Stories by Mary Elizabeth Williams

Mary Elizabeth Williams is a staff writer for Salon and the author of "Gimme Shelter: My Three Years Searching for the American Dream." Follow her on Twitter: @embeedub. subscribe to Mary Elizabeth Williams's feed

Posted on: Mar 27, 2014, Source: Salon

Her family says Sunnie Kahle ruffled feathers with her "tomboy" look.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2014, Source: Salon.com

At TCS, God loves all of his children — unless you're gender non-conforming.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2014, Source: Salon.com

An eight-month old is "rescued" -- but what's the right treatment for someone so young?

Posted on: Feb 17, 2014, Source: Salon

We've been given some fantastic tools to help decide what stories get told, so we should use them to promote social justice.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2013, Source: Salon.com

Behold the moments that showed the feminist cause still has a long road to travel.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: Salon.com

Winfrey disputes Diana Nyad's atheism—and she's the one who's wrong.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2013, Source: Salon.com

She didn't win a Nobel Prize Friday, but she attained a greater triumph.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2013, Source: Salon

The politics of flipping the bird.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2013, Source: Salon

From MacFarlane to Michelle, here are some Oscar highlights.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2012, Source: Salon

Its latest claim, that gay marriage causes polygamy, is as absurd as it is offensive. Where does it stop?

Posted on: Aug 26, 2012, Source: Salon

It’s not the first time a beautiful, bikini-clad model has been used to sell a car. But this one’s a little different.