Eric Reidy is an investigative journalist focusing on long-form and magazine features. His reporting has taken him around the Mediterranean covering numerous topics in nearly a dozen countries, with a current focus on migration and refugees. He’s also reported on humanitarian aid efforts and anti-migrant vigilante groups at the US-Mexico border and the effort to document crimes and atrocities in Syria’s civil war.
In 2016, Eric was a finalist for a National Magazine Award and for the Kurt Schork Memorial Award for International Journalism for his work on Ghost Boat – an investigative series about the disappearance of 243 refugees in the Mediterranean Sea.
Eric has written for WIRED Magazine, the New Republic, MIT Technology Review, Mother Jones, The New Humanitarian and the Nation, among other outlets.