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Zoe Daniel


Melbourne, FL, United States

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Past articles by Zoe:

'A child sitting in their own faeces': Inside America's overcrowded migrant detention centres

US immigration policy has been in flux since Donald Trump ended the catch and release policy. It's led to detention centres deemed as inhumane, family separations and surprise deportations. → Read More

US Navy ship destroys Iranian drone in latest Gulf incident

A US Navy ship has destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, in the latest incident to stir tensions in the Gulf. → Read More

Police officer involved in choking death of Eric Garner not charged

The US Attorney-General has decided not to pursue civil rights charges against the officer involved in the death of African American man Eric Garner five years ago. → Read More

Trump tweets spark renewed debate over racism

Donald Trump has doubled down on a series of tweets, telling a group of Democratic Congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from, saying "if you're not happy here, you can leave". → Read More

Donald Trump again accused of racism after tweets aimed at female Democrats

US president Donald Trump has suggested that a group of female Democrats of foreign descent should "go back" to where they came from. Three of the four women in a progressive group that's become known as "the squad" were born in the United States. → Read More

Trump orders, then cancels, Iran attack

Featured: US President Donald Trump has confirmed that he ordered, then called off, a military strike on Iran because it would not have been a proportionate response to the shooting down of a US drone. → Read More

Health system in crisis in Venezuela

In Venezuela, the health system that was once the pride of the nation has all but collapsed amid the economic and political crisis. → Read More

Venezuela's Juan Guaido promises fresh elections as humanitarian crisis worsens

Six months ago, hardly anyone knew Juan Guaido's name. Now he's the self-proclaimed Trump-backed leader of Venezuela. The catch? Venezuela already has a president — and he won't budge. → Read More

Juan Guaido vows to "keep pushing" for Venezuelan elections

Venezuela's self-declared president, Juan Guaido, says change is still coming soon, despite a failed attempt to oust incumbent President Nicholas Maduro in April. He speaks with AM's Zoe Daniel. → Read More

'Kids learn to survive a guy with a gun': The Aussie-made video that shocked America

Fake blood, simulated gunfire and barricades. Two Australian men were horrified by how American schools prepare children for a massacre. Now their ad is shaking up the country. → Read More

Eddie Perfect gets his big break with Beetlejuice on Broadway

Australian comedian and composer Eddie Perfect has written the score for the stage version of Beetlejuice, which is about to premiere in New York. → Read More

Trump, who praised WikiLeaks 141 times, now has 'no opinion' on Assange

US President Donald Trump, who embraced WikiLeaks with giddy joy, may head the administration that finally brings Julian Assange to face the music when predecessor Barack Obama would not, writes Zoe Daniel. → Read More

Trump walked away in Hanoi. He won't be able to do that in Washington

Donald Trump's summit in Vietnam ended abruptly and without a deal. The ABC's Washington bureau chief Zoe Daniel writes that it won't be enough to distract from the president's problems at home. → Read More

Virgin Galactic hopes to launch tourist flights to space by end of 2019

After another successful test flight, Richard Branson believes he will be sending members of the public into space by the end of this year. → Read More

Meet the Navy wives feeding furloughed workers during the US government shutdown

In Chesapeake, Virginia, many families are relying on the generosity of others as the long-running government shutdown forces them to go without their primary income from the US Coastguard. → Read More

Trump will have to end the shutdown eventually but will not give up on the border wall

To mark his second year in office Donald Trump reveals his 2020 campaign slogan 'Promises made, promises kept', which says a lot about the President and his determination about the border wall. → Read More

A migrant family tear-gassed at the US border still hasn't given up on the American dream

They will wait months to have their asylum claims processed by US authorities but families living in tents near the Mexican border are determined to make it into the US for school and work. → Read More

Khashoggi sacrificed by the Trump administration 'to protect Americans'

Seventeen people have been sanctioned over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but if the Saudi leadership was testing just what it could get away with, murder is now on the list, writes Zoe Daniel. → Read More

Donald Trump v Jim Acosta: What it was like in the room during tense White House stand-off

US bureau chief Zoe Daniel was sitting three metres from Jim Acosta during the press conference which saw the CNN man banned from the White House. It was an extraordinary stand-off, even by 2018 standards. → Read More

US midterm elections result was a win for Democrats, but not a rejection of Donald Trump

Democrats did well at the midterms, taking the House and opening the way for a check and balance on a volatile President. But Americans did not reject Donald Trump. If Democrats want to win the 2020 election they're going to have to stop expecting voters to suddenly repudiate him, writes Zoe Daniel. → Read More