Raquel Reichard
Raquel Reichard

Raquel is a Latina feminist and journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, Cosmopolitan and many other publications. She's a grad student at NYU, studying race, gender and new media.

March 4, 2015

9 Things Latinos Are Tired of Explaining to Everyone Else

No, not all of us speak Spanish.

News
Feb. 25, 2015

7 Ways the Media's Depiction of Eating Disorders Failed Me As a Woman of Color

Unlike mainstream media, eating disorders do not discriminate.
News
Feb. 24, 2015

The Horrifying Truth of Life in Solitary Confinement, From People Who Lived It

Their lives matter, and their stories deserve to be heard.
July 14, 2014

The Horrifying Women's Rights Injustice That Modern Feminism Forgot

Why are many feminists and rights groups ignoring this problem?
June 17, 2014

8 Lies We Need to Stop Spreading About Teen Pregnancy

No, life does not actually imitate MTV.
June 2, 2014

7 Lies We Have to Stop Telling About Latina Women in America

No, we're not all "spicy."