Journalist. Writer. Bi-coastal. She/Her. I write about women, millennials, sports, work and money.

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Maggie Mertens is a writer and journalist located in Seattle, WA. Her recent work focuses on women’s and millennial issues, especially related to the economy and the job market in our post-Recession world. Her essays and reporting have appeared in TheAtlantic.com, Deadspin, VICE, The Cut, The Awl...

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Nov 21, 2017

If you haven't yet figured out the problem with Facebook ads....(hello 2016 election) this is a good example of more detriment, discrimination and inequality is done by their model: https://t.co/ouCEM85yKk

Nov 21, 2017

I really loved this story. Gets at so many issues within women's basketball culture/college sports, etc.  https://twitter.com/darcangel21/status/933038702594535424 

Nov 06, 2017

That salary she belittles? "a job paying $194,000 this year." Yeah...why would anyone want that salary?

Nov 06, 2017

Best Durkan quote saying they should be asking: “why someone...who could do anything, is willing and wants to do this for this salary?”

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