23 March 2009 0 Comments

The New (Foreign) Journalism

The New York Times features me in an article published this weekend about Global Post, the new foreign news website. As the Times explains, Global Post is intended to replace all the foreign news that’s no longer produced by US newspapers, magazines and tv channels — because those media “cut costs” and fired everyone. I’ve been writing for Global Post, which is run by a chum of mine who worked in the Middle East for The Boston Globe, and enjoying the freedom from starchy journalistic constraints it gives me. Here’s what I wrote about my jaunt in Hillary Clinton’s Ramallah motorcade earlier this month. Read it. Definitely not starchy.

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