NBC News
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Biography

Deputy Editor for @KollabNY. Contributor @NBCAsianAmerica. Educator by day, freelance writer by night.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporter for The Daily O'Collegian at my college.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To uncover the truth and dig for the facts, to distinguish the actual facts from the alternative facts, and to communicate with the public.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

The voice memo app on my iPhone, a notepad to take notes, a pen or pencil, and my laptop to write the story.