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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 68: D’Arrigo 2022

Posted in Editorials on October 28th, 2021
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Elizabeth and Karen welcomed Melanie D’Arrigo back to the show to talk about her Congressional campaign, why she can beat Tom Suozzi and George Santos where she stands on healthcare, clean water and native plants.

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 62: March Coffee

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on March 29th, 2021
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Elizabeth and Karen discuss book recommendations, allegations against Andrew Cuomo, Meghan & Harry’s interview with Oprah, our perspective on cis perspectives on trans experiences…listen in!

In the post script of today’s episode, Karen recommends reading the work of Ky Schevers who has written on the political world of the women’s detransition community.

For further reading:
Substack Is Not a Neutral Platform by Jude Ellison Sady Doyle

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Happy New Year: Can’t Wait For Midnight (2020 Link Roundup)

Posted in Editorials on December 31st, 2020
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Despite my sorrow and anger I do believe there are reasons to be optimistic, that we have multiple COVID-19 vaccines, and that Donald Trump lost are the two biggest. The love of my friends and family keep me going. Goodbye 2020.

In Case You Missed It:

McCloskeys sue UPI, photographer over iconic image confronting protesters

Kentucky State Police training slideshow quotes Hitler, advocates ‘ruthless’ violence
A high school newspaper uncovered this story! The kids are alright.

An Idaho official left a meeting in tears as anti-maskers swarmed her home

U.S. deports migrant women who alleged abuse by Georgia doctor

How Dangerous Conspiracy Theories Like QAnon Find a Home in Anti-Choice Politics

New York City

What Bloomberg Did to Protesters

Two Queens City Council Candidates Endorsed by NYC-DSA

NY’s Automatic Voter Registration Law Hailed As “Profound Reform” To Elections

City Council Staff Union Becomes First Legislative Union In NY State

Sports

WNBA Players—Again—Show the Meaning of Radical Dissent

42-year-old Zamboni driver plays 28 minutes as Hurricanes’ emergency goalie, makes eight saves in historic win

Books

My Year In Books

Definitely check out Flowers in the Gutter by K. R. Gaddy, which is the true story of teenage antifascists trying to build a resistance from within Nazi Germany.

I also recommend Cry Havoc, the memoir of Mayor Michael Signer about “Unite The Right” in Charlottesville. I’ve read criticisms this book that it’s all “white tears” and trying to absolve himself before history. That might partially be true, although sympathetic he is a but self indulgent at times. But the true value of this book is the subtext. When you between lines, you learn how white supremacy works, even if unintentionally. At best it’s like Macbeth.

In Memoriam

Michael Brooks, Political Commentator and Podcast Host, Dies at 36

Remembering Rev. Dr. Hope Johnson

Previous Year End Posts

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2011

Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 59: Jaslin Kaur is the future of the Democratic Party

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on December 17th, 2020
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Jaslin Kaur is the future of the Democratic Party

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We interviewed Jaslin Kaur, candidate for NYC City Council district 23 in the Democratic primary. She has recently been endorsed by the DSA. We discussed the split in the Democratic Party between progressives and centrists, AOC, Jay Jacobs, public transit and more.

Discussed in this episode:

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Biden’s Win, House Losses, and What’s Next for the Left

AOC ripped by New York’s Democratic leader after party’s rough election night

NY Democratic leader reflects on party’s divide and plans for 2021

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 58: Dianne Morales

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on November 16th, 2020
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Dianne Morales

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We interviewed Dianne Morales, democratic candidate for NYC Mayor. It was a fascinating conversation!
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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 57: Lindsay Beyerstein and QAnon

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on October 15th, 2020
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Lindsay Beyerstein and QAnon

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Lindsay Beyerstein joined us to discuss her article in Rewire “How Dangerous Conspiracy Theories Like QAnon Find a Home in Anti-Choice Politics,” election predictions and more.
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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 56 Women, Gender and Bodybuilding with Bahar Tajrobehkar

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on September 10th, 2020
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Women, Gender and Bodybuilding with Bahar Tajrobehkar

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We interviewed Bahar Tajrobehkar to talk about her research on women, gender and bodybuilding.
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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 52: Dispatches To The Future

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on June 15th, 2020
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Dispatches To The Future

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What was the world like two weeks ago? What did Karen and Elizabeth have to say about COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter? Was May 31, 2020 too far in the past to be relevant today? Listen and find out.

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 50: All The Rage by Darcy Lockman

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on April 14th, 2020
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All The Rage by Darcy Lockman

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We interviewed Darcy Lockman about her book “All The Rage: Mothers, Fathers, And The Myth Of Equal Partnership”

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 47: The Pleasure Gap by Katherine Rowland

Posted in Editorials on January 31st, 2020
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The Pleasure Gap by Katherine Rowland

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We spoke with Katherine Rowland about her new book, “The Pleasure Gap: American Women And The Unfinished Sexual Revolution.”

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