Emily Schwartz Greco
Emily is the Institute's op-ed manager and runs OtherWords (formerly known as Minuteman Media). OtherWords is a syndicated service that distributes progressive commentary and cartoons to approximately 1,700 editors at newspapers and web portals across the nation.
Prior to coming to IPS in 2003, Emily covered foreign policy and economics in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil, as well as Washington and New York, for the Dow Jones and Bloomberg News services. She earned a M.S. in journalism from Columbia University and a B.A. in Latin American studies and history from the University of Texas at Austin. She has traveled extensively in Latin America, Southeast Asia, and the South Pacific and is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. She lives in Arlington, Virginia, with her husband and two young children.
This Week in OtherWords: October 9, 2013
October 9 - Donald Kaul blames the shutdown and the debt-ceiling perils on "zombie lawmakers."
Forging Ahead at 50
October 9 - Not every think tank could weather FBI infiltration, scapegoating by right-wing extremists, and even a car-bomb assassination.
This Week in OtherWords: October 2, 2013
October 2 - Richard Kirsch explores the values divide contributing to the government's shutdown while Donald Kaul blames the impasse on the Republican Party.