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Marisa Taylor

Brooklyn, NY
Freelance Writer and Editor — Freelance
Covers:  public health, gender, women's issues, science, medicine, diversity, LGBT, consumer technology, business

Freelance journalist covering gender and health. Ex-@GuardianUS, @AJAM & @WSJ. NorCal born, Brooklyn-based. Proud @Stanford alum. Views = my own.

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I am a Brooklyn-based freelance writer and editor with more than a decade of experience. My passions are public health and and women's issues, but I've also written about science, LGBT rights, technology and business.

Most recently, I worked as an assistant editor at The Guardian U.S. in New Yor...

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@MarisaHTaylor — 1,662 followers, 953 tweets

Sep 01, 2017

How to sum up a person who spread so much joy and humor? Can't believe we've lost the wonderful @RWFreeman, an amazing colleague and friend.

Aug 30, 2017

@RationalVaxxer @BethMarieMole Wrong reporter, as I didn't write this article. @marisaataylor writes for Kaiser Health News

Jul 26, 2017

RT @jbendery: This is stunning. The WH spokeswoman can't say what happens to transgender troops currently serving.

Jul 26, 2017

@reactionary_x Who said anything about hating Trump voters? I certainly didn't.

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Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism

2011 - Business
I was part of The Wall Street Journal's research and data analysis team for its "What They Know" investigative series, examining online privacy and the types of personal information websites collect from users. The series won in the Online Enterprise category.

Honors - Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism

2006 - Academic
My master's thesis at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism was awarded with honors by adviser Samuel G. Freedman. I examined domestic violence in same-sex couples, profiling a victim and examining the barriers victims face in the legal, law enforcement and shelter systems.