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Betsy Pearson

Communications & Staff Assistant

Betsy Pearson is a communications and staff assistant at the Independent Women's Forum. She is a graduate from the University of Iowa, double majoring in Public Policy and Communications. Betsy received her Writing Certificate from the renowned Iowa Writer's Workshop, which has led her to be published with The Libertarian Republic and intern with Atlas Network, writing news updates. She spent her undergraduate career as a student activist with Young Americans for Liberty, fighting for free speech on campus. Betsy has completed the Charles Koch Institute's Internship Program, and the Fellowship Program. She has just relocated to the East coast and enjoys exploring D.C. with her dog.

Recent Articles:

Estimated Cost of Knee-Replacement Surgery Five Times Actual Cost
October 16 2018
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Millennial Monday: Kanye West Discussed the Issue of a Generation—Mental Health
October 15 2018
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Millennial Monday: Viral PSA Video Pits Baby Boomers vs. Millennials
October 8 2018
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Millennial Monday: Divorce Rates Plummet Thanks to Millennials
October 1 2018
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Millennial Monday: Absentee Ballots Can Pose Problems for Millennial Voting
September 24 2018
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Millennial Monday: Twitter Attacks Local News Station Over Headline
September 17 2018
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Millennial Monday: Kim Kardashian Visits White House (Again) Focusing on Three Strikes Laws
September 10 2018
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10,000 Women Initiative Promotes Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide
September 6 2018
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Paris Government Attempts to be Eco-Friendly with Outdoor Urinals
September 4 2018
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Millennial Monday: Young Voter’s Aren’t Happy with Their Choices in Midterm Elections
September 3 2018
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Millennial Monday: In Defense of Ivanka Trump
August 27 2018
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Millennial Monday: Many Millennials are Caring for Aging Family Members, Despite Financial Challenges
August 20 2018
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Millennial Monday: Another Poll Finds Millennials Prefer Socialism But Can’t Define It
August 13 2018
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Vegans Claim 4-H is Child Abuse
August 9 2018
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Millennial Monday: Fewer Young People Arrested for DUI Thanks to Ride-Sharing
August 6 2018
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Young Consumers Fall for the Fallacy of “Natural” Beauty Products
August 3 2018
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Young Adults Have a Hard Time at the Grocery Store
July 31 2018
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Millennial Monday: A Generation of Entrepreneurs Will Keep America Great
July 30 2018
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D.C. Social Scene Not Welcoming to Conservative Millennials
July 26 2018
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Millennial Monday: When should a millennial start saving for retirement?
July 23 2018
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Millennial Monday: Push for artificial intelligence to be gender neutral
July 16 2018
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Millennial Monday: Get ready to see more millennials in Congress
July 9 2018
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Millennial Monday: Political disagreements do not need to lead to harassment
July 2 2018
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Millennial Monday: Stronger Job Market Helps Millennials Move Out of the Basement
June 25 2018
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Millennial Monday: The Opioid Crisis Affects Millennials, Too
June 18 2018
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Millennial Monday: Let’s Talk About Mental Health
June 11 2018
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Millennial Monday: Keeping Up with the Kardashians, White House Edition
June 4 2018
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Millennial Monday: Can you sue the President for blocking you on Twitter?
May 28 2018
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Millennial Monday: Graduation Photos Set Social Media on Fire
May 21 2018
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Millennial Monday: How to survive after graduation
May 14 2018
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Millennial Monday: Young Voters Turning Away from Democratic Party
May 7 2018
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Millennial Monday: How is Identity Politics Harmful to Millennials?
April 30 2018
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Millennial Monday: Three Things Millennials Can Learn from Barbara Bush’s Legacy
April 23 2018
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Millennial Monday: Facebook Censorship of Conservatives Prevents a Balanced Newsfeed
April 16 2018
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Millennial Monday: Does the wage gap apply to millennial women?
April 9 2018
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Millennial Monday: Repealing the 2nd Amendment Is NOT the Answer, Read Savannah’s Story
April 2 2018
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Millennial Monday: Triggered, Uncomfortable, and Confused--Millennials should be Thankful for Free Speech
March 26 2018
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Millennial Monday: Does Katy Perry think her celebrity status exempts her from MeToo rules?
March 19 2018
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Debating the Trump Tax Plan
October 25 2017
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Why Modern Feminism and Third Wave Movement Do Not Speak for Most Women
October 13 2017
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Top Five Reasons Margaret Thatcher is Still an Inspiration to Women Today
October 13 2017
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