Lizz Winstead

Lizz Winstead

creator of The Daily Show and founder of Lady Parts Justice

Biography

As co-creator and former head writer of The Daily Show and Air America Radio co-founder, Lizz Winstead has helped changed the very landscape of how people get their news.

As a performer, Winstead also brought her political wit to The Daily Show as a correspondent and later to the radio waves co-hosting Unfiltered, Air America Radio’s mid-morning show, with Chuck D and Rachel Maddow.

Known as as one of the top political satirists in America, Winstead has been recognized by all the major media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post and as Entertainment Weekly’s 100 most Creative People.

Winstead’s first book, Lizz Free Or Die, Essays, was released in 2012 to incredible reviews and the paperback was released in May of 2013.

Lizz is currently working on a second book and is spearheading Lady Parts Justice, a reproductive rights organization using humor and outrage to expose anti choice zealots in all 50 states in an attempt to return state legislatures to a pro-choice majority.

To keep up with Lizz, follow her on Twitter @lizzwinstead
Or like her on Facebook www.facebook.com/lizzwinstead