10-Year-Old Journalist, Author and Homicide-Uncoverer Is My Feminist Hero

10-Year-Old Journalist, Author and Homicide-Uncoverer Is My Feminist Hero

I have a new hero. As if it wasn’t enough that ten-year-old Hilde Lysiak was noted by The New York Times as sporting ‘peach-colored socks featuring raccoons eating doughnuts,’ she was nine when she started her own newspaper, The Orange Street News, to report the goings-on in her neighborhood.   Lysiak ended up breaking the news of a murder hours before any official news outlets, and has now gone on to publish books based on her adventures.   Me, when I meet Hilde. | Via PopKey   Lysiak first hit headlines last year when her report on a local homicide went up …