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LOUISE BRYANT (1885-1936) was an American journalist. She married John Reed in 1916 and their coverage of the Revolution was noted for its sympathetic treatment of the Bolsheviks. After returning to the US, Bryant toured the country speaking in favor of recognition of the new regime and against US intervention in the Russian Civil War. After Reed’s death, she was married to William C. Bullitt from 1923-1930; Bullitt went on to become the first US Ambassador to the USSR in 1933.