Peggy Simpson

Bio:

Peggy Simpson worked 17 years for the Associated Press, in Texas and Washington, D.C. and covered economics and politics for the Hearst Newspapers. Simpson also served as Washington bureau chief for Ms. magazine and reported on Eastern Europe’s transition from communism to a Democratic market economy, as a freelancer during the 1990s. She has taught at Indiana University, George Washington University and at the American Studies Center at Warsaw University. She currently is a freelance writer in Washington.