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: A Spotlight on Poverty
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June 4 - A new movement is putting pressure on people and institutions to dump their investments in dirty energy companies.
This Week in OtherWords: May 29, 2013
May 29 - Bob Lord points to the larger story behind Apple's outrageous-without-being-illegal tax record.