Laura is a sociologist, journalist and feminist, who is also the director of Alharaca, a digital, independent media organization. She earned a PhD in sociology from the Free University of Berlin. She lives between Mexico City, El Salvador and Germany.
Laura has published in media outlets such as El Faro, Revista Factum, Univision and Open Democracy. In 2017, she won the COLPIN investigative journalism award and the IDEA award with the multiplatform project Sexo SinVergüenzas (Sex Without Shame).