- Journalist and Editor
- The Intercept
Liliana Segura is a nationally recognized journalist and editor who has written extensively about how teens are treated in the criminal justice system, how prison has impacted families of color and the failings and excesses of the U.S. criminal justice system — from wrongful convictions to the death penalty. She has covered stories in Georgia, Tennessee, Arizona, Virginia and Arkansas, and has provided an in-depth lens on issues throughout the country.
She currently writes for the award-winning news organization, The Intercept. She has served as an editor at The Nation, where she edited a number of award-winning stories. Previously she was a senior editor at AlterNet, where she was in charge of civil liberties coverage during the early days of Obama’s presidency.