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Mark Schapiro

Author Bios

Mark Schapiro

Mark Schapiro is an investigative journalist in New York specializing in
foreign affairs. In addition to The Nation, his work has appeared in Harper's Magazine,
The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times Magazine and other publications.
Previously, he was Features Editor at Transitions magazine, covering Eastern
Europe and the former Soviet Union. He was co-producer of the segment "Tobacco Traffic" on PBS's NOW With Bill Moyers and is currently editorial director of the Center for Investigative Reporting.


News and Features

As safety scandals dampen the public's appetite for cheap imports, the European Union is raising doubts about standards and oversight in the US toy industry.

The EU is an emerging geopolitical force that corporate America must reckon with.

How genetically engineered American corn has altered the global

Uncovering the industry's multibillion-dollar global smuggling network.

On the one-month anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, the tobacco industry took aim at Congress's first effort to respond to the crisis with a major piece of new legislation-what wou

 'Following the Money' can prove devastating to critics of the illegal trade.

Ten years ago, as Hungary was roiling with democratic protests, the country had two television channels, both controlled by the state.

As I'm driven to the home of Ivan Klima, one of the Czech Republic's most internationally respected writers, the hand of fate slips in beside me in the taxi.