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Defending Grace | June 23, 2017, An Interview with Lizz Winstead and Things You Can Do to Help RIGHT NOW
Lizz Winstead, co creator of the Daily Show, is coming to The Blueberry Hill Duck Room in St. Louis next Thursday with her Lady Parts Justice League Vagical Mystery Tour.
Bustle | June 27, 2017, How A Comedy Tour Is Helping Women Retain Their Reproductive Rights
If you’re planning a tour around the country to host comedy shows, volunteer at abortion clinics, and get communities involved in the fight for reproductive freedom, there’s really no better name you could choose than the Vagical Mystery Tour.
KMUW | June 15, 2017, Lizz Winstead Talks Lady Parts Justice League Vagical Mystery Tour
Comedian Lizz Winstead co-founded Lady Parts Justice League in 2012; the organization is comprised of feminists who use comedy to raise awareness of reproductive rights issues.
The Smartest Man in the World | June 12, 2017, The Last Clinic in Mississippi
Greg and Jennifer take a trip to the Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the last remaining clinic providing legal and safe abortion services to the women of Mississippi. Chats with several of the employees, volunteers and anti-choice protesters in this special episode of SMITW. Please visit https://jacksonwomenshealth.com if you would like to make a contribution to their work.
Damn Magazine | June 12, 2017, Women’s Rights Are No Mystery
The Lady Parts Justice League (LPJL), an activist group of funny feminists and self-proclaimed exposers of “sexist shitheads,” just launched a summer comedy and music festival to support abortion clinics across the United States.
Little Village | June 10, 2017, Interview: Daily Show co-writer Lizz Winstead's Vagical Mystery Tour heads to The Mill
The Lady Parts Justice League is bringing its Vagical Mystery Tour to Iowa City on June 20 at The Mill at 8 p.m.
Arkansas Times | June 8, 2017, On the 'Vagical Mystery Tour'
The Lady Parts Justice League is a self-described “coven of hilarious badass feminists who use humor and pop culture to expose the haters fighting against reproductive rights.”
Arkansas Online | June 8, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League brings comedy tour to LR
Laughter and activism team up as the Lady Parts Justice League brings its comedy tour to Vino’s in Little Rock on Saturday.
attn: Got Your Attention Podcast | June 9, 2017, Ep. 26: Interview with comedian and activist Lizz Winstead, co-creator of “The Daily Show”
Interview: Comedian Lizz Winstead—co-creator of “The Daily Show” and co-founder of Lady Parts Justice—talks about reproductive health, what she sees as the greatest threat to abortion rights, and an overlooked part of supporting reproductive rights.
MTV | July 5, 2017, How The Vagical Mystery Tour Is Supporting Reproductive Justice Through Comedy
A Q&A with Lizz Winstead of Lady Parts Justice League
Paste | June 2, 2017, Lizz Winstead: Leading a Comedy Rebellion -
Lizz Winstead, the co-creator and original head writer of The Daily Show, is well known for her blunt political satire mainly centering around women’s health issues and calling out the media.
HuffPost | June 1, 2017, Mixing Comedy and Activism, Lizz Winstead's Vagical Mystery Tour Hits the Road
At a time when reproductive rights are under siege and shell-shocked Americans would rather Netflix and chill, Lizz Winstead (co-creator of The Daily Show) and her Lady Parts Justice League are embarking on a 16-city tour of comedy shows combined with actions supporting local abortion providers.
Atlanta Magazine | June 1, 2017, Daily Show Co-creator Lizz Winstead brings the Vagical Mystery Tour to Atlanta -
The night of stand-up comedy at Terminal West is designed to encourage activism for women’s reproductive health rights.
Jackson Free Press | May 31, 2017, A Justice League Of Their Own
“The Daily Show” co-creator Lizz Winstead is one of several comedians performing for the “Vagical Mystery Tour” on June 7 at Duling Hall.
Whole Woman’s Health Blog | May 26, 2017, Ft. Worth: Comedy for Access, Clinic Beautification
Last week, our staff members from Whole Woman’s Health joined forces with those on “The Vagical Mystery Tour” – Co-Creator of “The Daily Show” Lizz Winstead, Comedian and Actor Ian Harvie, and Comedienne Joyelle Johnson – for the “Don’t Mess With Access” comedy show, which benefitted Whole Woman’s Health and their advocacy arm, Shift.