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.
Syrian Dead End
July 10 - How can the United States afford to keep proving that it's bad at bringing peace to conflict-ridden Middle Eastern countries?
This Week in OtherWords: July 3, 2013
July 3 - Sam Pizzigati celebrates Independence Day by explaining how reducing economic inequality in America would honor the Founders' legacy.
Fair Elections, RIP
June 26 - The Supreme Court's Shelby ruling aids a Republican plan to win more elections without winning support from more voters.