Stories by Lauren Kelley

Lauren Kelley is the activism and gender editor at AlterNet and a freelance journalist based in New York City. Her work has appeared in Salon, Time Out New York, the L Magazine, and other publications. Follow her on Twitter. subscribe to Lauren Kelley's feed

Posted on: Feb 2, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Feb 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Shaming women is more important to Republicans than tackling the economic crisis or any of the myriad problems facing Americans. The consequences for women's health are dire.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The growing accessibility of recording devices is prompting officials to dig up dusty old eavesdropping laws that are being used to intimidate the nation's citizens.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jan 19, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Now is the time to brush up on the facts about health-care reform so we can keep the latest crop of Republican lies from taking hold.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The mountain of damning information acquired by WikiLeaks just keeps growing -- as do attacks on Assange.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

There is no law barring pregnant women from entering bars, and yet a woman in Illinois was thrown out of one last week.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The GOP's blame-the-victim rhetoric and profits-before-people attitude toward Medicaid fit neatly into the party's decades-long anti-poor agenda.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2011, Source: AlterNet