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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Nightline: The Pope's Legacy
Nightline, vatican, pope, cardinals, Bill Blakemore, catholic, church
Feb 21, 2001 12:38 PM Story from Nightline 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
New Report Clouds Bishops' Conference
Bill Blakemore
Jun 11, 2002 08:50 PM Story from Nightline 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
Saddam's Microbiologist Couldn't Say No
Bill Blakemore
Apr 30, 2003 05:15 PM Story from Nightline 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
With Obama, New Wind Blowing on Climate
BILL BLAKEMORE
Dec 14, 2008 07:21 PM Story from Politics/AheadoftheCurve BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Papal Pradas, Cats and 'That American Chocolate Drink'
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Feb 11, 2009 02:42 AM 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
What It's Like to Think With a Dog's Brain
dog, think like as dog, cognitive science, being a dog, dog's brain, dog's mind, man's best friend, nature's edge, bill blakemore, groucho marx
Apr 27, 2010 11:31 PM Story from Technology BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Copenhagen: U.N. Chief Looks to Obama to Lead on Global Warming
climate change, global warming, summit, Ban Ki-Moon, Obama, Copenhagen, exclusive, negotiations, United Nations, U.N., Achim, Steiner, islands, sea level, Vietnam, U.S., Bush, Bill Blakemore
Dec 16, 2009 06:14 PM Story from Technology BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Copenhagen Climate Talks: Gore Takes Stage
, Bill Blakemore
Dec 15, 2009 03:53 PM Story from Technology BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
A List of 'Psychologies' in the Global Warming Story
BILL BLAKEMORE
Dec 30, 2009 09:37 PM Story from Technology/GlobalWarming BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Sloppy Mistake on Glacier Disappearance Chills U.N. Climate Panel
BILL BLAKEMORE
Jan 20, 2010 10:10 PM Story from Technology/GlobalWarming BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
Climate 'Urgency' Declaration Comes With Ideas for Change
BILL BLAKEMORE
Dec 14, 2009 06:33 PM Story from Technology/GlobalWarming BILL BLAKEMORE, ABC News
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