Jen Soriano is a Pinay writer, communications strategist, and musician based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She is communications coordinator for the Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, an alliance of mass-based organizations connecting local struggles in the U.S. with international movements for human rights, economic justice, and global well-being. She is also a co-founder and board chair of the Center for Media Justice.
As a writer, Jen has worked with Mother Jones magazine, Free Speech Radio News, the Center for Investigative Reporting and Free Speech TV. Her stories have appeared in Mother Jones, Filipinas Magazine, Left Turn Magazine and The Christian Science Monitor. She's been a fan of War Times since picking up a paper in 2002, and is honored to be part of the new War Times columnist crew.