Alicia Shepard

How Donald Trump Gave ‘Nasty’ Women Their Voices

When I was younger, and New York City’s 42nd Street a seedier version, I used to contort my face as I moved through the crowds trying to make myself as unattractive as possible. That way, I wouldn’t be groped. Or have some weirdo begging to have sex with me.

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Goodbye to the Loudest Drunk in NPR’s Online Bar

Good riddance to NPR’s comment section, which is shutting down Tuesday after eight years. There has to be a better way for news organizations to engage with the public.

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