Carla Hall

Writer

Carla Hall is an editorial board member who writes about popular culture, reproductive rights, animal welfare, and human rights in Asia and Africa, among other topics. Before joining the board, she was a general assignment reporter for the Los Angeles Times’ California section. She previously worked for the Washington Post’s Style section, where she juggled writing with acting roles in small theaters and even a couple of TV shows. She has a bachelor's degree in the history of science from Harvard University.

Recent Articles

  • For Clinton supporters, confidence dissolves into terror

    For Clinton supporters, confidence dissolves into terror

    The day started off so great … all those photos of women making pilgrimages to Susan B. Anthony’s grave to post their “I Voted” stickers — homage to the fact that women not only can vote but that women and men were voting today for a woman for president. A woman who was up in the polls and looked...

  • TV host Billy Bush has gone from cringeworthy to disgusting

    TV host Billy Bush has gone from cringeworthy to disgusting

    I’ve read Billy Bush’s pro forma apology for being Donald Trump’s wing man in the now infamous sleaze fest of comments about women. “Obviously I’m embarrassed and ashamed. It’s no excuse, but this happened 11 years ago — I was younger, less mature, and acted foolishly in playing along.”  Fortunately,...

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