Lindy West

writer on feminism and comedy

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Writer on feminism and comedy and an expert on Internet trolls; author of Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman

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The Seattle City Council’s five-woman majority said "no" to a land use deal that might – or might not -- have attracted a new sports arena.

Women Leaders and Sexist Trolls in the Age of The Donald

The Seattle City Council’s five-woman majority said "no" to a land use deal that might – or might not -- have attracted a new sports arena.

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