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Shannon Fisher

Richmond, Virginia; Washington, DC
Freelance Writer and Radio Host — Authors on the Air Global Radio Network, Freelance
Covers:  Politics, Sociology, Health, Human Rights, Civil Rights, Media, Golf, Entertainment, The Arts, Animal Rights, Women's Rights, Biography, United States Government, Psychology, Freedom of the Press

Host of Our Lives with Shannon Fisher on AOTA radio. Writer of Social & Political Commentary. My opinions are mine (obviously).

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Shannon Fisher is a writer and the host of two radio shows, The Authentic Woman and Our Lives with Shannon Fisher, on the Authors on the Air Radio Global Network. She is also among a small team of hosts of the National Press Club’s Update-1 podcast, which addresses issues in the media as they rel...

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@MsShannonFisher — 24,610 followers, 21,021 tweets

Aug 23, 2017

#FuckCancer! (I'm fine, but a family friend is in crisis.) Cancer steals far too many lives from us. I mean, #FuckCancer, damnit!

Aug 23, 2017

RT @RyanLizza: Bannon's comments to The Weekly Standard suggest Scaramucci had a point.

Aug 23, 2017

I love this tweet. I'm telling you, the Mooch is going to be the breakout star of the Trump administration. 

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How is social media changing news?

There is little time to conduct detailed analysis of breaking news in a competitive 24-hour always-online news cycle.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Journalism casts a wide net. To me, it means to be committed to gathering and sharing important information with the public in a helpful way.

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Woman Who Inspires

2015 - Advocacy
Recognized as a role model and inspiration for women who work in human rights advocacy.

Richmonders of the Year

2013 - Advocacy
Recognized for advocacy during the 2012 Virginia General Assembly session.