Last month, Asheville, N.C. coffee shop Waking Life Espresso was forced to close up shop indefinitely after its owners were outed as the misogynists behind pick-up-artist podcast Holistic Game. Now, former employee Sarah Winkler, along with Lindsey Pitman and Brock Kehoe, are raising money to rent a second location that Waking Life was set to move into. They want to use the space for Trade and Lore Coffee, a new shop that will “supports and empowers women in the community as well as our industry,” by working with local non-profits.


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