In Celina, Tenn., there is deep resentment at the changes NAFTA has brought – and deep doubts, as well, that there is any going back to the world as it used to be
May 26, 2017
President will have to contend with baggage from Comey firing as he travels to the Middle East and Europe
May 19, 2017
After a week of Russia-related revelations, experts agree U.S. President and party face painful road ahead
May 18, 2017
The move, which Democrats have demanded and Republicans have resisted, marks a dramatic turn in a probe whose handling has roiled U.S. politics and shaken investors
May 17, 2017
President maintains he had the right to share classified U.S. intelligence with Russians, but deepening turmoil in the White House alarms strategic allies around the world
May 16, 2017
U.S. President made history firing the FBI director; now comes a series of tests that could determine the direction of U.S. democracy
May 12, 2017
The President contradicted his own White House’s story about the reasons for James Comey’s firing, only adding to the chaos consuming the Trump administration
May 11, 2017
The president’s actions have opened him to charges that he’s seeking to impede the Russian inquiry
May 11, 2017
President lashes out at Democrats ‘pretending to be aggrieved’ over the dismissal of FBI director
May 10, 2017
Mr. Comey was leading a criminal investigation into possible collusion between the President’s election campaign and Russia
May 09, 2017
Joanna Slater is an award-winning foreign correspondent for The Globe based in the United States, where her focus is business and economic news and New York City.
Her career includes reporting assignments in the U.S., Europe and Asia. In 2015, she was posted in Berlin, Germany, where she covered Europe’s refugee crisis. From New York, she has reported on major financial, economic and political news. She covered the 2012 presidential elections, the shootings in Newtown, Conn., the Boston marathon bombing and the protests in Ferguson, Missouri.
Prior to joining The Globe in 2010, she worked for The Wall Street Journal, where her assignments included reporting on the financial crisis out of New York and covering South Asian business and politics from Mumbai.
She spent seven years in Asia, based first in Hong Kong and then in India, where she wrote about a wide range of topics, from the massacre of the royal family in Nepal to the Kashmir dispute to discrimination against HIV-positive children. She has reported stories from 14 countries.
Ms. Slater was named the 2015 Journalist of the Year at the National Newspaper Awards for her coverage of the refugee crisis, which won in the international category as well. Her work has also been nominated three times for her contributions to special projects and breaking news coverage.
Earlier in her career, she won the Young Journalist Award from the Society of Publishers in Asia. Joanna grew up in Toronto, attended Smith College and completed two master’s degrees from Columbia University in International Affairs and Journalism.