Javier Delgado Rivera



Javier Delgado Rivera is a freelance journalist based in New York. He covers the United Nations and writes about the intersection between media and global affairs. Rivera has also advised a number of think tanks and NGOs on communications matters. You can follow him on Twitter at @TheUNTimes.

Featured Work

MAY 30, 2018 Article

Why is the Media Unfair to the United Nations?

Journalist Javier Delgado Rivera covers the UN regularly. He lays out the many and complex reasons why the media coverage of the UN focuses on ...

Around the Bataclan, Paris, November 2015. CREDIT: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jmenj/22442015744" target="_blank">JeanneMenjoulet&Cie</a>

MAY 24, 2016 Article

The Symbiotic Relationship between Western Media and Terrorism

Mass media and terrorism have become ever more intertwined in a mutually beneficial relationship often described as 'symbiotic.' This column examines that dynamic and ...