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Simone Weichselbaum

Somewhere in the US of A
Staff Writer — The Marshall Project
Covers:  all things criminal justice including prisons, police policy and juvenile justice

New York native and scribe: staff writer and Diversity Chair for @MarshallProj. Former staffer of @nydailynews and @phillydailynews. UPenn Criminology MS grad.

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Born in Brooklyn. Raised there too.
Cut reporting teeth in D.C. and then Philadelphia.
Returned home to cover the greatest city on Planet Earth.

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@SimoneJWei — 2,967 followers, 8,496 tweets

So much to unpack here: 1. #metoo was created by a black woman, yet is magnified by white women outing white men. 2. being biracial in 2018 is being adjunct to whiteness. Huh? 3. People in TV sorta suck. All by @KaufmanDavidNYC @qz 
RT @mrbromwich: I have been involved in DOJ and FBI disciplinary matters since 1994. I have never before seen the type of rush to judgment…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporting intern for the Press & Sun Bulletin in good ole' Binghamton, NY

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Who hasn't?

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

April from TMNT...without her, what would have become of Splinter?