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SHE CAST is an intersectional feminist podcast made for young people by young people. Every episode tackles an issue affecting youth.

SHE CAST is an intersectional feminist podcast made for young people by young people. Every episode tackles an issue affecting youth.
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United States

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SHE CAST is an intersectional feminist podcast made for young people by young people. Every episode tackles an issue affecting youth.

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English

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Episodes

#14 Aldermania (AKA Chicago Politics)

2/25/2019
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In episode #14, Aldermania, the SHE CASTers take on Chicago Politics head on. They interview 3 incredible women, all under the age of 35, who are running for public office in Chicago. First, they sit down with Aida Flores, running in the 25th Ward. Find her at floresfor25.com Next, they interview Nicole Johnson, running in the 20th Ward. Find her at nicolejchi.com Last, they talk with Maggie O'Keefe, running in the 40th Ward. Find her at maggie2019.com Local politics is SO important and...

Duration:00:49:15

#13 Happy Holigayz

12/24/2018
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It's our annual Holiday Extravaganza! This year the She Casters celebrate in several ways. First, they interview the AMAZING Tribble! Tribble is a stand-up comedian, host and radio personality. She is the creator, producer and host of P Power Radio, a podcast that shares the stories of revolutionary millennial women and the history of the world they are working to change. Learn more about her at tribbzthecool.com. They also have a new segment: Atoms' ASMR Corner (holiday edition), as well as...

Duration:00:44:49

#12 A Day In The Life of a Teen

12/14/2018
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SHE CAST spills the tea on selective enrollment in Chicago Public Schools exploring both personal and systemic impacts. SHE CASTers also consider friendship and changes between middle school and high school. Take away: if you don't have a Susan in your life, you're probably a Susan. Learn more at shecrew.org Music in this episode is created by the incredible: BRAVE BOY Peachy! Editing and Production by Mere & Jess This is a project by {she crew}. Check out shecrew.org for more info.

Duration:00:41:59

#11 Can You Hear Me Now?

11/1/2018
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#11 Can You Hear Me Now? In the Season 2 Season Finale SHE CASTERS discuss representation with Actor, Poet, and Educator, McKenzie Chinn, and why seeing yourself represented in the media, politics, and beyond is so important. McKenzie Chinn is 1/3 of the poetry collective Growing Concerns, with fellow poet and hiphop artist Mykele Deville and musician Jeff Austin. The group released its inaugural album WE HERE: Thank You for Noticing with two sold-out performances at Steppenwolf's 1700...

Duration:00:50:20

#10 - All Up In My Feels

5/28/2018
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#10- All Up In My Feels. The SHE CASTers investigate the importance of mental health as well as the need for open dialog and understanding of mental illness. They interview Silvia M. Henriquez Gerken, Ph.D., a Chicago based therapist who specializes in comprehensive psychological evaluations for children and adolescents, and individual therapy for adolescents and young adults. They talk about why mental health and mental illness needs to be destigmatized, and how we can help ourselves heal....

Duration:01:00:44

#9 - Family Matters

3/19/2018
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Family Matters. Whether your family is big or small, given or chosen, they are a big part of who you are. That is why this episode of SHE CAST celebrates family! SHE CASTers interview special guest: Michele Jones Galvin; the great great grandniece of Harriet Tubman. “Ms. Jones Galvin and her mother Joyce E. Jones began collaborating on a historical novel. Told from the perspective of a relative, Beyond the Underground: Aunt Harriet, Moses of Her People portrays the life, times and...

Duration:00:39:26

#8 - Never Again

2/26/2018
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We need to talk about guns. Everyone wants to say how we as young people should or should not think, but when deadly weapons are brought into our classrooms, we are the only ones who can truly say how we think and feel about our lives. #neveragain SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at shecrew.org Produced and edited by: Meredith Montgomery & Jessica London-Shields Featured Music: Purple Stuff- Chamomile Special Shoutouts To: Emma Gonzalez & Cameron Kasky. We love and support...

Duration:00:17:32

#7 - Stories Without Borders

1/26/2018
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We are told a lot of stories that can affect how we see people, whether they are stories about people in other countries or our own. In Stories Without Borders SHE CASTers explore these stories and what they leave out using the concept of “Single Narratives” described by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. You also hear from the cast and crew of Cirque du Soleil's Luzia, a waking dream of Mexico! And for those of you looking for a good book to read this winter SHE CASTers share the stories they’ve...

Duration:00:40:45

EP 6: The Holiday Jedi's Coming To Town!

12/10/2017
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It's the holiday season! Hear SHE CASTers talk about their favorite traditions, favorite mittens, and how to practice self-care when the holidays get you down. Also, SHE CAST's first game-show: the Christmas-Bop Showdown! Get something warm to drink and settle in. She Cast is a project of {she crew} Episode Direction by: Meredith Montgomery Produced by: Meredith Montgomery & Jessica London-Shields Featured Music by: Brave Boy Episode Brought to you by: Spoken a cafe in Chicago!

Duration:00:23:06

EP 5: An Ode To My Bully

11/24/2017
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SHE CAST is a podcast created for youth by youth in Chicago. Welcome to episode five: An Ode to my Bully. Kicking off the first episode of our second season, we wanted to engage the topic of bullying. Bullying can be experienced in many ways and in many spaces. In this episode, the SHE CASTers take a look at bullying cultures in schools, online, and even in the whitehouse. SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at shecrew.org Credits: Produced and edited by Jessica London-Shields...

Duration:00:36:24

EP 4: Nerd Core Werd Core

7/27/2017
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SHE CAST is a podcast created for youth by youth in Chicago. Welcome to our fourth episode: Nerd Core Werd Core. Be proud of what you nerd for! SHE CASTers interview Trina Robbins; a historic female cartoonist, and one of the first women to draw Wonder Woman. The SHE CASTers also talk about about what they personally nerd over. Get weird! SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at shecrew.org Credits: Produced and edited by Jessica London-Shields and Meredith Montgomery. Music,...

Duration:00:27:41

EP 3: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

6/29/2017
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SHE CAST is a podcast created for youth by youth in Chicago. Welcome to our third episode: The Revolution Will Not be Televised. SHE CASTers interview Lawyers Guild attorney, Jerry Boyle who discovered the use of stingray technology (aka telephone hacking) on youth protestors by Chicago Police. Together they cover how to stay safe while young and attending a protest. The SHE CASTers also discuss the controversial Pepsi Commercial. SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at...

Duration:00:29:02

EP 2: Female The Remix

6/8/2017
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SHE CAST is a podcast created for youth by youth in Chicago. Welcome to our second episode: Female the Remix. Beauty standards are B.S. (& often super white). We know that. But it’s still hard to not have them affect your life. SHE CASTers discuss reclaiming beauty, not being too hard on yourself, and the difference between appreciation and appropriation. PS: Boys can wear makeup too! SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at shecrew.org Credits: Produced and edited by Jessica...

Duration:00:30:02

EP 1: Young Gifted And Woke

5/6/2017
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SHE CAST is a podcast created for youth by youth in Chicago. In our first episode: Young Gifted and Woke, we discuss being clued in to current events, not being taken seriously by adults, and how to balance staying informed with staying sane. SHE CAST is a project of {she crew}. Find out more at shecrew.org

Duration:00:20:42