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Episode 41: We're going to Ibiza, or How to Oust a Corrupt Government

6/5/2019
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As you may know, the right-wing/conservative Austrian coalition government was ousted from office via a no-confidence vote from Parliament after a video surfaced that showed the vice-chancellor in Ibiza promising favorable treatment for government contracts to a (supposed) niece of Russian oligarch and basically suggested selling Austria's biggest tabloid to her. Sound shady? Yep, it's super shady. This is how you oust a corrupt government. Join us in our conversation about the political...

Duration:00:37:50

Episode 40: Gamer Girls and Games Culture with PerSister Dr. Emma Vossen

5/14/2019
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In this episode we talk to Dr. Emma Vossen, award winning public speaker and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at York University with a PhD from the University of Waterloo. Her research looks at the myriad of different ways marginalized people have difficulty accessing gameplay and games culture both historically and in the present. She is the co-author and co-editor of the anthology Feminism in Play. Check out Emma online at http://emmavossen.com or on Twitter @emmahvossen

Duration:00:38:32

Episode 39: Fighting the Tech-Bro Stereotype with Dr. Mar Hicks

4/23/2019
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In this episode we finish up our interview with Historian Mar Hicks and talk about contemporary issues facing women in computing, the impact of globalization on IT, and how pink-collar jobs impact everyone. Tip: the answer to all of our problems may be labor organizing.

Duration:00:32:12

Episode 38: Creepy Politicians, Periods, and Microfinance - The State of Women Today

4/2/2019
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We interrupt our two-part interview with Mar Hicks to bring you this episode. Liz sits down with guest co-host, Amy Drayer (@amydrayer) to talk about WTF is going on in politics today, the state of women in the world, and how we can resist the patriarchy. Follow Amy on Twitter @amydrayer Show notes and links on our webpage: http://shewhopersisted.com

Duration:00:35:56

Episode 37: The History of Gender in Computing with Historian Dr. Mar Hicks

3/20/2019
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In celebration of women's history month and the 30th anniversary of the world wide web, we are kicking of our third season with a two part interview with historian Mar Hicks (@histoftech). Mar's research explores the intersection of computing, gender, and labor and this first part of our interview looks at how important it is to include gender in our explorations of the past. For more information on their research check out mariehicks.net

Duration:00:39:41

International Women's Day - New Season Trailer

3/7/2019
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Happy International Women's Day and welcome to the new season of She Who Persisted. The Nasty Podcast.

Duration:00:04:59

Episode 36: Fighting Intimate Partner Violence with PerSister LY Marlow, Founder of "Saving Promise"

12/18/2018
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In our last episode before Christmas (and our last episode in 2018!), Bea sits down to talk with acclaimed author, compelling storyteller and inspiring advocate LY Marlow about her organization "Saving Promise", whose goal it is to “disrupt the cycle of intimate partner violence in at-risk adolescence and young adults and create safer communities for generations to come.” https://www.savingpromise.org/ for their new campaign "Don't Just Give a Damn" go to:...

Duration:00:58:47

Episode 35: Let it Grow - Body Hair Stigma and the Fight against it.

12/11/2018
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Grab all your pre-Christmas chocolate and cookies and listen to Liz and Bea discuss (gendered) body hair, the history of its removal and the fight against body hair stigma. Our listeners get 15% off FUR products: visit www.furyou.com and enter the code “PERSIST15” at check-out. Check our homepage for further shownotes, sources and resources: www.shewhopersisted.com Check our Instagram for pics: https://www.instagram.com/shewhopersisted/ Please support SWP on Patreon:...

Duration:01:04:47

Episode 34: Menstrual Entrepreneurship with PerSister Hallie Mazurkiewicz

11/27/2018
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In this episode we speak with Hallie Mazurkiewicz, founder of Lunar Wild. Hallie turned her own very positive period experience into her entrepreneurial passion and we had a great discussion about how to talk more about periods and start normalizing our discussion about women's bodies. Listeners can use promo-code NASTY at checkout for $10 off a period box at lunarwild.com

Duration:00:33:59

Episode 33: Fighting Period Poverty with PerSister Raashi Thakkar, Founder of the Minte Project

11/13/2018
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In this episode Bea and Liz sit down with PerSister Raashi Thakkar to discuss her initiative to provide menstrual products and education to rural India, The Minte Project. She's doing amazing work and you can support her by starting a chapter on your campus, or through donations. Check out the project's Insta: https://www.instagram.com/minte.project/ and DM her to get in touch or write an E-Mail: raashi924@gmail.com

Duration:00:26:40

Episode 32: Feminist Halloween Edition

10/30/2018
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How are you planning on celebrating Halloween this year? In this episode we discuss how to have a feminist Halloween in the era of #metoo, because there's nothing scarier on Halloween than rape-culture. So join us and grab some halloween candy to listen to our discussion of ways to smash the patriarchy with thoughtful non-racist halloween costumes, movies with strong female leads, and opportunities to get-out-the-vote. Check out our show notes at http://shewhopersisted.com support us on:...

