Olivia is a soon-to-be graduate of Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), where she is studying journalism and human rights. She lives in Harlem, is editor-in-chief of Columbia's human rights publication, RightsViews and works part time at the Marshall Project and the Justice Lab. She covers labor organizing, farm worker justice, immigration reform and prison abolition and is always taking assignments.

Email her at olivia.m.heffernan@gmail.com

Some of her work includes:

We are Witnesses: Becoming an American, Associate Producer for The Marshall Project 

Are We Prepared to Pay the Price for Farmworker Justice?, openDemocracy

Will the Mass Bail Out Movement Prod Reforms?, The Crime Report

Time for Albany to Harvest Long Overdue Crop of Justice for NYS Farmworkers, City Limits

This is Hell! WNUR-FM Radio Program Guest

What of Those Who Stood by and Watched?RightsViews

The Expert PretenderMedium

Occupier's CourtRightsViews

Preguntando caminamo
Walking, we ask questions
–Zapatistas 

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