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How can women help stop the harmful spectrum of body shaming? What's life really like for military spouses? Join Cristen and Caroline as they explore the fact, fiction and controversy surrounding the Stuff Mom Never Told You.

How can women help stop the harmful spectrum of body shaming? What's life really like for military spouses? Join Cristen and Caroline as they explore the fact, fiction and controversy surrounding the Stuff Mom Never Told You.
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How can women help stop the harmful spectrum of body shaming? What's life really like for military spouses? Join Cristen and Caroline as they explore the fact, fiction and controversy surrounding the Stuff Mom Never Told You.

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Episodes

The Problem With a Pinterest-Perfect Life

9/22/2017
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What happens when we strive for social media perfection in lieu of IRL connection? E&B unpack the problems with the quest for online 'effortless chic' and how to flip the script.

Duration: 00:45:54


Women and the Trades

9/20/2017
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Women are underrepresented in trades like autoworking, plumbing, and welding. E&B unpack what can be done to increase representation of women in these critical fields.

Duration: 00:50:28


The Forgotten Black Women of Punk Rock

9/15/2017
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Punk rock is often thought of as a 'white thing' even though it’s always had roots in Black communities. Self-proclaimed riot girl, Bridget, walks us through her favorite artists and together explore the erasure of black women in punk.

Duration: 00:37:26


Women & White Supremacy

9/13/2017
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The display of white supremacy and neo-Nazism in Charlottesville demands a conversation on women's roles in perpetuating systems of oppression. E&B break things down with the help of journalist Laura Smith and entrepreneur/activist Marissa Jenae Johnson.

Duration: 01:11:08


Baby Powder is Killing Black Women

9/8/2017
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E&B look at the disturbing data around baby powder, Black women, and cancer.

Duration: 00:46:35


What's Wrong with School Dress Codes?

9/6/2017
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Do school dress codes actually make students more effective? E&B break down the research.

Duration: 00:46:36


The Women of the Labor Movement

9/1/2017
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Women are poised to make up the majority of union members by 2020. This Labor Day, E&B look back at the history of women in the US labor movement as well as women’s significance in labor’s future.

Duration: 00:46:44


Negotiation No-No's

8/30/2017
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Negotiating a salary or promotion can be nerve-wracking. Here are all the mistakes we’ve made, so you don’t have to.

Duration: 00:55:27


The Untold History of Women's Equality Day

8/25/2017
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Women's Equality is one of those bittersweet holidays. It marks the incredible effort that led to US women gaining the right to vote, while reminding us of another critical constitutional amendment that would have established true equality - but failed.

Duration: 00:35:38


Intersectional Feminism 101

8/23/2017
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The term 'intersectionality' is pretty popular these days. Emilie & Bridget unpack the origin of this term, why it's so important, and how we all can bring a more intersectional lens to our feminism.

Duration: 00:57:46


What are HBCUs and why do they matter?

8/18/2017
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Historically black colleges and universities serve an important purpose in creating equal opportunity - and the majority of students on HBCU campuses identify as women. E&B unpack why this matters - especially for women of color.

Duration: 00:47:28


Lisa Simpson: Springfield's Favorite Feminist

8/16/2017
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Lisa Simpson is the smart, musically talented, mathematically-inclined, anti-capitalist, vegetarian, feminist hero we need - today and every day.

Duration: 00:44:19


Men Going Their Own Way

8/11/2017
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MGTOW is the curious philosophy behind a growing online community of men committed to 'protecting their own sovereignty above all else.' Their main tactic? Completely withdrawing from a 'feminized' society they feel left them behind.

Duration: 00:52:21


Coming out at work

8/9/2017
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Should you come out as LGBTQ at work? It's not as simple as you might think.

Duration: 00:55:19


Unpacking 'The Handmaid's Tale'

8/4/2017
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Margaret Atwood's best-selling dystopian novel has new life as a Netflix special that's hitting close to home. Bridget and Emilie unpack why this cinematic thriller feels like it's hitting so close to home.

Duration: 00:39:46


The Misnomer of 'Manterruptions'

8/2/2017
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The politics of interrupting are more complicated than most headlines suggest. Emilie shares an unpopular opinion, but Bridget's not necessarily convinced.

Duration: 00:50:43


Mental Health in Black Communities

7/28/2017
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In Black communities especially, struggling with mental health issues is still taboo. And that’s a problem.

Duration: 00:48:25


Work Fails

7/26/2017
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We all make mistakes - it's what makes us human! But what happens when you mess up at work?

Duration: 00:55:48


V is for Veganism

7/21/2017
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Nearly half of vegetarians are men, but veganism is an overwhelmingly women-dominated lifestyle. E&B unpack the pros and cons of a plant-based life.

Duration: 00:55:09


Oh, Miley

7/19/2017
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Miley Cyrus dropped hip hop like it’s hot, saying she no longer identifies with the genre. But this stylistic choice is far from simple, and indicative of a larger, troubling trend.

Duration: 00:43:46

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