I run @ProPublica’s @DocumentHate project. Trilingual journo & Brazilophile. Former @Univision @Medium @ASCOA. @cunyjschool alumna.

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Biography

I'm a journalist who covers Latin America, Latinos, public policy, and immigration and who works on impact journalism projects. The creator and writer of Rio Gringa, a well-known blog about Brazil, I also conceived the Medium essay series My Time in Line, worked on the Ghost Boat investigation wi...

Without federal help, young immigrants in the US fight for health care

Without federal help, young immigrants in the US fight for health care

My Time in Line: What It Really Takes for U.S. Immigrants to Get Legal Status

My Time in Line: What It Really Takes for U.S. Immigrants to Get Legal Status

Come for the World Cup, swim with the feces

Come for the World Cup, swim with the feces

Obama promised to deport felons, not families-but that's not what's happening

Obama promised to deport felons, not families-but that's not what's happening

Immigration judges are burning out faster than prison wardens and hospital doctors

Immigration judges are burning out faster than prison wardens and hospital doctors