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    Jamil Smith

    Contributing Writer, The Daily Beast
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    Jamil Smith is a journalist known for his work in The Daily Beast, Esquire, BuzzFeed, Vanity Fair, and other publications, as well as his work as a senior national correspondent for MTV News. Previously, he was a senior editor at New Republic, as well as the host of the magazine’s first podcast, “Intersection.” He was also a producer for The Rachel Maddow Show and Melissa Harris-Perry, and was with NFL Films for six years, during which he won three Sports Emmy awards.

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    Monday, Oct 16 2017

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    In the age of leakers and stories being broken on social media, what’s at stake for the journalists whose job it is to explain these stories to the... read more
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    Chicago Ideas is teaming up with the Vera Institute of Justice to reenvision the American prison system, and imagine a society in which prisons... read more
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