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 Genetically Engineered Food Special Edition
October 10 - In her debut guest column, Jill Richardson challenges big food companies to boast about their penchant for these modified crops if they're so wonderful.
This Week in OtherWords: October 3-9, 2012
October 3 - Sam Pizzigati's latest OtherWords column sums up the findings of a new Inequality Report Card that "grades" lawmakers.
This Week in OtherWords: September 24-Oct. 2, 2012
September 24 - Next week, we'll start distributing our commentaries and cartoons on Wednesdays.