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#9-22 and #10-22 Wade in the Water, parts 1 and 2

As of 2022 Juneteenth is a US federal holiday.  First celebrated by Black communities in Texas, it marks June 19th, 1865,

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#01-22 Mary Daly Meets 3rd Wave … one of the last interviews of the late time traveler, theologian and radical feminist pirate

Mary Daly published her final book in 2006, 4 years before her death. Mara Williams (DJ Cariad), a programmer at

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#52-21Model Matriarchy … The Iroquois system has lasted hundreds of years

Barbara Alice Mann describes the inner workings of a long-established North American matriarchal society, where women lead the arrangement of

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#38-21 Conflict Is Not Abuse … Mistaking discomfort for violence is an error of our times

Lesbian novelist and nonfiction writer Sarah Schulman speaks in Vancouver about her book Conflict Is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community

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#36-21 bell hooks … on feminism, race, violence and dealing with rage

The world-famous Black author and thinker known as bell hooks passed away on December 15, 2021, at age 69. From

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#12-21 Zimbabwe Diaspora … Outside the country but connected – and they care

In the premier edition of the podcast version of her radio show HotSeat, Violet Gonda interviewed Thandiwe Newton, filmstar and

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#18-20 Nawal el Saadawi, exile from Egypt … On the price of freedom and the price of oppression

Nawal el Saadawi gave a rousing speech in San Francisco’s Mission District in October 1993 covering feminism, colonialism, and other

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#15-20 Casa Internazionale delle Donne … The International Women’s House in Rome

The Casa Internazionale delle Donne – the International Women’s House – is a former convent in Rome that was occupied

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