Duration:00:50:38

Episode 31: Monstrous Menstruation - The Carries and others

10/16/2018
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It's October, our favorite month! Time for the morbid, macabre, and scary. You know what patriarchy seems to be very scared of? Yep, menstruation. In the fourth episode of our menstruation series, we talk about menstruation in horror films, most particularly "Carrie". Get your chocolate ready and enjoy some menstrual horror.

Duration:01:19:52

Emergency Minisode: Fevered Fury - Supreme Ragespiration

10/7/2018
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Rebecca Traister - "Good and Mad": http://www.rebeccatraister.com/ "Why is This Happening" - https://art19.com/shows/why-is-this-happening-with-chris-hayes/episodes/5f30cc4e-bc1f-4b73-a920-4eca8960db25

Duration:00:12:04

Emergency Minisode: Fevered Fury - Supreme Ragespiration

10/7/2018
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Beatrice talks about women's rage as the impetus for action. Rebecca Traister - "Good and Mad": http://www.rebeccatraister.com/ "Why is This Happening" - https://art19.com/shows/why-is-this-happening-with-chris-hayes/episodes/5f30cc4e-bc1f-4b73-a920-4eca8960db25

Duration:00:12:04

Episode 30: Eve's Curse - Menstruation Taboos Across Cultures

10/2/2018
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In this episode Elizabeth and Bea discuss period taboos and cultural beliefs around menstruation. Some of it's good, some of it...not so much, so grab some chocolate and settle in. *Note: Elizabeth's audio has some issues for the first 30 minutes, but after that, we're good. please find the shownotes (including references, sources and resources) on our homepage: www.shewhopersisted.com find pics relating to the episode on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shewhopersisted/ join the...

Duration:01:31:51

Episode 30: Eve's Curse - Menstruation Taboos Across Cultures

10/2/2018
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In this episode Elizabeth and Bea discuss period taboos and cultural beliefs around menstruation. Some of it's good, some of it...not so much, so grab some chocolate and settle in. *Note: Elizabeth's audio has some issues for the first 30 minutes, but after that, we're good. please find the shownotes (including references, sources and resources) on our homepage: www.shewhopersisted.com find pics relating to the episode on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shewhopersisted/ join the...

Duration:01:31:51

Episode 29: Blood Money: Tampon Tax and Period Poverty

9/18/2018
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In the second episode of our menstruation series, we talk about the painful truth of financial discrimination based on biology. yep, tampon tax, period poverty, the whole bloody shebang. Get yourself a blanket, a cup of tea and lots of chocolate and listen to us talk about the high costs of menstruating. Bonus: you'll learn more about our vaginas than you ever wanted to know. so yay. please find the shownotes (including references, sources and resources) on our homepage:...

Duration:01:09:20

Episode 29: Blood Money: Tampon Tax and Period Poverty

9/18/2018
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In the second episode of our menstruation series, we talk about the painful truth of financial discrimination based on biology. yep, tampon tax, period poverty, the whole bloody shebang. Get yourself a blanket, a cup of tea and lots of chocolate and listen to us talk about the high costs of menstruating. Bonus: you'll learn more about our vaginas than you ever wanted to know. so yay. please find the shownotes (including references, sources and resources) on our homepage:...

Duration:01:09:20

Episode 28: The Red Menace - Period Shame and Period Positivity

9/4/2018
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One thing that causes us pain and necessitates the consumption of copious amounts of chocolate is PMS and period pain. You know what causes us even more pain and requires the consumption of even more chocolate? You guessed it: period shame and period shaming. So, grab all of the chocolate you have in your immediate vicinity and listen to Liz and Bea talk about all things period in this first episode of our menstruation series. Show notes and sources can be found on our website:...

Duration:01:21:49

Episode 28: The Red Menace - Period Shame and Period Positivity

9/4/2018
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One thing that causes us pain and necessitates the consumption of copious amounts of chocolate is PMS and period pain. You know what causes us even more pain and requires the consumption of even more chocolate? You guessed it: period shame and period shaming. So, grab all of the chocolate you have in your immediate vicinity and listen to Liz and Bea talk about all things period in this first episode of our menstruation series. Show notes and sources can be found on our website:...

Duration:01:21:49