Betsy Reed is Editor-in-Chief of The Intercept.
Previously, she was Executive Editor of The Nation, where she led the magazine’s award-winning investigative coverage. She has edited several bestselling books, including Jeremy Scahill’s Blackwater and Dirty Wars. Reed co-edited the New York Times bestseller Going Rouge: Sarah Palin, An American Nightmare with Richard Kim.
She is also the editor of the essay collections Unnatural Disaster: The Nation on Hurricane Katrina, published on the storm’s one-year anniversary; and Nothing Sacred: Women Respond to Religious Fundamentalism and Terror published in 2003.
Articles by Betsy Reed on theintercept.com
Award-winning commentator and television journalist Mehdi Hasan will bring a global perspective to subjects ranging from the Trump presidency and surging ethno-nationalism in the U.S. to the rise of the far right in Europe, Middle East politics, Islam and Islamophobia, and more.
The Intercept’s new technology reporter will focus on the themes we care about — the need to hold powerful institutions accountable, the ways in which technology can undermine privacy — in a realm that has not received enough adversarial coverage: Silicon Valley.