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: June 26, 2013
June 26 - Julian Bond calls on Congress to fix the mistakes the Supreme Court made in its ruling that gutted the Voting Rights Act.
Taxing Work Too Much: Los Angeles Times Op-Ed by Sam Pizzigati and Bob Lord
June 20 - They pinpoint what's truly unsustainable about the nation's tax system.
This Week in OtherWords: June 19, 2013
June 19 - Sam Pizzigati points out that the contracts our government doles out to private companies to snoop on us are making some corporate executives very rich.