Laura Bates

Laura Bates is the author of Everyday Sexism and the founder of the Everyday Sexism Project. She writes regularly for Time, The Guardian, the International Business Times, and other media outlets. Bates works closely with universities, businesses, politicians, and police forces, and bodies from the United Nations to the Council of Europe, to combat gender inequality. She is also a contributor at Women Under Siege, a New York–based organization working to combat the use of sexual violence as a tool of war in conflict zones worldwide.