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Mariya Karimjee
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Attended Mount Holyoke College
Lives in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
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  • Mount Holyoke College
    Sociology and English, 2006 - 2010
  • Columbia University
    Journalism, 2010 - 2011
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    Breaking News Writer, 2011 - present
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My piece for Al Jazeera America about the rising rates of infanticide in Karachi. 
Aid groups say little is being done to stop the killing of newborns among Pakistan'€™s poorest
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"The focus on American citizens overshadows a far more common, and less understood, type of strike: those that do not target American citizens, Al Qaeda leaders, or, in fact, any other specific individual.

In these attacks, known as “signature strikes,” drone operators fire on people whose identities they do not know based on evidence of suspicious behavior or other “signatures.” According to anonymously sourced media reports, such attacks on unidentified targets account for many, or even most, drone strikes."
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At Gaddani beach in Pakistan, workers are terrified that they could die at any moment. 

My story is part of a series by GlobalPost on the world's worst and most dangerous jobs. 
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What's one thing the US hates more than Congress? Ebola.
That doesn't bode well for the law makers
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