Abby Martin

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Abby Martin
Born September 6, 1984 (age 29)
Oakland, CA
Ethnicity White
Education San Diego State University
Occupation Journalist
Family Mother: Sue Martin
Father: Fred Martin
Brother: Robbie Martin
Website
http://www.abbymartin.org/

Abigail Suzanne Martin (born September 6, 1984) is an American journalist. She is the host of Breaking the Set on RT America. In addition to her reporting, Martin is an artist, working across mediums such as: mixed media, acrylic, and collage.[1]

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Early life

Martin grew up in Pleasanton, California.[2] She graduated from Amador Valley High School[3] and attended San Diego State University, graduating with a bachelor's degree in political science. During her time in San Diego, "she was involved in community organizing for multiple causes. She worked as a correspondent and writer for an Internet news show where she conducted investigative citizen journalism"[4] and was a member of the 9/11 truth movement. She has also lived in Costa Rica and Spain.

Career

Martin co-founded the citizen journalism project Media Roots.[4] Martin joined RT America in September 2012 to host her own news program, Breaking the Set.

Martin's show, Breaking the Set, is in its second season.

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