San­hi­ta Sin­haRoy, man­ag­ing edi­tor of Amer­i­can Libraries mag­a­zine, is a for­mer man­ag­ing edi­tor of In These Times and a for­mer copy edi­tor of Play­boy. (Yes, she did read it for the articles.)
Sanhita SinhaRoy joined In These Times in 2007 as managing editor, a job she held until 2009. She worked previously as editor of the Progressive Media Project in Madison, Wis., where she solicited, edited and distributed op-ed articles from groups underrepresented in the mainstream media. She was at the project, which is affiliated with The Progressive, since 2001, joining first as associate editor.Sanhita has served as a union steward for the UAW Local 2320 in Madison, and has been a member of the National Conference of Editorial Writers, the Asian American Journalists Association and other professional groups.Prior to her time at the Progressive Media Project, Sanhita did freelance work for the now-defunct Word.com, where she interviewed everyday people for the web magazine’s Work section.Her commentaries have been published in dozens of newspapers across the country, including the Baltimore Sun, Detroit Free Press, and Houston Chronicle, among others.Sanhita graduated from Indiana University with a degree in journalism and political science.
Culture
A Childhood Exorcised
Jeanette Winterson's adoptive mother was like no other.
Dispatch
Library of Alexandria in Danger
Will Egypt's newly elected Islamists respect freedom of expression and tolerate 'sacrilegious' books?
Dispatch
Blackwater to Battle Pirates
The private security firm eyes a new market: the high seas.
The ITT List
A Palin Presidency
The ITT List
Pioneer of LGBT Rights Has Died
The ITT List
He Doth ‘Defend’ Too Much
The ITT List
F-ck the Amer-can F-mily Ass-ciation
Dispatch
A Boon for T. Boone
The ITT List
Farm Bill Expires Tomorrow
The ITT List
Boy, Oh Boy
The ITT List
Free Trade Trickery
Feature
Resister in Exile
Haifa Zangana survived Saddam, and urges Iraqi women to survive the occupation
The ITT List
Nobel Laureate George W. Bush?
Viewpoint
The Boy Who Cried WMD
It's time for George W. Bush to holster his guns and ride off into that Wild West sunset only he can see
The ITT List
Pakistan detains lawyers, allegations of torture surface
The ITT List
Lead Toys for Tots
The ITT List
Virulent anti-gay movement on the rise globally