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Gwen Ifill, well-known PBS journalist, has died st the age of 61. She had been battling breast cancer for several years. I was a great fan, watching her PBS program every week.

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Oh I'm so sorry to hear this. I too was a fan of her work, what an awful week !

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Gwen was one of my favorites ... I will miss her.

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I was shocked.  She's so young.  RIP.

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Condolences to Gwen Ifill's family and friends.


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To Gwen's family and friends,

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I saw that, it always throws me when someone so young dies a non accidental death.

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I saw this news as well.  Very sorry to hear the sad news.  I enjoyed watching her shows. She will be missed.

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she accomplished so much  -  i am saddened to hear of her death.

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Gwen was one of the few I could watch.  Her professionalism will be hard to follow.

I wish all the best for her loved ones who have been left behind by this very good woman.


RIP, Gwen.

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