Mia Armstrong

Mia Armstrong writes and reports on criminal justice, migration and borders in English and Spanish. Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, Slate magazine, and various news outlets based in Arizona and Mexico City. She spent seven months in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche, Mexico, on a Fulbright García-Robles grant, where she reported on women who work offshore.

Stories By Mia Armstrong

The Secret Sisterhood of Offshore Oil Workers

Living on a remote oil platform 60 miles out into the Gulf of Mexico is no easy assignment. Now imagine being one of the first women to ever step on board.