Elizabeth Ross has been
The Takeaway’s WGBH producer since January 2010. She frequently develops contributions to the show from WGBH’s national television productions, including Frontline and NOVA, and the WGBH newsroom.
Elizabeth was previously a producer for PRI’s The World. One of her favorite assignments was traveling to Havana with The World’s anchor to produce the "
Cuba Stories" series, which included a report about efforts by American and Cuban preservationists to save Ernest Hemingway's former Cuban home.
Elizabeth began her journalism career in the United Kingdom as a BBC Regional News Trainee, and produced a variety of television and radio news programs, and documentaries in Wales. She has worked as a producer at the BBC World Service for East Asia Today and a freelance producer and reporter for BBC Radio 4's The World Tonight. Elizabeth also did a stint with the Far East Broadcasting Company in Manila, Philippines, where she produced and presented a radio newsmagazine show and an educational travel series. You can contact Elizabeth at Elizabeth_Ross [at] wgbh [dot] org.
Elizabeth Ross appears in the following:
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Barack Obama described the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School as the worst day of his presidency. Despite the horrific violence of that day, he wasn’t able to bring about change.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Is the United States stronger or weaker because of President Obama's foreign policy decisions? Two experts debate that question here.
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Donald Trump finally admitted that he believes Russia was behind hacking operations carried out during the 2016 election. Here's what Democrats on Capitol Hill are planning next.
Friday, January 06, 2017
Is it safe to say that Obama’s finest achievement in office was stopping the Great Recession from turning into another Great Depression?
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
More than 20 million Americans have gained coverage since the Affordable Care Act was signed. Now, Republicans are on track to repeal President Obama's landmark healthcare law.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's opponents are seizing on the opportunity to criticize her policies towards migrants and refugees in the wake of the Christmas market attack in Berlin.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
A long period of stability, freedom, and prosperity is being threatened in Poland because of a political crisis.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is the latest target for criticism from President-elect Donald Trump about defense spending.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised to change years of U.S. policy towards Israel. What happens if he delivers on those promises?
Thursday, November 17, 2016
There is a fascinating conversation taking place in the literary world right now, which gets to the heart of imaginative freedom and cultural appropriation.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Our memories may be powerful forces in our lives, but a new book questions much of what we think we understand about them.
Monday, November 14, 2016
Since WWII, the U.S. has seen itself as a keeper and defender of international order and peace. With the election of Donald Trump as president, is America about to make a U-turn?
Monday, November 07, 2016
Some of the rhetoric in the U.S. election campaign echoes China's negative opinions about American democracy.
Monday, November 07, 2016
Russian state media has used the forthcoming U.S. election as an opportunity to take a swipe at the American democratic process.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
For better or worse, the U.S. has an outsized influence in the Middle East. Here's how the region is thinking about Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
The drama of the U.S presidential election may be boosting revenues for betting companies in the U.K., but it is not just the gamblers who are interested in the outcome.
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
There has been lots of fierce rhetoric about Mexico this election season, but ordinary Mexicans have a great deal to say about their own interests in the results of the U.S. election.
Monday, October 31, 2016
In the run-up to Election Day, we’re reporting on how the presidential race is viewed abroad. First up: Some thoughts from our neighbor to the north.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
French authorities have started the process of destroying the shacks and tents that make up an informal refugee camp called the "Jungle" in Calais, France.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Plans by a large chain of private Indian colleges to expand into the U.S. have not gone over well in Massachusetts. The state's attorney general, Maura Healey, weighs in here.