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Slate | May 25, 2017, Mike Birbiglia on how Donald Trump is killing comedy.
“This has been happening forever, not just with politicians but with extremist pundits like Ann Coulter or radio talk show hosts,” Lizz Winstead, co-creator and former head writer of The Daily Show, reminded me. “They would say something reprehensible and when there is a public outcry, they’d cry, ‘It’s a joke.’
Vox | May 8, 2017, A woman was convicted after laughing at Jeff Sessions. It’s my patriotic duty to call bullshit.
I’ve made my career using comedy to expose the hypocrisy of the powerful. It’s dangerous that the Justice Department can’t take a joke.
Refinery29 | May 3, 2017, Mythbusters Video Abortion Safety Myth Medical Health
People have plenty of arguments against abortion, but one that consistently pops up from people who have no medical training or expertise to spout such facts is that having an abortion is unsafe.
Talks at Google | May 3, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League
As co-creator and former head writer of The Daily Show and co founder of Air America Radio, Lizz Winstead has helped changed the very landscape of how people get their news.
Forbes | April 27, 2017, On Resilience: How This Comedian Created 25,000 Hours Of Progressive Media - And Changed The Landscape
By all accounts, Lizz Winstead has revolutionized progressive media, beginning with late night television.
CU Independent | April 14, 2017, 'Daily Show' co-founder talks about media, activism and comedy during Conference on World Affairs
Lizz Winstead and Ron Bostwick discussed the use of comedy both as a tool to engage audiences and as a motivator.
Broadway World | April 3, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League Announces 'The Vagical Mystery Tour' Ft. Lizz Winstead
This summer, Lady Parts Justice League, an organization that delights in exposing sexist shit heads, will hit the road to bring their unique combination of comedy, activism, and on-the-ground support to abortion clinics and audiences across the nation!
GO Magazine | March 21, 2017, Video of the Day: Lea DeLaria Voices a Plan B in "I'm Just a Pill"
This new parody of Schoolhouse Rock’s “I’m Just a Bill” is feminist, educational and funny AF.
Rewire | Mar 20, 2017 - Schoolhouse Rock! Parody Teaches the Fundamentals of Emergency Contraception
In a parody of Schoolhouse Rock!’s iconic animation “I’m Just a Bill,” the Lady Parts Justice League created “I’m Just a Pill,” an informative cartoon about the importance of emergency contraception and why it should be available for everyone.
Seattle Gay Scene | March 20, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League’s Clever New Video, Promotes Reproductive Rights
We j’adore this clever video from LADY PARTS JUSTICE LEAGUE (want an awesome name for your group? stick “Justice League” at the end of it!) that promotes Birth Control.
Someecards | Mar 20, 2017 - It Took 41 years for someone to do a ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ parody about the morning-after pill and it was worth the wait.
The good people at activist/comedy group Lady Parts Justice League used the power of singing, anthropomorphic objects to spread facts about an important, often misunderstood little friend: the Plan B morning-after pill.
Mic | Mar 20, 2017 -
With its “I’m Just a Pill” video, the Lady Parts Justice League delivers a timely explainer on the basic facts of human reproduction and what birth control does.
Broadway World | Mar 20, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League Presents 'I'm Just a Pill' with Lea DeLaria
With all the fake news and non-facts promoted about contraception and reproductive rights, Lady Parts Justice League had to clap back
Huffington Post | Mar 20, 2017, Catchy 'Schoolhouse Rock' Parody Reminds Us That Plan B Is 'Just A Pill'
Pro-abortion rights group Lady Parts Justice League came up with a genius way to educate the masses about what the morning-after pill really does.
WBAI | February 14, 2017, New Yorkers #StandWithPP
…supporters of the 100 year old organization chanted at Washington Square Park in Greenwhich Village over the weekend. They stand with Planned Parenthood, an organization which fights for reproductive rights, family planning and healthcare for all, under atack by the Trump administration.