Lauren Southern is a Canadian journalist, author, political activist, and documentary filmmaker. She is well known for her commentary on feminism, free speech, and immigration. Whether it’s the riots in Berkeley, Slut walk in LA, Black Lives Matter uprising in Milwaukee, and most recently the farm murders in South Africa.
In 2015 Lauren ran as a Libertarian Party candidate in the Canadian federal election. Soon after, she was hired by Rebel Media, where she worked until March 2017. Since then, she has been working independently through her YouTube channel which has over a half million followers. In addition, she has written for Spiked, The Daily Caller, The IB Times, and The Libertarian Republic.
Known for her fearless reporting, she tackles stories that the mainstream media refuses to cover. She is also a lover of freedom and hedgehogs.
“The alt-right call me alt-lite. I call myself a traditionalist.”