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: Jun 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: May 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The FTC says POM Wonderful has engaged in deceptive advertising. Now the company is doubling down on its false claims.

Posted on: May 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: May 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

TED curator Chris Anderson seemed most concerned that "business managers and entrepreneurs would feel insulted" by some remarks about income inequality.

Posted on: May 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Recent battles against reproductive rights and unions, and the gender wage gap, make it clear that this country doesn't support mothers.

Posted on: May 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

"African Americans are caught," says Rev. William Barber. "On one hand, we fight against stand-your-ground laws, but once the laws are on the books they aren't applied to us."

Posted on: May 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Apr 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

ALEC has made some concessions, but activists are keeping the pressure on, expanding their focus beyond corporations to target elected officials who align themselves with ALEC.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Apr 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet