Lizzie Presser is a journalist in New York who writes on inequality, poverty, and access to social services. She is a contributing writer to The California Sunday Magazine, where she covers social justice issues. Previously, she reported on politics, social welfare, and human rights in Thailand and Britain. She has a master’s in public policy from the University of Cambridge, where she was a Gates Scholar. Her work has appeared in The California Sunday Magazine, The Guardian, The Independent, Harper’s, and Al Jazeera, among others.