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found an email to my late granny from just after graduating 2004 written via hotmail mentioning the first piec
Found an email to my late granny from just after graduating (2004, written via hotmail) mentioning the first piece of journalism I got paid for.

Can’t remember the title of the publication anymore but will never forget that feeling of finally getting paid to write
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JeromeTaylor
oh lord just found some poetry i wrote aged 13 and its ridiculously emo clearly i thought starting each verse
Oh lord. Just found some “poetry” I wrote aged 13 and it’s ridiculously emo.

Clearly I thought starting each verse with “Death?” was super profound
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feels like we cant get through any major religious festival these days without some fanatic somewhere in the w
Feels like we can’t get through any major religious festival these days without some fanatic, somewhere in the world, carrying out a murderous rampage in the name of a competing god or some warped ideology. As sickening as it is predictable 🇱🇰
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been binging s podcast which explores the porn industry amp its effect on us since free streaming sites came a
Been binging @jonronson’s podcast #TheButterflyEffect which explores the porn industry & its effect on us since free-streaming sites came along & became ubiquitous. It’s a masterclass in how to report on porn without judgment while also pulling no punches 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼
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new breaking new blast in sri lankan capital two dead police spokesman afp gt what an appalling awful day for
New breaking: New blast in Sri Lankan capital, two dead: police spokesman — @AFP

> What an appalling, awful day for Sri Lanka
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sri lankas catholics only make up around 6 percent of the population but as a religion it crosses the ethnic d
Sri Lanka’s Catholics only make up around 6 percent of the population but as a religion it crosses the ethnic divide with both Tamil and Sinhalese adherents
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sri lanka already has major sectarian issues for decades there was the civil war between hindu tamil separatis
Sri Lanka already has major sectarian issues. For decades there was the civil war between Hindu Tamil separatists & the Sinhala Buddhist majority. More recently Buddhist nationalists fanned violence towards minority Muslims. Now we have scores of Christians dead at Easter
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at least nine foreigners dead in sri lanka blasts police official afp
At least nine foreigners dead in Sri Lanka blasts: police official — @AFP
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breaking death toll in sri lanka church attacks now at 129 hospital sources tell afp
Breaking: Death toll in Sri Lanka church attacks now at 129: hospital sources tell @AFP
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omar al bashir is having what in asia we call a najib kind of day
Omar al-Bashir is having what in Asia we call a Najib kind of day 😂

https://t.co/HH3Ycakylu
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difficult to put into words the scenes we saw today as new zealand marked the one week anniversary of the mosq
Difficult to put into words the scenes we saw today as New Zealand marked the one week anniversary of the #Christchurch mosque massacres. For me it’s this photo I took shortly after prayers ended — to me it sums up how the nation has responded to the gunman’s race hatred 🇳🇿 🕌
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what a photo this is actually the unscripted moment kim encouraged moon to step briefly into the north the pre
What a photo. This is actually the unscripted moment Kim encouraged Moon to step briefly into the North, the press pool were all on the South side, hence their backs are turned to the cameras.
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im not ashamed to admit i wept at this scene tonight christchurch locals forming a human chain behind muslims
I’m not ashamed to admit I wept at this scene tonight — Christchurch locals forming a human chain behind Muslims as they perform maghrib prayers in front of the Al Noor mosque, where so many died. It was utterly beautiful
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so malaysia and north korea are now effectively holding each other s citizens hostage diplomacy in 2017 just g
So Malaysia and North Korea are now effectively holding each other's citizens hostage. Diplomacy in 2017 just got even weirder
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indonesias tireless diastater agency spokesman who journalists there say has always been helpful amp contactab
Indonesia’s tireless diastater agency spokesman — who journalists there say has always been helpful & contactable — is dying from terminal cancer.

Yet he still soldiers on. This is what a true public servant looks like. Report by

https://t.co/chqWJ4YhyH
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as myanmar jails journalists wa lone and kyaw soe oo please spread and reshare the article that led to the sta
As Myanmar jails journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, please spread and reshare the article that led to the state coming for them -- the exposing of a massacre of Rohingya men at Inn Din village that Myanmar's army has since admitted took place

https://t.co/A09Sf0RT1B
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JeromeTaylor
never have i seen so many non muslims flock to support muslims as their pray
Never have I seen so many non-Muslims flock to support Muslims as their pray.
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JeromeTaylor
the call to prayer echoes over christchurch a week after the twin mosque massacre by a white supremacist a rem
The call to prayer echoes over Christchurch a week after the twin mosque massacre by a white supremacist. A remarkable sight and a powerful rebuke to the hatred unleashed that day
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the i love thai culture starter pack
The “I love Thai culture starter pack” 😂😂😂
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JeromeTaylor
desperately sad scenes from seoul this morning as the funeral for late singer gets under way photos by
Desperately sad scenes from Seoul this morning as the funeral for late singer gets u#Jonghyunnder way. Photos by
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