Journalist on impolite topics. Author of Righteous, One & Only, and the story of a year in the life of a young homeless mother for @SPIEGELandGRAU, 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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Nov 09, 2016

@annareisman It has to be something we decide we want as a society, not as a profit model. Organizations like @econhardship help.

Nov 09, 2016

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.

Nov 09, 2016

Now is the time for the press/publishing to rededicate ourselves to the mission of deep reporting, despite real econ realities of the biz.

Nov 09, 2016

As they're talked about, and not talked to, people without access to the megaphone remain unseen and unheard by media and govt.

Nov 09, 2016

Many journalists are privileged, most are educated. It's a liberal crisis to question the validity of reporting lives that aren't.

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