Katie Moritz

Katie Moritz is Rewire's senior editor and a Pisces who enjoys thrift stores, rock concerts and pho. She covered politics for a newspaper in Juneau, Alaska, before driving down to balmy Minnesota to help produce long-standing public affairs show "Almanac" at Twin Cities PBS. Now she works on this here website. Reach her via email at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter @katecmoritz and on Instagram @yepilikeit.

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Why You Should Talk About Estate Planning with Your Parents

Estate planning sounds boring (unless you’re a lawyer who specializes in it—in which case, thank you for your […]

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The Case For, and Against, Talking Politics at Work

Politics has traditionally been frowned upon as a topic of conversation at work. But, at one time, women […]

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How to Help Someone With an Addiction: Compassion

Madelyn Ellen Linsenmeir was a mother of one with a beautiful singing voice, who loved swimming with her […]

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Nic Cherry of EDG: Traveling the World With Priceless Objects

A jewel-encrusted golden Rubik’s cube. The costumes worn by “Downton Abbey” stars. Many millions of dollars in Napoleon […]

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Is Using Email Wrong Killing Your Workday?

If you work in an office, it’s likely you’ve had days when you couldn’t get anything done. Sometimes, […]

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How to Have a Healthy Divorce in Your 20s and 30s

Today’s marriages are more likely to last than marriages of 10 years ago, a recent analysis by University of Maryland […]

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What Journalists Want You to Know About the News

I am a former newspaper reporter who has made the leap to public media. Even though I no […]

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Are Video Games Art? This Up-and-Coming Developer Says Yes

If you think all video games are violent and mindless, you probably haven’t played one in a while. […]

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Avoid Saying This Common Thing to a Grieving Friend

Grief can be uncomfortable. Especially if it’s not your own. It might be hard to admit, but navigating […]

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How to Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder If You’re Already Depressed

If you already don’t want to get out of bed in the morning because of a mental illness, […]

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Structural CEO: How a Workplace Social Network Can Help You Excel

Maybe it’s happened to you: Getting passed up for a special project at work that you know you’d […]

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The Surprising Place to Find Free Suicide Prevention Support

This support group has thousands of members. Because it’s so large, the group doesn’t have a set day, […]