Contributor, European Affairs
Brian Beary is a freelance journalist based in Washington, D.C. He writes on international political relations, specializing in EU-U.S. affairs. He is a contributor and editorial advisor for European Affairs, the online magazine published by the European Institute, a public policy forum on transatlantic relations.
Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Mr. Beary moved to Brussels in 1999 to complete an internship at the European Commission. From 2000 to 2006, he was a reporter for Europolitics, the EU affairs daily news service based in Brussels, where his policy beats were justice and home affairs and internal EU trade. From 2006 to 2015, he served as Europolitics’ Washington correspondent, reporting on EU-U.S. relations.
Brian has also written more than a dozen 10,000-word articles on global affairs for CQ Researcher magazine and a reference book of 59 separatist movements published by CQ Press in 2011.