Ella Jessel

Ella Jessel is a freelance journalist based in London.

A lamp lights a door in a tower of boarded-up flats in London.

The Precarious Existence of London's 'Property Guardians'

A new report calls for bolstering the rights of people who act as live-in security for vacant buildings.

An overhead view of hands placing squares of colored class onto rectangular, cement "memory tile" in Buenos Aires

Sidewalks Full of Handmade Monuments to Buenos Aires's Disappeared

Grassroots organizations help families make “memory tiles,” recollections of the thousands who vanished under the last Argentinian dictatorship.