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Seeking Online News Writer
New York
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
May 20, 2013
Job ID: 1486089


Online News Writer
Are you a news junkie with an interest in African American culture and online news writing experience? The Root ( is looking for you. This position requires at least one year of experience in blogging, as well as a bachelor's degree in journalism or a related field. News rewriting and/or aggregation experience is preferred, as is experience writing and editing headlines. Familiarity with blogging or online content management tools required. We are looking for writers with interesting voices and sound news judgment.  Interest in writing about black-focused news and culture is a must, as is ease with working in a fast-paced news environment. New York City or Washington, DC-based applicants are preferred.
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