Meir Rinde is a freelance reporter based in South Philadelphia. He writes about the arts, housing, transportation, local businesses, elections, science history, health and medicine, community issues, and many other topics.

He has reported for the Philadelphia Inquirer, WHYY, WNYC, NHPR, Shelterforce, NJ Spotlight, Distillations, and Onclive. He was previously an editor and reporter at the Trenton Times, and a reporter at the Hartford Advocate and the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune. He studied at the Columbia University School of Journalism, Brandeis University and UC Berkeley.

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