Journalist on impolite topics, weekly @HuffPost columnist. My next book is about a homeless mother. I'm Twitter-avoidant -- I only post columns -- so let's DM.

Read Full Bio →


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.

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@laurenosandler — 1,398 followers, 921 tweets

Our foreign policy is directed by masculinity at its most toxic. It's always been this way, but these days we're looking at locker room insecurities that may destroy the world. This week's @huffpost column. 
Some men are worried that by producing fewer worker-consumers than our economy demands, we aren't fulfilling our *own* desires for motherhood. Oy, I could write a book about it (I guess I did). And also a @Huffpost column. 
I don't want #MonicaLewinsky to give up on owning her desire. A 90s concept, I realize, but one to fight for, as ever, in 2018's #metoo reassessments. This week's column for @HuffPost. 
@annareisman It has to be something we decide we want as a society, not as a profit model. Organizations like @econhardship help.
Show More