Melissa Chan

Melissa Chan is a national and foreign affairs reporter based between Berlin and Los Angeles. She is currently working with The New York Times on a series of special projects focusing on technology, democracy, and global affairs and how these forces impact ordinary people. She is also a collaborator with the Global Reporting Centre. Previously, she worked for Al Jazeera America, covering stories on social justice, the economy, the environment, and the rural American West. With Al Jazeera English, she served as China correspondent for five years before her expulsion from the country in 2012 for the channel’s reports. She has reported from around the world, from Cuba to North Korea, Mongolia to Gaza. She is a graduate of Yale University and the London School of Economics.


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