Eric is a New York-based freelance journalist and an adjunct professor at St. Peter’s College. His articles have appeared in The Guardian, Mother Jones, The Nation, The Huffington Post, Sojourners, In These Times, and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, among other publications. He edits and writes for Waging Nonviolence, a blog that covers nonviolent actions and campaigns around the world.
Eric has worked as a researcher for the Center for International Policy, The Nation, Rolling Stone, and Jeremy Scahill’s New York Times bestseller,Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army. He has received a Bachelor’s in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Master’s from the UNESCO Peace and Development Studies program at the Universitat Jaume I in Castellón, Spain. He is currently on the national board of the War Resisters League, and the advisory board of the Center for Peacemaking at Marquette University.