Rachel Brody on Muck Rack

Rachel Brody

Washington, DC
Covers:  opinion, national news, breaking news

Your next hire. Formerly opinion editor @newsweek, @usnewsopinion. I’m the Take-Maker. rachelcbrody@outlook.com

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I'm a D.C.-based writer, interested in producing engaging, stick-to-your-ribs journalism. I'm currently an associate editor for Opinion with U.S. News & World Report. I've interned on NPR's Social Media desk, where I also wrote for their breaking news blog The Two-Way. Before that, I was honi...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

...No? ...Yes? I'm afraid to answer incorrectly here.

How is social media changing news?

In the best of ways. A user-friendly way to share and aggregate the news for its consumers and an endless web of sources for us journos.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter. Plain and simple: comedians make a killing and entertain the rest of us lowly Twittizens.