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Lynn Sherr

Lynn Sherr

Lynn Sherr is an award-winning journalist and has been covering politics and women’s issues for more than 40 years, mostly at ABC News, where she was a correspondent for World News Tonight and 20/20. Her latest book is here: "Madam President" (2017). Her best-selling books include "Swim: Why We Love the Water" (2013); "Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space" (2015) and "Failure is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words" (1996). Sherr currently freelances on a variety of platforms, and can be found on Twitter: @LynnSherr.

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Not All Men Are Pigs: But the Ones Who Are, Are Swine.

And let’s stop pretending that we didn’t know.

Lynn Sherr ·


‘Battle of the Sexes’ Then — and Now

The smartly engaging and depressingly relevant new movie is a blast from the past loaded with lessons for the future.

Lynn Sherr ·


Collaboration: Be Careful Who You Work With

At a time when precise language has gone missing from the White House, how best to describe those Republicans still loyal to President Trump?

Lynn Sherr ·


Memo to the Media: How Not to Cover the President

What J-School never taught you.

Lynn Sherr ·


The 1970 Women’s Strike: A Bit of History

Fifty years after the 19th (the Suffrage) Amendment had passed, tens of thousands of American women abandoned their husbands, their desks, their typewriters and their waitress stations to march down the avenues in a number of cities to press for a new set of issues.

Lynn Sherr ·

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