I'm an independent journalist and filmmaker who reports on war, crime and politics from places like Syria, Iraq, and the C.A.R. My latest piece is on born again members of MS-13 for the Guardian. AMA

dgold0101
Jul 24, 2018

Hey guys, I'm an independent journalist and documentary filmmaker focused on crime, conflict and politics. I've reported from Syria, Iraq, Trinidad, Liberia, the Central African Republic, Mexico, El Salvador, Sierra Leone, and a whole bunch of other places. I was one of the only reporters inside the besieged city of Kobane, interviewed Central African militia leaders, lived with Syrian rebels for a week, was on the ground during Ebola's peak in Liberia, and went to church with MS-13. I've worked for everyone from PBS Newshour to Vice News to the Wall Street Journal, and I recently returned from a reporting trip to El Salvador focused on MS-13, gangs and churches that was sponsored by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, with a piece just out on the Guardian: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vu8ZP1DaNyM&t=27s

My Website/reel: https://www.dannygoldjournalist.com/

Some of my work: The Fight Against Ebola: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=ANUI4uT3xJI

Crime and Corruption in Trinidad: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=292&v=tnpaaVB4XyA

7 Days with the Syrian Rebels: https://www.esquire.com/news-politics/news/a23556/seven-days-with-syrian-rebels/

Welcome to Kobane: https://news.vice.com/article/welcome-to-stalingrad-welcome-to-kobane-inside-the-syrian-town-under-siege-by-the-islamic-state

Murder and Extortion in Acapulco: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxwuKUG47eo

Proof: https://twitter.com/DGisSERIOUS/status/1019589822497902592

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EDIT: This was great, thanks so much for your questions. You can follow me at @dgisserious on twitter to keep up with my work. Logging off!

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