OtherWords distributes commentary and cartoons aimed at making progressive analysis more ubiquitous in the national conversation. This project sends about 1,700 newspaper editors a weekly editorial package free of charge and publication-ready. Formerly known as Minuteman Media, OtherWords became part of the Institute for Policy Studies in 2010.
Forging Ahead at 50
October 9, 2013 - Not every think tank could weather FBI infiltration, scapegoating by right-wing extremists, and even a car-bomb assassination. By John Cavanagh and Emily Schwartz Greco
This Week in OtherWords: October 2, 2013
October 2, 2013 - Richard Kirsch explores the values divide contributing to the government's shutdown while Donald Kaul blames the impasse on the Republican Party. By Emily Schwartz Greco
A Golden Rule that Might Chip Away at Inequality
September 25, 2013 - By making it mandatory for corporations to disclose the gap between what they pay their chief executives and most typical workers, the government will empower investors and consumers to compare individual corporations by their level of CEO greed. By Sam Pizzigati