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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 15: Post Election Analysis With Amanda Marcotte

Posted in Podcast Episodes on December 15th, 2016
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Post Election Analysis With Amanda Marcotte

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Amanda Marcotte of Salon.com joins us to discuss the results of the general election. This episode was recorded on Sunday November 27, 2016.

Discussed in this episode:

Amanda Marcotte at Salon.

What So Many People Don’t Get About the U.S. Working Class [Harvard Business Review]

Donald Trump’s Supreme Court will be a real threat to labor — and that’s going to hurt the Democrats

Alabama approves right-to-work measure

What Trump Could Mean for Women in Business (and It May Not Be What You Think)

Is Bernie Sanders’ Our Revolution over before it even began?

Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Committee

Progressive Change Campaign Committee

Where Coal Was King, Pa. Voters Hope Trump Rejuvenates Their Economy

Donald Trump’s New York Times Interview: Full Transcript

Slate Star Codex – You Are Still Crying Wolf

Trump’s big infrastructure plan? It’s a trap.

Asch conformity experiments

Trump is a real threat to women — but it will be tougher to eliminate abortion rights than he thinks

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 14: Clinton vs Trump

Posted in Podcast Episodes on November 3rd, 2016
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Episode Fourteen Clinton vs Trump

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We weigh in on the general election.

We had some audio distortion on this episode. It comes and goes, our apologies.

Discussed in this episode:

Listen to our previous episode Clinton vs Sanders if you haven’t already.

Ten children are dead after taking homeopathic teething remedy
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The C-Word, But For Men

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 13: Jex Blackmore and Satanic Feminism

Posted in Podcast Episodes on September 2nd, 2016
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Episode Thirteen: Jex Blackmore and Satanic Feminism

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We interview Jex Blackmore, National spokesperson for The Satanic Temple and Director of The Satanic Temple of Detroit.

Discussed in this episode:

The Satanic Temple’s Fight to Protect Your Abortion Rights (Broadly)

Satanic Temple seeks to start after-school programs in nine US districts

We had some audio distortion on this episode. Our apologies!

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 12: Feminist Blockbusters We’d Like To See

Posted in Podcast Episodes on August 5th, 2016
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Episode Twelve: Feminist Blockbusters We’s Like To See

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It’s summer movie season. Here’s a list of the movies we’d green light if we were in charge.

Discussed in this episode:

Richard Kim calls “Crash” the worst movie of the year.

Ta-Nehisi Coates says it was the worst of the decade.

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode 11: Rev Hope Johnson, Juneteenth, The Living Legacy Project

Posted in Podcast Episodes on June 16th, 2016
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Episode Eleven: Rev Hope Johnson, Juneteenth, The Living Legacy Project

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Discussed in this episode:

Make Juneteenth A National Holiday

NYT: Housing Bias Outlasts Ruling in a Long Island Village

The Living Legacy Project

“Lessons from Selma” (Video) Rob Eller-Isaacs and Rev Hope Johnson

The Divided Methodist Church

‘Black Lives Matter’ signs stolen off church lawn in Hartford

How the Children Feel When Their Church is Wounded

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Feminist Coffee Hour Podcast Episode 10: Women In Tech

Posted in Podcast Episodes on May 12th, 2016
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Episode Ten: Women in Tech

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Discussed in this episode:

We interview Iris Zhang (@iridesent) and talk about Women in Tech.

The Grace Hopper Conference

Girls Who Code

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Columbia University Women In Computer Science (WiCS)

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Feminist Coffee Hour Podcast Episode Nine: Clinton vs Sanders

Posted in Podcast Episodes on March 24th, 2016
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Episode Nine: Clinton vs Sanders

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Discussed in this episode:

Are feminists obligated to vote for Hillary Clinton? Is Bernie Sanders a feminist? What are the strongest cases for and against each candidate from a feminist point of view?

Is Juanita Broaddrick Telling the Truth?

Why Hillary Clinton Doesn’t Deserve the Black Vote

The Men Who Hate Hillary

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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode Eight: Rebecca Lynch and Millennial Women In Politics

Posted in Editorials, Podcast Episodes on March 3rd, 2016
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Episode Eight: Rebecca Lynch and Millennial Women In Politics

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Discussed in this episode:

We discuss the need for more women in American politics, especially young women and interview former NYC City Council candidate Rebecca Lynch.

There’s a bit of a jump cut about 3/4 of the way in. It’s not you, it’s us. We had a tech problem.

Women candidates need to step up to the plate

Rebecca discusses insufficient outreach to women candidates with the National Women’s Political Caucus NYC Chapter
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Feminist Coffee Hour Episode Seven – Valentine’s Day Special: Your Heartthrob Is Problematic

Posted in Podcast Episodes on February 12th, 2016
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Episode seven – Valentine’s Day Special: Your Heartthrob Is Problematic

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Discussed in this episode:

We talk about our favorite fictional characters and which ones would make the best Valentines, and which ones are just too problematic to waste another swoon on.

Spoiler Alerts for: The Great Gatsby, Buffy The Vampire Slayer/Angel, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, Thor, Star Trek Voyager, Adventure Time, Doctor Who, Mad Max: Fury Road, and Jessica Jones.

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Feminist Coffee Hour Joins #Bowl16!

Posted in Podcast Episodes on February 10th, 2016
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This year Karen and I are signing up for our FOURTH bowl-a-thon fundraiser to support the New York Abortion Access Fund. In case you missed our interview with Alison Turkos, you can check it out here.

Reproductive justice is important to us and no one should be denied access to care because of their economic status.


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