River is an Oregon-born writer, journalist, and filmmaker based in Brooklyn, NY.

As Associate Editor at VICE, he developed, launched, and spearheaded VICE's breaking news section, The VICE Guide to Right Now. He is currently in development on a scripted TV series for Gunpowder & Sky.

His work has been covered by NPR, WNYC's On the Mediathe Atlantic, Jezebel, and more. A Japanese fashion magazine once called him a "promising novice."

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River Donaghey loves America, and love can make a person do strange things.