But what about those people whose job is to gather and deliver all of that dark news? What does the constant onslaught of terrible tidings do to someone’s state of mind?
“Reporters are these strange creatures who go charging towards that plume of smoke. When people are running away from something screaming, we’re running toward that something,” says Ivan Watson, a former NPR reporter and now senior international correspondent at CNN.
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