Rebecca Pike is a journalist based in Sydney, Australia. From 2009 she spent three years completing a BA Hons degree in English Language and Politics at the University of Kent. She then went on to do a Master’s degree in Multimedia Journalism, training in print, radio, TV and online journalism. After a few months freelancing in radio news, she settled in to newspaper and online writing. She worked at a newspaper in England for two and a half years, covering meetings, elections, protests, deaths, fun events and people features. She then decided to take some time away to work in Australia. She is currently managing the blog writing and social media side of things at a physiotherapy practice in Sydney, but news and current affairs remain her main passion.