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emma brown
Reporter for The Washington Post. On leave, writing a book about being a boy and raising boys after . Reach me at emma.brown@washpost.com.
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emma brown Feb 12
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Jonathan O'Connell Feb 12
The hedge fund that has bought and gutted more than 100 American newspapers may mainly be interested in harvesting their real estate value.
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david jackson Feb 12
Investigative reporters love real estate because ... it's very tough to hide. WaPo's & on the plundering of American newsrooms:
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Lydia DePillis Feb 11
Blockbuster today. Starting with a study showing that the maternal work incentives in welfare reforms of the 1990s had a pronounced negative effect on adolescent boys, increasing antisocial behavior (fighting, skipping school etc) & drug abuse:
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Margaret Sullivan Feb 9
This is great -- read it! Includes this line about being in a new job and being scared at feeling out of his element: "I decide to work twice as hard so no one will notice."
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Nick Miroff Feb 8
It was more than a few housekeepers. We went to rural Costa Rica and found a town full of former Bedminster employees who worked illegally at Trump’s prized golf course, from the beginning. EXCLUSIVE with
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emma brown Feb 7
Before he was an unmistakable presence on Twitter, he was “an investigative powerhouse,” according to the New York Times. “Everything from nuts and bolts to blood banks, bottled water and cardiac pacemakers are unquestionably safer now because of Mr. Dingell’s efforts.”
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Erica L. Green Feb 7
“These communications cement AMI’s long-earned reputation for weaponizing journalistic privileges, hiding behind important protections, and ignoring the tenets and purpose of true journalism.”
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Erica L. Green Feb 6
Reminder that what is unfolding is Virginia is crazy....and very, very painful.
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Toluse Olorunnipa Feb 5
Trump: “I want people to come into our country in the largest numbers ever but they have to come in legally” His "four-pillars" immigration bill that was voted down last year would've cut legal immigration in half.
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Maria Sacchetti Feb 5
Records are so important to journalism and to the public debate. In the immigration system we cover, records are secret. Remember that.
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Fenit Nirappil Feb 5
🚨Ralph Northam has considered leaving the Democratic Party and governing as an independent
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Beth Reinhard Feb 4
Despite repeated warnings about ballot tampering ring in eastern NC, US atty instead prosecuted 21 immigrants for illegally voting in 2016 -- mostly Green Card holders who thought they were allowed to cast ballots. W/ and .
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The Washington Post Feb 3
Because knowing empowers us. Knowing helps us decide. Knowing keeps us free.
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Anchorage Daily News Feb 2
New book for young adults describes life of iconic Alaska civil rights leader Elizabeth Peratrovich
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Marty Baron Feb 1
First-ever Super Bowl spot will highlight the importance of newsgathering and the dangers journalists can face.
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emma brown Jan 28
Think of what this means for these young people and their communities. Boys were 22 percent more likely to be hurt than girls.
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emma brown Jan 28
Replying to @mariasdanilova
Wow!! Congratulations Maria, that is so exciting.
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emma brown Jan 28
This story is on today’s front page. Headline: Can Lewis Ferebee turn around DC schools? In Indianapolis, his controversial tactics exploded the old system. But results there are mixed - and worse for black students.
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Aaron C. Davis Jan 27
NEW: these federal contractors will return to work Monday - but without pay for 4 more weeks, and after learning they lost their health insurance during the shutdown. One woman found out at the hospital, after her husband was in the ICU. w/
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