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Tu Thanh Ha

Tu Thanh Ha
National reporter
Toronto

Area of Expertise

Courts, crime, politics, science.

I am a general assignment reporter who has written on a wide range of topics, from the Bruce McArthur case to obituaries of Holocaust survivors.

Before moving to Toronto, I spent 12 years as a correspondent for the Globe and Mail in Montreal, reporting on Quebec politics, organized crime, space flights, natural disasters. I have also covered politics as a reporter in the Globe's parliamentary bureau and as a legislature reporter in Quebec City for Montreal's The Gazette.

As a former refugee I am lucky that my parents had the fortitude and resourcefulness to escape from a war and start a new life in a new land.

Years in Journalism

30

Years at The Globe and Mail

24

Education

Concordia University, 1990

Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf, 1981

Honours & Awards

Member of the team that won the 2018 SABEW Canada Award (Breaking News category)

National Newspaper Award citation of merit, 2018 (Breaking News category)

National Newspaper Award citation of merit, 2005 (Breaking News category)

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