Journalist, mama. Editor @Newsday. Expect tweets on good writing & good journalism. (And New England sports teams.)

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I’m a multimedia journalist and writer based in the New York metro area. I currently work as a reporter on The Wall Street Journal’s World Real-Time Desk. I write and produce features, blog posts, explainers and sidebars to enhance our online offerings of World News, and also report and research ...

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@eemccarthy — 1,691 followers, 4,236 tweets

Iceland has a simple solution for closing gender pay gap: Make it illegal 
"Girls today receive two conflicting messages: Be mighty and be good." 
@BrianCHarnick Hi Brian, I am with Newsday. If you took this photo, can we please have permission to use it across all our platforms? You will be credited. Thanks so much!
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