Hilary Levey Friedman is an affiliate of the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. She is a sociologist currently writing a book about beauty pageants and American culture.
Aug. 31 2012 9:16 AMToddlers & Tiaras JusticePageant mom Lindsay Jackson put her daughter on TV in a Dolly Parton costume. Now she might lose custody for it.Hilary Levey Friedman
June 26 2012 6:00 AMHere She Comes, Miss (Elected) America More beauty queens than ever before are running for office. Is the pageant getting smarter or our political culture getting dumber?Hilary Levey Friedman
News & Politics
March 4 2015 11:45 PMRed SummerIn 1919, white Americans visited awful violence on black Americans. So black Americans decided to fight back.Rebecca Onion