Author: Kate Bartlett
2019 WPI FellowJournalist, Deutsche Presse Agentur
Johannesburg, South Africa
Bio: Kate Bartlett is a Zimbabwean-born journalist who was reported from Cambodia, Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Congo, and Bosnia among other places. She started her career at The Cambodia Daily in Phnom Penh, then went to Agence France Presse as an Asia editor, and is currently Southern and East Africa correspondent for Deutsche Presse Agentur, the German press agency.
Amy Coney Barrett, tipped last night to be President Trump’s choice to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg, belongs to People of Praise, a group that assigns “handmaids” to advise women and expects men to assume authority over their wives https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/world/amy-coney-barrett-catholic-rightwinger-is-trump-s-choice-for-supreme-court-sbrdjd9sm?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1601105847
Mine-detecting 'hero rat' receives gold medal for work in Cambodia https://www.dpa-international.com/topic/mine-detecting-hero-rat-receives-gold-medal-work-cambodia-urn%3Anewsml%3Adpa.com%3A20090101%3A200925-99-708211 via @dpa_intl
A rape victim who taught Japanese women to speak out has been recognized by the US magazine for her activism and bravery in the face of institutional indifference.
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Registration for our upcoming FREE webinars (U.S. Presidential Election Analysis with @JamesFallows of @TheAtlantic) is now open!
Staff writer at @TheAtlantic & WPI board member James Fallows wrote this piece on press coverage of Trump.
(He’ll also be our speaker for 2 upcoming webinars about the 2020 U.S. presidential election, 10/13, 10AM EST & 11/10, 10AM EST. Save the dates!)
Nice to see Al-Jazeera picked up some of my @dpa_intl report this morning over the #TRESemme furore here in #SouthAfrica https://twitter.com/AJEnglish/status/1302951892931182592