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.
2012 Letelier-Moffitt Awards Uncut
October 19 - Watch the whole ceremony right here on our blog.
This Week in OtherWords: October 17
October 17 - Arnold Oliver recaps the lessons of the Cuban Missile Crisis 50 years ago, reminding us of how lucky we were and still are that Moscow and Washington didn't exchange nuclear blows.
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.