Tina Vásquez is a senior reporter leading Prism's coverage of both gender justice and workers' rights. She is a movement journalist with more than 10 years of experience focusing on immigration, reproductive justice, and culture. She came to Prism from the social justice think tank Political Research Associates, where she was assistant research director of the gender, reproductive justice, and sexuality team. Previously, she was a senior reporter covering immigration at Rewire.News, the leading online publication devoted to evidence-based reporting on reproductive and sexual health, rights, and justice. Tina was Rewire.News’ first immigration reporter and built the award-winning beat from scratch.
Tina’s work has appeared in the New York Review of Books, NPR, The Nation, and a variety of other publications. She is currently a mentor in the Freedomways Fellowship Program as part of Press On, a Southern journalism collective that strengthens and expands the practice of journalism in service of liberation. She is based in North Carolina. Follow her on Twitter @TheTinaVasquez.