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Trolls, death threats, and constant harassment — the risky business of being a woman journalist in the social media era

While women have made strides in media and publishing, it seems we’re still often subject to the whims of men

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Just because I don’t “look” disabled doesn’t mean I’m not

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Laura Kiesel

Writer w/bylines in the Atlantic, Guardian, Salon, Vice, Politico, etc., covering feminism, sustainability, health. My Patreon is @

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