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Sean McCarthy

Omaha, NE
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  immigration, music history, pop culture, politics, historical profiles, human rights, music reviews
Doesn't Cover: nascar, sports

Freelance journalist who has a vested interest in keeping the institution of journalism thriving.

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I am fortunate to write about two of my biggest passions: music and news.

I am a staff writer for the Omaha-Weekly Reader. Topics I have written about include human rights, historical profiles, and immigration.

In addition, I have been a contributor to PopMatters since 2010. At PopMatters, I ha...

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@SeanLMcCarthy — 215 followers, 611 tweets

Sep 16, 2017

Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop drinking and amphetamines #Huskers

Sep 13, 2017

@nelson_aj I know. You'll have to tell me how it is when I get back

Sep 12, 2017

U2 and Beck...about 25 years after I saw the 'Achtung Baby' tour. This is 40...

Sep 12, 2017

RT @SenSanders: Today we remember the nearly 3,000 people murdered in the worst terrorist attack in history and the brave first responders…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Staff reporter for the Daily Nebraskan.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

Social media is making the audience active participants in your reporting.