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Mayor says he doesn't care if the ban is unconstitutional and triggers a lawsuit because he is protecting the city's "brand."
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how did it get this far along in the process before the city council felt offended
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Among female voters of all ages, Clinton lost by 11 percentage points. Among women under 30, she lost by a landslide.
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+Ed Towel  a gray area- Hillary leaves Bill cuz he cheats. She gave him cover so she could promote her political career. 
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The city’s version of 'nuisance abatement' laws are designed to be abused.
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Disaffected millennials were supposed to stand with Rand. What happened?
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Three female lawmakers want to decriminalize prostitution in New Hampshire. But Rep. Dick Marston has "a problem with this bill from a woman's point of
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On Tuesday the California Board of Equalization endorsed a measure to make menstrual products exempt from sales tax.
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I have a long list of things that should be tax-free. Perhaps "social justice" is the catch phrase that works. :wink;
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A Republican-led bill would allow pharmacists to sign off on hormonal birth-control pills and patches.
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Tell us about the dangers of Citizens United again.
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no traction at all-imagine Jeb backers are re-directing their donations
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The fully automated indoor farm will produce 30,000 heads of lettuce per day.
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But with the L.A. law unenforceable, anti-porn activists are pushing work-safety inspectors to punish film companies and gearing up for a state ballot
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I write blog posts, essays, articles, plays, love letters, and web copy. But mostly blog posts.
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  • Reason magazine
    Staff editor, 2014 - present
  • Bustle.com
    2013 - 2014
  • Defy Media / Blisstree.com
    2011 - 2013
  • AARP
    2007 - 2012
  • America's Future Foundation
    2007 - 2009
  • American University
    2006 - 2007
  • The Daily Reporter
    2005 - 2006
  • Battelle Memorial Institute
    2004 - 2005
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Washington, D.C.
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Cincinnati, Ohio - Brooklyn, New York - Lafayette, Indiana - Columbus, Ohio - Athens, Ohio
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Introduction

Elizabeth Nolan Brown is currently a staff editor for Reason.com and a freelance copywriter. She was previously an editor and writer for Bustle, Blisstree.com and AARP publications. She lives in Washington, D.C.

Education
  • American University
    MA, Strategic communication
  • Cornell University
    Certificate, Nutrition
  • Ohio University
    BFA, Theater/Playwriting
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Liz Brown, Liz Nolan Brown, Elizabeth Brown
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Bret Easton Ellis goes on a misogynist rant to defend his buddy, accused...
www.salon.com

The novelist and podcaster thinks he's the guy to defend James Deen. It predictably goes poorly for him

The Next Culture War Front
www.theamericanconservative.com

Chai Feldblum, Jill Soloway, Magnolia Thunderpussy and their allies plan mop-up operation

Food culture today: New appetites, new routines | SmartBlogs
smartblogs.com

This is a very exciting time for the food and beverage industry; there is such a vibrancy overflowing for all things cooking, shopping and e

2015 Young Americans for Liberty National Convention - too triggered by ...
www.lacommediapolitica.com

Friday, July 31st, 2015 marked the first ever day I attended a Young Americans for Liberty National Convention. Despite travel plans that de

Ige vetoes bill to ban sex trafficking
www.kitv.com

Hawaii Gov. David Ige has vetoed a bill that would have created a victim-centered approach to combating sex trafficking in Hawaii.

A culture of violence
www.economist.com

THE MURDER of nine black Americans in Charleston, South Carolina by a young white man hoping to start a "race war" has renewed calls for str

Pizza, cake, and death threats
www.dailyuw.com

An Indiana pizza joint states it refuses to cater for gay weddings. A bakery denies the service of a man wanting to print “we do not support

Sexual surveillance and moral quarantines: a history of anti-trafficking
www.opendemocracy.net

The US government is using anti-human trafficking laws to intensify the surveillance and criminalisation of migrating women and harden the n

How Campus Progressives Ruined Liberalism for the Rest of Us
claremontindependent.com

I have some confessions to make: I am a liberal. I am pro-choice. I favor the legalization of gay marriage and marijuana. Given supreme auth

Senator proposes DNA sampling -- of some middle school kids
www.adn.com

An Alaska state senator suggested in a hearing Tuesday that criminal behavior -- and the need for future DNA testing -- could be predicted a

How can a memoir convey the damage done by eating disorders, without pas...
www.newstatesman.com

Nancy Tucker’s eating disorder memoir, The Time In Between, tackles this problem head-on.

Underboob Selfies Could Land Women in Jail in Thailand
reason.com

Women in Thailand got a warning from the Culture Ministry Monday: posting "underboob selfies" online could violate cybercrime law.

Anti-Robot Protesters Take to SXSW
reason.com

This year SXSW featured a "robot petting zoo" and a panel on self driving cars. But not everyone in Austin is feeling optimistic about devel

Another Would-Be Critic of Libertarianism Takes on a Straw Man
reason.com

Is the failure of critics to argue against actual libertarian philosophy a sign of fear that people might just agree?

Sex-Trafficking Victims Hurt Most by Senator's Crusade Against Classifie...
reason.com

Trafficking victims will be worse off if lawmakers ban "adult" listings like those on Backpage.com.

White House Says: Prevent Rape, Use Lyft!
reason.com

Is it customary for the White House to do marketing for private businesses?

5 Ways States Are Trying to Erode Abortion Access This Week
reason.com

As a bonus a few of the measures will also put women and abortion doctors in more danger.

Elizabeth Nolan Brown: Sex, Love, and Robots
reason.com

Will sexbots make human life better, creepier, or both?

Arrest Warrant Issued for Florida Mom Who Refuses to Get Son Circumcised
reason.com

"I will allow her to avoid incarceration or get out of jail if she signs the consent to the procedure" said Palm Beach County Circuit Judge

Here's What the Senate's Massive Sex-Trafficking Bill Would Actually Do
reason.com

The legislation addresses much more than preventing and punishing sex traffickers.