Thursday, 27 April 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

WHO POWERS YOUR NEWS?

Don't let corporations or the government influence what you read -- support independent media like Truthout!

Donations from readers are the only way we can keep publishing. We're counting on you.

Click here
to donate.

Lauren Van Schaik Smith

Lauren Van Schaik Smith

Lauren Van Schaik Smith is a graduate student in history with a concentration in disability studies (and a family history of Parkinson's Disease). Her writing has appeared in Philadelphia Weekly, The A.V. Club, and Fuselit.

Other articles by this author

GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Lauren Van Schaik Smith

Lauren Van Schaik Smith

Lauren Van Schaik Smith is a graduate student in history with a concentration in disability studies (and a family history of Parkinson's Disease). Her writing has appeared in Philadelphia Weekly, The A.V. Club, and Fuselit.

Other articles by this author