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Three veterans of the Obama White House lead an unfiltered conversation each week about politics and popular culture that is as relatable as it is real. Hosts Alejandra Campoverdi, Darienne Page, and Johanna Maska welcome a roster of guests each week with backgrounds and perspectives as nuanced and eclectic as their own — politicians, organizers, tastemakers, journalists, and more. Join them to understand just why Pod is a Woman.

Three veterans of the Obama White House lead an unfiltered conversation each week about politics and popular culture that is as relatable as it is real. Hosts Alejandra Campoverdi, Darienne Page, and Johanna Maska welcome a roster of guests each week with backgrounds and perspectives as nuanced and eclectic as their own — politicians, organizers, tastemakers, journalists, and more. Join them to understand just why Pod is a Woman.

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Three veterans of the Obama White House lead an unfiltered conversation each week about politics and popular culture that is as relatable as it is real. Hosts Alejandra Campoverdi, Darienne Page, and Johanna Maska welcome a roster of guests each week with backgrounds and perspectives as nuanced and eclectic as their own — politicians, organizers, tastemakers, journalists, and more. Join them to understand just why Pod is a Woman.

Language:

English


Episodes

Activism and Turning Pain into Power with RISE’s Amanda Nguyen

5/13/2021
To close Season One, CEO/Founder of Rise and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Amanda Nguyen joins Pod is a Woman to discuss her work fighting for the rights of sexual violence survivors worldwide, the recent rise in anti-Asian hate crimes, and the advice she would give her younger self. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:28:40

Gender Equity & Equality with the White House’s Jennifer Klein

5/6/2021
Jennifer Klein, Co-Chair and Executive Director of the White House Gender Policy Council, joins Pod is a Woman for a conversation about the newly formed Council, what the American Rescue Plan and American Jobs Plan mean for women, and why investing in families and kids is not only the right thing to do. but also the smart thing to do. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:31:53

Immigration Reform and the Contributions of Aspiring Americans with the National Immigration Law Center's Marielena Hincapié

4/29/2021
Marielena Hincapié, Executive Director of the National Immigration Law Center, joins Pod is a Woman to discuss fact versus fiction when it comes to immigration reform and the undeniable contributions of immigrants, particularly during the COVID pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:42:13

The Future of Policing and “Imposter to Impact” with former White House Social Secretary Deesha Dyer

4/22/2021
Strategist, community organizer and Founder/CEO of Hook & Fasten Deesha Dyer joins Pod is a Woman to discuss the Chauvin verdict and her untraditional journey from White House intern to White House Social Secretary. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:44:09

Healing, Grieving, and Feeling with Holocaust survivor, psychologist and author Dr Edith Eger

4/15/2021
Holocaust survivor, psychologist, and author Dr Edith Eger joins Pod is a Woman to share her thoughts on why facing our painful past is the road to freedom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:44:35

Answers on Vaccines, Resuming Travel & COVID Transmission with Dr. Kavita Patel

4/8/2021
Dr. Kavita Patel, a primary care physician and NBC News contributor who served in the Obama White House, joins Pod is a Woman to share the latest on vaccine efficacy, resuming travel, and what a gradual return to normalcy looks like. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:40:12

Media Manipulation & Disinformation Campaigns with Harvard Shorenstein Center’s Dr. Joan Donovan

4/1/2021
Johanna, Darienne, and Alejandra are joined by Dr. Joan Donovan from Harvard’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy for a conversation about online extremism, media manipulation, and disinformation campaigns. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:03:18

Women Making History: Facebook's Marne Levine on Tech & Supporting Women in Business

3/25/2021
Facebook's Marne Levine joins Pod is the Woman to discuss her work as Vice President of Global Partnerships, Business and Corporate Development at Facebook and previously as COO of Instagram, her experience balancing motherhood while working in the Obama White House, and how she turned her experience with hearing loss into her superpower. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:54:57

Women Making History: Diane von Furstenberg

3/18/2021
Iconic fashion designer, philanthropist, and founder of her global brand DVF, Diane von Furstenberg joins Pod is a Woman to talk about everything from her new book to motherhood and what "owning it" means to her. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:31:49

Women Making History: Women's Historian and Author Erica Armstrong Dunbar

3/11/2021
Author, Professor, and National Director of the Association of Black Women Historians Erica Armstrong Dunbar joins Pod is a Woman to talk about the untold stories of women through history, how facing uncomfortable truths is necessary for healing, and what we can learn from the past, as the second in our Women Making History Series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:46:49

Women Making History: Justice for Migrant Women w/ Time 100's Mónica Ramírez

3/4/2021
Recent Time100 Next recipient and migrant rights activist Mónica Ramírez joins Pod is a Woman to kick off Women's History Month and Pod is a Woman's Women Making History series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:34:51

The COVID Economy, with White House Economist Heather Boushey

2/25/2021
Alejandra, Johanna, and Darienne are joined by American economist Heather Boushey, who currently serves as a member of the White House Council of Economic Advisors to discuss the state of the U.S. economy, what exactly is in the American Rescue Plan, and the relationship between inequality and economic growth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:37:09

Impeachment & The Road Forward After Acquittal + Criminal Justice Reform with Guest Brittany Barnett

2/18/2021
Brittany Barnett joins Pod is a Woman to discuss her criminal justice reform work, and Johnanna, Darienne, and Alejandra discuss the long term implications of Trump's acquittal. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:38:49

Paid Leave and Women in the Workplace with guest, Julie Kashen

2/11/2021
Darienne, Alejandra, and Johanna are joined by Julie Kashen, Director for Women’s Economic Justice at The Century Foundation, to tackle issues around paid family leave, women in the workforce, and how the COVID pandemic has disproportionately impacted women. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:21

Women's Appearance vs Reality, with Markarian designer Alexandra O'Neill

2/4/2021
Johanna, Darienne, and Alejandra discuss the judgement on women's appearance and clothing in politics and beyond, and are joined by Alexandra O'Neill, Markarian founder and the designer of First Lady Jill Biden's inauguration dress. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:31:01

Week One of the Biden Administration with special guest Daniella Gibbs Léger

1/28/2021
Alejandra, Johanna, and Darienne break down the first seven days of the Biden Administration and are joined by Daniella Gibbs Léger, Executive Vice President for Communications and Strategy at the Center for American Progress. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:39:05

An Inauguration for the History Books

1/21/2021
Darienne, Alejandra and Johanna share their reflections on a historic Inauguration Day. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:35:11

Chaos, Progress & Remembering Joy with Helen Butler

1/14/2021
Johanna, Darienne, and Alejandra on the aftermath of last week’s attack on the Capitol, as well as an interview with Helen Butler, Executive Director of the Coalition for the People’s Agenda and an instrumental leader in the Georgia runoff election victories. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:43:05

Georgia, Capitol Riots & Guest Stephanie Schriock, President of Emily's List

1/7/2021
Stephanie Schriock, President of Emily's List, joins Pod is a Woman and the hosts discuss the Georgia results and subsequent riots on Capitol Hill Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:49:03

Reflections on 2020 and Hope for 2021

12/31/2020
Pod is a Woman hosts share their personal reflections on 2020 and hopes for the year ahead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:33:20