Chris Riotta

Reporter@chrisriotta

Chris Riotta is a reporter from New York, Master’s candidate in Journalism at Columbia University and author of The Independent's weekly series Polarized: Voices From Across America, which profiles voters in all 50 states. He has covered topics as diverse as politics and international conflict, immigration and Internet culture. Riotta began writing for a variety of new media outlets before reporting for several national magazines and international publications.