Rebecca Nelson

Rebecca Nelson

Rebecca has written for Cosmopolitan, GQ, Marie Claire, The New Republic, Time, and elsewhere, and cut her teeth covering the Obama White House for National Journal. Originally from Seattle, she kicked off her journalism career in 7th grade, when she was a teen stringer for CosmoGirl magazine.

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The Emma Chamberlain Effect

She's the antidote to perfectly polished influencer culture, and her millions of followers have responded with adulation –and relief.

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Record-Breaking Women Finally Take Their Seat at the Table

On November 6, 125 women were elected to the House, Senate, and governorships. This week, they assume power.

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I Lived Like Kate Middleton for a Week

Who doesn’t want to be a princess?

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Ohio Candidate for Governor Brags About Sleeping with "Approximately 50" Women

"I believe it is time to speak up on behalf of all heterosexual males."

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Ivanka Trump Says She Believes Roy Moore's Accusers

"I’ve yet to see a valid explanation and I have no reason to doubt the victims’ accounts.”

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She Knew She'd Deliver Her Son While She Was in Jail. She Didn't Expect to Do It in Chains.
Melissa Hall claims that, as an inmate in the Milwaukee County Jail, she was shackled during labor, childbirth, and postpartum recovery…
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Trump Called Her a "Nasty" Woman, so the Mayor of San Juan Wore This Shirt in Response

“What is really nasty is that anyone would turn their back on the Puerto Rican people."