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Jose Olivares

Freelance Writer and Photographer — Freelance

Bilingual journalist. Mexicano. Fellow @theintercept. Work in: @NPR, @NACLA, @rgj and others. PGP:

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Jose Olivares is a multimedia bilingual journalist with local, national and international reporting experience.

Originally from Mexico City, Jose moved to the U.S. at a young age.

He holds two degrees from the University of Nevada, Reno; one in Journalism, the other in Sociology.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelancing for a local website, covering topics such as homelessness, poverty and gentrification.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! Not professionally as a journalist, but once in a play.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

History books, search engines, email/phone calls, FOIA/public record request templates, Word, Adobe Suite, PGP, coffee, cigarettes