Journalist on impolite topics. Weekly columnist at @HuffPost Opinion. Author of Righteous, One & Only, and the story of a young homeless mother, forthcoming.

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Lauren Sandler is the author of One and Only: The Freedom of Having an Only Child and the Joy of Being One, and a journalist who writes on cultural politics and gender issues for publications like Time, The New York Times, and Slate. And she’s as an only child and the mother of one herself.

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I don’t tweet or retweet -- not since the last presidential election (and rarely before then). You're welcome to tweet to me, or just send me a direct message. #tweetherright
@annareisman It has to be something we decide we want as a society, not as a profit model. Organizations like @econhardship help.
We need new models to do that, but not ones that reject the old practice of spending time with people and making others feel their lives.
Now is the time for the press/publishing to rededicate ourselves to the mission of deep reporting, despite real econ realities of the biz.
As they're talked about, and not talked to, people without access to the megaphone remain unseen and unheard by media and govt.
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