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Laura Bassett

Laura Bassett is an award-winning journalist who writes about gender, culture and politics. Her bylines have appeared in GQ, ELLE, The Washington Post, New York Magazine and elsewhere, and she consulted on Netflix's Emmy-nominated docuseries The Keepers. Previously, she was a senior politics reporter at HuffPost for nearly a decade.  

Laura Bassett is an award-winning journalist who writes about gender, culture and politics. Her bylines have appeared in GQ, ELLE, The Washington Post, New York Magazine and elsewhere, and she consulted on Netflix's Emmy-nominated docuseries The Keepers. Previously, she was a senior politics reporter at HuffPost for nearly a decade.  

Latest from Laura Bassett

12d ago

Trump's Supreme Court threatens abortion rights for a lifetime to come

When Trump added three anti-abortion conservatives to the Supreme Court, he pretty much guaranteed a roll-back of women’s rights.
24d ago

Stacey Abrams just taught Senator John Kennedy a lesson on being prepared

It was very satisfying to watch Kennedy underestimate Abrams and then see her intellectually stomp him in front of his colleagues and the world.
37d ago

Khloe Kardashian's unedited photo shows her 'body positivity' flaws

Khloe Kardashian can champion body positivity or accept her family’s legacy of profiting off of depressingly unrealistic beauty standards. But not both.

Meghan's CBS Oprah interview shows why the monarchy is so threatened by her

Meghan and Harry weren't actually that dangerous to the U.K. institution — until the monarchy's abuse became a self-fulfilling prophecy.