Being a good journalist is harder than you think - Claire Connelly
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Skip through the episode:
05:10 - Knowledge, wanting to be right & Claire’s Jewish background
13:59 - Being a good journalist
14:45 - Objectivity vs. opinion
17:38 - Deconstructing popular narratives of history
19:40 - Politics, the internet & net neutrality
26:35 - On the truths of war, Smedley Butler & Sapiens
29:20 - Commentary on the world today
34:46 - What is government for?
40:34 - Decentralisation, centralisation, govt. & business
51:09 - An ultimate form of government
54:23 - Capitalism, inequality and democratic socialism
01:04:43 - Self-sufficiency in media & Hello Humans
01:15:30 - What is Renegade Inc?
01:16:43 - Advice to prospective journalism students
01:19:48 - Claire’s non-routine routine
01:21:36 - Best purchase under $200
01:22:19 - Most influential book to Claire
01:23:54 - Which historical figure does she most identify with?
01:25:34 - Podcasts Claire’s listening to
01:26:42 - If she were to start with nothing - what would she do differently?