Rebecca Ellis is a freelance international correspondent, writer, producer and content strategist with a background in investigative reporting, business accountability research, broadcast journalism, and translation/website localization. She obtained her M.S. degree in Journalism at Columbia University. Before that, she completed a graduate program in Media Communications at the Polytechnic University of Berlin in Germany, interned at Democracy Now!, and worked for six months as a senior research consultant in Mexico City. In 2009, she traveled to Chile to write her master’s thesis on the topic of dissenting news media in Chile during and after the Pinochet dictatorship. Rebecca is a strong proponent of media democracy, speaking truth to power, and narrative justice. She is fluent in German, Spanish and her native language, English.