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 — 1,675 followers, 4,248 tweets

Jul 26, 2017

The military spends five times as much on Viagra as it would on transgender troops’ medical care 

Jun 14, 2017

RT @maloneyfiles: WSJ's union releases new analysis showing a persistent pay gap between male and female reporters, even accounting f…

Jun 01, 2017

RT @MikeDelMoro: Countries committed to the Paris Climate Accord shaded in blue, via @mashable

May 12, 2017

RT @donie: The things you see in New York City. Melissa McCarthy riding Sean Spicer's podium through Midtown #SNL

May 12, 2017

RT @JillFilipovic: Sometimes I read Trump's twitter & recall that for most of American history people were like, "women are too emotional t…

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