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Charlotte Lawson

The Dispatch


Last updated: Apr 18, 2022

Charlotte Lawson is a Washington, D.C.-based Reporter focusing on world affairs and national security. Through her by-lines and feature stories at The Dispatch, Charlotte has had the opportunity to meet several global activists and leaders, including 2021 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Maria Ressa, Tiananmen Square protests organizer Zhou Fengsuo, and current and former administration officials and lawmakers from both sides of the political aisle. At the University of Virginia, she double-majored in History and Global Security and Justice.

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