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I am not a war correspondent.

Last night I hugged my friend goodbye in the night mist. A bat swooped overhead. He went home, slept a few hours and boarded a plane for Afghanistan. He’s been shot at there. He missed an explosive blowing up a car in his caravan by just a few hundred meters. He makes jokes about having [...]

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The other day a family friend invited me to sit in on the morning editorial meeting of a mid-size paper in a mid-size town somewhere in America.
If you have somehow managed to miss the endless moaning and groaning of the entire media population prophesizing the death of our industry, I suggest you sit in [...]