Find a Union Writer – Hannah Murphy Winter

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Hannah (she/her) is a writer, editor, and journalist based in Seattle. She writes about justice, the climate crisis, and queerness. Before moving to Seattle, she spent the better part of a decade as the Chief Research Editor at Rolling Stone magazine, and she now works with other newsrooms to bolster their research and fact checking standards.
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In the first four months of 2021, 21 states proposed legislation that would criminalize trans medical care for minors. I wrote about the origin of these bills, the politics behind them, and the harm they're already doing to trans youth.
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During the final months of the Trump administration, I reported on the political, physical, and psychological toll that it took on the queer community, and how the LGBTQ community might move forward.
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For Cover Climate Now’s October 2020 Climate Week, I analyzed the damage that the Trump administration did to the climate fight, and how a Biden Administration could correct that course. The story was republished in numerous CCN partner outlets, and I appeared on KQED’s morning show to discuss my reporting.