Mariel Padilla, The 19th

Mariel Padilla is a general assignment reporter at The 19th. Previously she covered breaking news at The New York Times where she contributed to Covid-19 coverage that won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize, compiled data at the Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism and contributed to a 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning project at The Cincinnati Enquirer.

Secret Hand Gestures Are Fighting Violence Against Women and Teens

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A signal promoted on TikTok that led to a girl’s rescue in Kentucky is the latest sly method for combating abuse.

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