NICK LAWTON, JOURNALIST
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January 2, 2019
Back in 2009, I was a 21-year-old intern trying to choke back tears outside one of the smaller homes on the block.
James Rose, the KDFW reporter who was quickly becoming my greatest mentor, walked outside to find me leaning on the front yard tree for support. The feel...
June 29, 2018
I will never forget when the President of the United States, someone I was taught from childhood to respect, inspired an entire hangar of people to turn and boo me for slights I’d never committed.
I will never forget when a university student ran up behind me at the e...
October 23, 2017
For as long as I live, I will never forget when I first set foot in the incomprehensible floodwaters of Baton Rouge, Louisiana on August 13th, 2016.
Before I drove down there following my photographer, Bubba, I had heard of the flood waters and heard that they were bad...
August 7, 2017
After all, I’m just “Fake News,” right?
A card-carrying member of a profession that is definitely not the favorite of Americans in this day and age.
Trust me, it’s not an easy time to be a journalist right now.
Myself and so many of my friends have been insulted, ha...
"We're Human Beings First, Journalists Se...
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