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: February 27, 2013
February 27 - Jo Comerford likens the imminent across-the-board budget cuts to a truck careening toward a brick wall.
What Post-Racial America?
February 27 - It will take more than President Barack Obama's tenure to vanquish American prejudice and racial injustice.
This Week in OtherWords: February 20, 2013
February 20 - Donald Kaul puts the brutality of drone warfare into historical context.