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Megan Smith


Megan Smith is a multimedia journalist who has followed her work across the country and ultimately to Washington, D.C. where she currently works at Newsy. Her passions include reading, travel and anything Harry Potter related. Follow her @megan_kristin for news video updates and photos of her lab, Nala.

  Recent Work
Former neo-Nazi Joshua Turner attends counter-protests at Unite the Right 2 in Washington, D.C.

A Former Neo-Nazi Went To Confront Racists At Unite The Right in D.C.

Crossword maker
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Crossword Constructor

Florist Paige Long
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Florist

A timer

NYC Group Allows Drug Users To Safely Inject In Bathrooms

Employees at The Corner Project pick up used syringes in the snow in an effort to keep the parks in the area safe.

Group Brings Health Care To The Streets For Those Battling Addiction

Polish judicial building

Polish Judges Fight Forced Retirement

Amanda Nguyen

Meet The 26-Year-Old Activist Nominated For The Nobel Peace Prize

Ohio Gov. John Kasich sits down with Newsy.
Newsy Staff/Megan SmithPolitics

John Kasich: 'The Republican Party Is A Cheap Facsimile Thereof'

Mo Paul
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Antiquer

Rosana Vollmerhausen
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Personal Stylist

Families Belong Together march in Washington, D.C.

Thousands March in Washington To End Family Separation

Protesters outside the Supreme Court after justices upheld the president's travel ban

Some American Muslims Worry SCOTUS Ruling Sanctions Discrimination

Tomeka Kyle registers to vote under the newly clarified Alabama "moral turpitude" law.

This Group Helps Felons In Alabama Reclaim Their Voting Rights

Ben Rhodes and Chance Seales

Ben Rhodes Talks Russia, The Iran Deal And His Time In The White House

Colin Hartman, Harper Macaw
Newsy / Kyle PyattU.S.

Dream Jobs: Chocolate Maker

White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley talks to Newsy at the White House
Newsy Staff/Megan SmithPolitics

Hogan Gidley: Role Of Congress In Denuclearization Depends On Deal

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D) Virginia

Sen. Tim Kaine On Midterms, Confederate Statues And North Korea

Men leave afternoon prayer at a synagogue in Krakow, Poland

Discovering A New Identity: How Krakow's Jewish Population Is Growing

A group marches from Auschwitz to Birkenau extermination camp

Could German Judges Have Done More To Prevent The Holocaust?

A Holocaust survivor speaks with Jewish teens at March of the Living

Study: Two-Thirds Of American Millennials Don't Know What Auschwitz Is

A guard tower at Birkenau extermination camp in Poland

Christian Poles: It's Our Responsibility To Combat Anti-Semitism

Photos of Holocaust victims

Poland Outlaws Blaming The Country For Holocaust Atrocities

Poles protest the current government
Getty ImagesPolitics

Poland Could Lose Voting Rights On European Council

A right-wing nationalist group protests in Warsaw, Poland
All Polish YouthPolitics

Voters Around The World Are Embracing Nationalism

A flag flies outside a protest in Warsaw, Poland

Poland And Its Ever-changing Political Landscape

Rooftop farming
Newsy / Megan SmithSci/Health

Dream Jobs: Rooftop Farmer

Ed Mosberg
Megan SmithU.S.

'Never Forget And Never Forgive': A Holocaust Survivor's Mantra

Irving Roth poses for a school photo after moving to New York following the Holocaust.
Irving RothWorld

Holocaust Survivor Relives Anti-Semitism From Childhood

A cute dog
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Doggy Daycare

CIMAvax Vaccine

Excitement, Concern Surround Cancer Vaccine