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: Aug 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Aug 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Fining a butcher shop for hanging meat rings in its window? Forcing people to eat McDonald's fries? What is the point of the IOC's rules?

Posted on: Jul 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jul 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A number of food chains are owned by far right-wingers who've spent significant money opposing gay rights and abortion rights and funding conservative super-PACs.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jul 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jul 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

We’ve all had reasons to be upset with major companies, many of which have a habit of treating consumers like inconvenient nuisances.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

We've all had reasons to be upset with major companies, many of which have a habit of treating consumers like inconvenient nuisances.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jul 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Companies like Oreo have realized that supporting gay rights is good business. The Salvation Army is learning that lesson the hard way.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jun 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jun 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jun 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Millions of Americans continue to be screwed by the banks they helped bail out just a few short years ago. It just isn't right.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Shareholder-activists are taking some of the Occupy movement's messages off the streets and into the corporate spaces where shareholder meetings take place.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Every company uses consumers to sell products, but Urban Outfitters' way of doing so feels especially slimy.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Jun 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

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