Tag Archives: war reporting

Attempt to explain the Burundi conflict in four tweets

#Burundi: Popular protest against Nkurunziza prevented from spreading by media block, then hijacked by putschists. Putschists fail. (1/2) — Ruby Pratka (@mllemarguerite) May 16, 2015 #Burundi: Now pro-government forces back, associate all protesters with coup. Along with anyone who looks … Continue reading

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Leaving no stone unturned in GAZA

Hi everyone, Greetings to my wonderful merry band of WordPress followers. As you know, I work as a journalist. I’m currently looking for someone on the ground in Gaza to provide a ground-level view of the current conflict in the … Continue reading

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À coups de machette pour trouver l’enfant

Un reportage invraisemblable par ma collègue de promo, actuellement à Kinshasa, qui a passé la dernière semaine à Goma (Est de la RDC). Avertissement: Pas pour ceux qui trouvent le gout de la réalité trop amer.

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OK kids, let’s learn radio scriptwriting!

Last week, my work week got off to an unusual start. I arrived in the big blue bus at eight o’clock, yes, but that was where the similarities with other weeks ended. I was surprised to see another expat– a … Continue reading

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“Woman’s work” in Syria

In the past I haven’t made a habit of sharing writing that is not mine on this blog, but sometimes you come across a piece, like the story of this woman’s time in Syria, that really blows your hair back…NOT … Continue reading

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