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  • Bustle
  • Cosmopolitan
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Past articles by Alex:

Abortion is an LGBTQ issue, too, advocates stress

Forty-five years after the landmark Roe v. Wade decision, LGBTQ advocates say abortion is still thought of as something that only impacts heterosexual people. → Read More

How Antisemitism And Ivanka Trump Have Radicalized Young Jewish Women

For the month of October, Bustle's #blessed series will explore how young women are searching for meaning, finding connections to a higher power and navigating spirituality in 2017. In August, when white-supremacists took to the streets of Charlotte… → Read More

Married Comedy Duo Cameron Esposito, Rhea Butcher Embark on New Tour

Comedy duo Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher talk about their new "Back to Back" tour, married life and diversity in media. → Read More

New York Fashion Week’s "largest LGBTQ runway show" gets political

DapperQ's "R/Evolution" runway show celebrated the “evolution of queer style" and fashion’s “power to be leveraged as a tool for resistance." → Read More

I Recorded Every Time I Was Catcalled This Summer. Here's What I Learned.

Catcalling is little more than an effort scare us into taking up less space in the world. → Read More

If Democrats Compromise On Abortion, Women Will Pay An Enormous Price

When Ruby Sinreich got pregnant at 17 years old, she decided to have an abortion so that she could go to college without the added pressure of raising a child. After all, she was still living with her parents and relied on them "100 percent," except … → Read More

Analysis: How "toxic masculinity" fuels transgender victimization

"Straight male anxiety" and "toxic masculinity" are helping to fuel the epidemic of violence against transgender women. → Read More

Transgender Soldiers Explain Why Trump's Military Ban Is A 'Disgusting Political Move'

President Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday morning that the United States would no longer "accept or allow" transgender people to serve "in any capacity" in the military. In the surprise series of tweets, Trump reversed an Obama administration Depar… → Read More

Cuts to Planned Parenthood a Scary Prospect for Some LGBTQ Patients

Many LGBTQ patients rely on Planned Parenthood for their their unique health care needs, but the nonprofit's federal funding is currently on uncertain ground. → Read More

Trump Administration Just Pulled Funding On Programs That Affect Teens Directly

The Trump administration cut $200 million for teen pregnancy prevention programs, in favor of abstinence-only sex education. → Read More

What It Means To Identify As Non-Binary

States are adding a non-binary option to ID cards, but what does it mean? → Read More

This Beach Body Guide Is All You Need to Shut Down Body Shamers This Summer

Body positivity can help everyone embrace their beach body for the 4th of July. → Read More

Meet The Man Who Could Be America's First Openly Trans Male Judge

If elected, Henry Sias would make history. → Read More

Here's What 'A Day Without A Woman' Strikers Had To Say To President Trump

A strong message for POTUS, from protesters. → Read More

Here's What 'A Day Without A Woman' Strikers Had To Say To President Trump

A strong message for POTUS, from protesters. → Read More

Alex Berg

Alex Berg is a multimedia journalist specializing in LGBTQ commentary, national news and social justice topics. Alex is an out bisexual and queer producer and on-air talent at HuffPost Video and a blogger at The Huffington Post. She produces videos on national news, feminism and race, and hosts segments about LGBTQ and social justice issues. She recently anchored HuffPost's Facebook Live… → Read More

Stop Using Women And Girls To Justify Transphobia

Cisgender women are done being used as an excuse. → Read More

I’m A Jewish Queer Woman And I Already See The Impact Of Bannon’s Hate

We've seen this before. → Read More

6 Things You Can Do To Support LGBTQ People Right Now

It's time to start taking action. → Read More

Black Women Are Rocking Gymnastics

Wendy Hilliard was the first African-American rhythmic gymnast to make the U.S. national team. Today, she coaches a new generation of black athletes, who... → Read More