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Medellin, Colombia

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Lauren Evans

I'm a freelance journalist currently based in Medellin, Colombia. Though the bulk of my reporting experience has been covering culture, politics and gender issues around New York City, I've also written features from places like Cuba, Bolivia and Peru. My work has appeared in Jezebel, the Village Voice, VICE, Atlas Obscura, NPR and others.


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Masha Gessen on the dangers of both anti-LGBTQ attacks and Russia conspiracy theories.


They conspired to replace chicha with clean, healthy beer.


The pub at the foot of the Wiñay Wayna ruins, while it still existed, was perhaps the least likely place on earth for a casual dining bar and restaurant.


Cholitas, the indigenous women of Bolivia, are pile-driving their way into the previously male-dominated sport of wrestling, skirts and all.

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