Kristin Deasy

Freelance journalist working out of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Recently reported out of Syria, Turkey, Egypt, and Eastern Europe, among other countries. Published in World Affairs magazine, Radio Free Europe, Global Post, the Prague Post, The Daily Beast, and others. Has spent the past five years abroad covering rights-related developments throughout the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia, first as a Prague-based correspondent for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), an organization that seeks to bolster press freedom, later, as an independent reporter. Recently served as a researcher and fact-checker for Foreign Policy’s Christian Caryl’s book “Strange Rebels,” which focuses on the year 1979 in Iran, Afghanistan, China, and Eastern Europe.