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staff writer at the washington post. author of PARADISE: . ex- @sfchronicle . nebraska nice. say hi: lizzie.johnson @washpost .com.

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lizzie johnson
5 months ago
Almost three years ago, my editor called me early one November morning. A wildfire had sparked near a town called Paradise, he said. Could I go? (1/13)
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3 days ago
"So, in these five years, PG&E has gone on a crime spree and will emerge from probation as a continuing menace to California."
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3 days ago
Judge Alsup, who has overseen PG&E's five-year criminal probation, just filed a characteristically frank letter to docket reflecting on how it went.
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9 days ago
Earlier this week, a Maryland woman was reading about a historic pig heart transplant when she froze — she recognized the man's name. He'd been convicted 34 years earlier of stabbing her younger brother, paralyzing him. With @thewanreport :
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lizzie johnson
10 days ago
@sfchronicle @gabriellelurie Gabrielle and I worked closely together for years in San Francisco: sharing long car rides and hotel rooms. I'm not surprised at all to see her on this list. She's a masterful journalist, with great empathy and incredible story instincts.
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10 days ago
As a freelance photojournalist, Gabrielle Lurie couldn't get a response from the head photo editor at the @sfchronicle — so she showed up at a gallery opening to hand deliver a postcard. That's just Gabrielle: tenacious, determined. So proud to know her:
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lizzie johnson
15 days ago
Finally on the mend after unexpectedly testing positive for COVID last weekend. Had a few rough days, but I’m grateful to the vaccines and booster for working their magic and preventing serious illness. (And also for my dog, who happily kept me warm through the chills).
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16 days ago
"We need to understand that the toughness that makes journalists good at their jobs can also make them sick. Keeping trauma in the shadows only reinforces a culture that lauds us for the courage we show under fire..."
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19 days ago
RT @chbooksdc : Good morning.
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a month ago
RT @WPLyndaRobinson : Thrilled to see three of my writers on this list from the discerning @richarddeitsch : @JohnWoodrowCox @mjcontrera and…

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a month ago
RT @JohnWoodrowCox : "Now, a woman crouched next to the fatherless boy — convinced that his dad 'was just sleeping' — and held out a wicker…

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