Piecing Together a Mosaic of America

September 2010
Nieman Reports;Fall2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p42
The author discusses his experiences as foreign correspondent of the Finnish daily newspaper, "Helsingin Sanomat," to the U.S. Among the events that he has witnessed in the U.S. include the election of Barack Obama as the first African American who was elected as president of the country, the economic crisis which is considered as the worst since the 1930s and the approval of the health care reform. He claims that his goal is to tell such stories in a way that it will relate to the Finnish people.


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