Tom is a writer, editor and translator and a member of Latin America Bureau's Editorial Team. He has an MPhil in Latin American Studies from the University of Cambridge. He has written for LAB and Red Pepper and his translations have appeared in Folha de S.Paulo, Agência Pública and elsewhere. He is the editor of LAB's new book Voices of Latin America - social movements and the new activism, published in January 2019. He is also the author of two chapters in the book: Introduction: living Life on their own terms and Mining and communities.