Lauren Davidson
Lauren Davidson

Lauren Davidson is a British journalist living it up in New York. She's written for The Wall Street Journal, The Times (of London) and The Atlantic, among others, and she has a master's degree from the Columbia School of Journalism.

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June 19, 2014

A New Barbie Is Here to Shatter Stereotypes of Women in Tech

She's breaking down barriers and defying stereotypes.

June 18, 2014

Watch What Happens When This Muslim-American Challenges a Conservative Panel

Islamophobia rears its ugly head in Washington.
June 17, 2014
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June 17, 2014

The Most Unpopular Group in America Is Not the One You Might Expect

Sexuality and political affiliation are no longer the most divisive issues for American families.
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June 16, 2014

This 911 Dispatcher's Terrible Call Shows Exactly How Not to Help a Rape Victim

Listen to the audio and prepare to be mortified.
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June 14, 2014

This Is the Most Important Commercial of the NBA Finals

It's a far cry from your typical Budweiser beer ad.

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June 13, 2014

This Brilliant Phone Number Is the Perfect Way for Women to Avoid Aggressive Men

Every feminist's new going-out checklist: phone, keys, wallet, bell hooks.
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June 13, 2014

India's Court Ruled Homosexuality Is a Crime. How These Couples Responded Is Beautiful

"This is what we think about Section 377."
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June 12, 2014

Professional Portraits of Homeless LGBT Youth May Help Them Find Loving Homes

A New York City gallery wants to help fix a major problem in America.
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June 11, 2014

'Seventeen' Magazine Then-and-Now Proves How Ridiculous Native Reappropriation Has Become

"There is no such thing as a 'Native American' culture."
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June 10, 2014

After a Kentucky Restaurant Banned Tipping, Here's What Happened to Servers' Wages

Packhouse Meats boldly decided it's time to do away with tipping, and the result has been surprising.

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June 9, 2014

Watch What Happens When Asians Say the Things White People Say to Them

Look at how ridiculous Asian typecasting has become.
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June 6, 2014

Stanford Rape Victim's Powerful Message Is a Wake Up Call For Colleges Everywhere

"Stanford did not expel the man who raped me."
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June 3, 2014
June 2, 2014

Pharrell's Defense of Sexual Liberation Proves the World Still Needs Feminism

"I know you want it" is suddenly a feminist rallying cry.
June 2, 2014

You've Never Seen a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Quite Like This

Purveyors of modern beauty standards, take note.

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May 30, 2014

What Happened to These Girls' Yearbook Photos is Body-Shaming At Its Worst

The school claims they are only trying to help the teens "prepare for their future."
May 29, 2014

What Maya Angelou's Past Can Teach the Feminists of the Future

The media has minimized the iconic poet's past sex work – and that holds an important lesson for tomorrow's activists.
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May 29, 2014

Intimate Photos Challenge What It Means to Be Born a Boy or Girl

"A lot of people like to see gender as this scale of blue and pink. I never really identified with either side."
May 27, 2014

Haunting New Tumblr Shows What Happens to Women Who Dare to Reject Men’s Advances

Elliot Rodger's killing spree was not an isolated event.