Recommended Reading: October 2018

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October was filled with more dread than anyone expected. From the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting to concerns around voter suppression, the UN’s dire climate report, the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the attention on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen. I read much more than what’s listed below, but here are some of my personal recommendations:

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza

Recommended Reading: September 2018

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A little late gathering this compilation of must-reads, but here are some of the stories that have stuck with me since I read them last month:

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza


Recommended Reading: August 2018

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In August, we lost American icons John McCain and Aretha Franklin, inspiring hundreds of beautiful obits I couldn't get enough of. A Jimmy Carter feature in WaPo, the AJC's coverage of the New Mexico campground, where a Georgia man was found training young children to execute mass shootings. Here's a small taste of what I've had my eyes on this month:

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza

Recommended Reading: July 2018

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This month, I read eye-opening pieces on the racial history of hot chicken, the power of positive friendships and the excruciatingly painful realities of migrant families separated by the U.S. government. 

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza

Recommended Reading: June 2018

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Children separated from their parents at the border, the changing media landscape and much more. In June, the national immigration crisis dominated my news consumption. I didn't get to read as many local news stories as I typically do, but The Atlanta Journal-Constitution published some must-reads (included in my roundup below).

See last month's list.

Do you have any favorite reads this month? Let me know in the comments.

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza

Recommended Reading: May 2018

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My May reads were filled with investigative journalism, unique perspective pieces from some of my favorite culture writers, coverage on global issues affecting our nation today and a variety of local news.

See: Last month's list

Do you have any favorite reads this month? Let me know in the comments.

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza

Recommended Reading: April 2018

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Wanted to share some of the stories I came across this month. A collection of poignant cultural storytelling, compelling investigate journalism, an informative, interactive news game (!) and more. 

Do you have any favorite reads this month? Let me know in the comments.

Unapologetically yours,
Fiza