Mallory Moench is a multimedia journalist with experience covering diverse social issues on three continents. She's been published by Al Jazeera, The Wire India, The Local Sweden, and New York Daily News, among others. Raised in Europe and formerly employed in India, she's a global nomad with insatiable wanderlust.
The War on ImmigrantsHer 13-Year Old Son Is in America. She Is Stranded in Djibouti. What Can a Yemeni Mother Do?
Hundreds of Yemeni-Americans who can’t get visas under Trump’s travel ban have to decide if they will risk returning to a war zone. Many already have.
Making a KillingBanned from the U.S. Due to Terrorist Threats, Yemenis Are Themselves the Victims of Attacks
Khaldoon Gahleeb was assassinated by ISIS in November. He had been waiting for a visa to join his family in the U.S. when Trump banned immigration from Yemen.
Yemenis Thought They’d Won the Visa Lottery. Then Came Trump’s Muslim Ban.
Despite federal judges ruling against Trump’s travel ban, many winners of “diversity visas” from banned countries are out of luck.