Bill Blakemore

Bill Blakemore

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Veteran foreign and domestic correspondent Bill Blakemore joined ABC News in 1970 in the Mideast and India. He has covered a dozen wars or major conflicts including the... Read More »

Veteran foreign and domestic correspondent Bill Blakemore joined ABC News in 1970 in the Mideast and India. He has covered a dozen wars or major conflicts including the Black September, Bangladesh, Intifada, 1973 Arab-Israeli, Cyprus, Iranian and Beirut Civil Wars, and more recently the 1991 and 2003 Iraq wars (both from Baghdad) and the ongoing Afghan/Taliban war. On 9/11 he reached Ground Zero before the towers fell. He was ABC's Rome Bureau Chief 1978-1984, traveled extensively with John Paul II and wrote several documentaries and the Encyclopaedia Britannica article about him. Since 1984, he's been based in New York, where he also served as Education Correspondent and reported on the arts and science. He began focusing on extinction and global warming in 2004, and hosts ABC's Nature's Edge. He has won most major broadcast journalism awards, some a number of times. He also writes and lectures on the journalistic profession, the Many Psychologies of Global Warming, and the cinematic art of Stanley Kubrick.

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With Obama, New Wind Blowing on Climate
BILL BLAKEMORE
Dec 14, 2008 07:21 PM Story from Politics/AheadoftheCurve BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Healing the [Self-Inflicted] Wounds of 'the Body of Christ'
BILL BLAKEMORE
Apr 17, 2008 10:57 PM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Pope Travels: White Sausage and Papal Jeeves
Bendict, Pope, Italy, Vatican, United States, Bush, Washington, Bavarian, sausage, ABC News, Bill, Blakemore, Bendict
Apr 15, 2008 08:01 AM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Pope Benedict to Make Rare Synagogue Visit
Bendict, Pope, Italy, Vatican, United States, judaism, Bush, Washington, Holocaust, Nazis, World War II, ABC News, Bill, Blakemore, Bendict
Apr 17, 2008 08:58 AM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
McGreevey: Much Further Out of the Closet
McGreevey; Oprah; Bill Blakemore
Sep 18, 2006 03:28 PM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Haggard's Flock Keeps the Faith -- and Waits
BILL BLAKEMORE
Nov 12, 2008 07:20 AM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Pale Male: New York's Most Famous Red-Tailed Hawk May Be a Father Again
Pale Male, red-tailed hawk, central park, nest, eggs, hatchlings, Mary Tyler Moore, fifth avenue, new york, Bill Blakemore, ABC News
May 19, 2011 08:40 PM Story from US BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Oil Prices Soar Amid Cold Snap, War Worry
Bill Blakemore
Jan 24, 2003 04:41 PM Story from US Bill Blakemore, ABC News
Parkinson's Expert Sees Decline In Pope
By Bill Blakemore
May 23, 2001 06:36 PM Story from GMA By Bill Blakemore, ABC News
Whale Kills Shark, Setting Biology on Its Ear
BILL BLAKEMORE
Nov 27, 2009 04:42 PM Story from GMA/Weekend BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Zoo's Revival Signifies Hope for Afgans
Bill Blakemore
Oct 18, 2002 12:30 PM Story from International Bill Blakemore, ABC News
Beatification of John Paul II: Pope Would Give Candid Interviews -- at 35,000 Feet
John Paul II's thoughts on human rights. Bill Blakemore became ABC's Rome Bureau Chief in April
Apr 29, 2011 03:16 PM Story from International BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Squalus Survivors Recall Escape
Bill Blakemore
Aug 15, 2000 09:27 PM Story from International Bill Blakemore, ABC News
Parkinson's Expert Sees Decline In Pope
By Bill Blakemore
May 24, 2001 11:24 AM Story from International By Bill Blakemore, ABC News
Evel Knievel: Addicted to Adrenaline
abc, world news with charles gibson, bill blakemore, evel knievel, pow, person of the week, knievel obituary
Feb 19, 2009 09:55 AM Story from WN BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
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