Elizabeth Nolan Brown is an associate editor at Reason magazine, where she covers policy, culture, and current events from a libertarian and feminist perspective. (Find her most recent Reason.com posts here.) Her writing has also been published by outlets such as POLITICO magazineThe Daily Beast, Playboy, Time, The Dish, Newsweek, Fox News, and Libertarianism.org and cited in media across the political spectrum.

Since 2014, Brown’s work has focused largely on the intersection of sex, speech, civil liberties, and criminal justice. Before that, she straddled the worlds of consumer-focused science, health, and lifestyle reporting and libertarian-tinged political commentary. She is an alumnus of AARP publications, Alloy/Defy Media, Bustle.com, America’s Future Foundation, and the Columbus, Ohio, Daily Reporter, as well as American University and Ohio University.

Brown currently lives in Washington, D.C.. Find her on Instagram and Twitter @enbrown.