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Stephen Boni is both Ghion Journal's current editor and a contributing writer. His main interest is in analyzing the workings of empire and exploring ways to dismantle and replace systems of oppression. A conflicted New Englander with an affinity for people, music and avoiding isms, he lives in Oakland, California with his wife and young daughter.
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Stephen Boni

Stephen Boni is both Ghion Journal's current editor and a contributing writer. His main interest is in analyzing the workings of empire and exploring ways to dismantle and replace systems of oppression. A conflicted New Englander with an affinity for people, music and avoiding isms, he lives in Oakland, California with his wife and young daughter.
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Stephen Boni

Stephen Boni is both Ghion Journal's current editor and a contributing writer. His main interest is in analyzing the workings of empire and exploring ways to dismantle and replace systems of oppression. A conflicted New Englander with an affinity for people, music and avoiding isms, he lives in Oakland, California with his wife and young daughter.
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Despite every ounce of digital censorship that’s going on today, whether it be the jimmied algorithms on Google, the purges on Facebook and Twitter, or...
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Eric Ortiz is the managing editor of Truthdig. A journalist and innovator with two decades in digital media, Ortiz founded the mobile app startup Evrybit, a live storytelling and reporting tool, as a 2014 John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. Before becoming a Knight Fellow, Ortiz was the senior editor of new media at New England Sports Network (NESN) and an associate editor at ESPN. At NESN, he was responsible for the launching and development of its NESN.com website. Under his editorial leadership, NESN.com grew into the most popular regional sports website in the United States. At ESPN, he coordinated Major League Baseball coverage across all of the network's platforms, conceived and directed the first bilingual multimedia collaboration with ESPN.com and ESPN Deportes, and led production of ESPN.com's first audio slideshow. Ortiz is a Los Angeles native and a graduate of Stanford University, where he received his bachelor’s degree in English. He volunteers at the Lennox School District in Lennox, Calif., leading a journalism club with fifth graders. He used to volunteer at Homeboy Industries, which operates a program for at-risk youths, former gang members and the recently incarcerated. Ortiz lives in Santa Monica, Calif., with his wife and three children.
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Eric Ortiz

Guest Writer at Truthdig
Eric Ortiz is the managing editor of Truthdig. A journalist and innovator with two decades in digital media, Ortiz founded the mobile app startup Evrybit, a live storytelling and reporting tool, as a 2014 John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. Before becoming a Knight Fellow, Ortiz was the senior editor of new media at New England Sports Network (NESN) and an associate editor at ESPN. At NESN, he was responsible for the launching and development of its NESN.com website. Under his editorial leadership, NESN.com grew into the most popular regional sports website in the United States. At ESPN, he coordinated Major League Baseball coverage across all of the network's platforms, conceived and directed the first bilingual multimedia collaboration with ESPN.com and ESPN Deportes, and led production of ESPN.com's first audio slideshow. Ortiz is a Los Angeles native and a graduate of Stanford University, where he received his bachelor’s degree in English. He volunteers at the Lennox School District in Lennox, Calif., leading a journalism club with fifth graders. He used to volunteer at Homeboy Industries, which operates a program for at-risk youths, former gang members and the recently incarcerated. Ortiz lives in Santa Monica, Calif., with his wife and three children.
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Eric Ortiz

Guest Writer at Truthdig
Eric Ortiz is the managing editor of Truthdig. A journalist and innovator with two decades in digital media, Ortiz founded the mobile app startup Evrybit, a live storytelling and reporting tool, as a 2014 John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. Before becoming a Knight Fellow, Ortiz was the senior editor of new media at New England Sports Network (NESN) and an associate editor at ESPN. At NESN, he was responsible for the launching and development of its NESN.com website. Under his editorial leadership, NESN.com grew into the most popular regional sports website in the United States. At ESPN, he coordinated Major League Baseball coverage across all of the network's platforms, conceived and directed the first bilingual multimedia collaboration with ESPN.com and ESPN Deportes, and led production of ESPN.com's first audio slideshow. Ortiz is a Los Angeles native and a graduate of Stanford University, where he received his bachelor’s degree in English. He volunteers at the Lennox School District in Lennox, Calif., leading a journalism club with fifth graders. He used to volunteer at Homeboy Industries, which operates a program for at-risk youths, former gang members and the recently incarcerated. Ortiz lives in Santa Monica, Calif., with his wife and three children.
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Imagine you are charged with a crime you didn’t commit, then wrongfully convicted of first-degree murder. Now, imagine you get sentenced to death by electric...
political saviors Outsourcing Our Struggle to Political Saviors
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam

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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Sometimes I wonder if what I’m writing is contributing to the very divides I wish to narrow. I say this in light of the article...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam

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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Today’s Ghion Water is dedicated to all the victims of the institutional greed and capital larceny that is stifling hope and lives globally. There is...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Today’s Ghion Water is dedicated to Langston Hughes in light of the event I will be hosting at Busboys and Poets next Sunday, February 11th...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Unbeknownst to us, a theme developed at the Ghion Journal in terms of the focus of our articles and the independent journalists that were highlighted this...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Today’s Ghion Water is dedicated to the Washington Post, a place where yellow journalists wear brown shirts. I say this in light of something Max...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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The theme of today is “We the People”. The more society become a cult of personality, the more we take on a herd mentality. It...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Today’s Daily Ghion Water is dedicated to independent journalist and reporters who insist on questioning mainstream media narratives and the challenging the talking points of...
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and former editor of the Ghion Journal.
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Today’s theme is bamboozle. As in the deception of the status quo and the demagogues who are pushed by the establishment in order to keep...

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