Lenny Letter No. 95

America's First Celebrity Dieter
Fannie Hurst was a blockbuster novelist and a groundbreaking feminist in the roaring '20s. So why was she obsessed with being thin?

In this issue of Lenny: Natashia Deón tries to reconnect with the church; Laura Shapiro writes about America's first celebrity dieter; Pretty Little Liars' Troian Bellisario learns to listen to her body; Gina Miller talks about challenging Brexit; and Regina Hall reflects on the power of lifelong friendship.

Politics
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The Woman Who Fiercely Challenged Brexit
Gina Miller reveals what it takes to stand up for a cause in the face of death threats.
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Looking to the Church to Find a Unified Truth
A trip to the 2017 International Pastors and Leaders Conference.
Life
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On the Power of Lifelong Friendship
The actress on the best-friendship that has given her shelter throughout the years.
Health
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Troian Bellisario on Her Mental Health Struggle
The Pretty Little Liars star on learning to listen to her body instead of the punishing voice in her head.
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