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Vanessa Guinan-Bank

As seen in: Freelance, Die Zeit
Covers:  Women's Rights, Refugee Crisis, Social Justice, Middle East, USA, German & European Current Affairs, Islam & Islamism, Literature

master of international affairs candidate @thehertieschool. journalist. feminism and intersections. everything is political.

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German/Irish-American. Born and raised in Northern Germany.
Lived in Argentina, Syria and Lebanon.
BA in Political Science and Islamic Studies.
Fluent in German, English and French. Proficient in Spanish.
My Arabic is a constant work in progress.

Topics of interest:
Middle East; Women's Righ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

A review of Graphic Novels on the Israel-Palestinian conflict for Radio Bremen.

How is social media changing news?

It facilitates untrue or speculative stories to be delivered as facts, consequently well researched journalism is even more important.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?