International News Editor @nytimes

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Biography

Sewell Chan is the international news editor in the London office of The New York Times, focusing on coverage of breaking news in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

He was previously the deputy editor of the Op-Ed and Sunday Review sections, from 2011 to 2015; a Washington economic corresponden...

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@sewellchan — 29,960 followers, 10,882 tweets

Oct 18, 2017

RT @IChotiner: New Q&A w/ @sasha_p_s: What the left misses abt immigration, & why white nationalism is the real existential threat: https:/…

Oct 18, 2017

RT @atossaaraxia: It's astonishing that a journalist could be killed by a car bomb in charming, peaceful Malta - a country I fell in…

Oct 18, 2017

RT @EPovoledo: First Scotland, Then Catalonia. And Now? Milan and Venice  https://nyti.ms/2kWLU69 

Oct 18, 2017

RT @sasha_p_s: Care about anti-immigrant backlash, where it came from, and how to fight it? Read my int. w/ @IChotiner in @Slate:  http://slate.me/2ys9cGw 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Copy-editing intern, The Philadelphia Inquirer

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Of course: it's how I learned to type.

How is social media changing news?

More info. Less meaning.