Reuters has hired Leah Douglas to cover food and energy policy.
She is currently a staff writer and associate editor at the Food and Environment Reporting Network. Her reporting has been published in the Guardian, the Nation, the Washington Post, Mother Jones, NPR, the American Prospect, Time, and other outlets.
Douglas has been interviewed for numerous podcasts and radio shows, including the CBS Weekend News Roundup and Vox’s Future Perfect, and appeared in an episode of Al Jazeera’s Fault Lines that was nominated for a 2021 News Emmy.
Her reporting has been cited in dozens of print and television media outlets, including the New York Times, Washington Post, AP, NBC Nightly News, and John Oliver’s “Last Week Tonight.”
She previously worked at New America and the Open Markets Institute. Douglas is a Brown University graduate.