Stuff Mom Never Told You

Is My Hair a Feminist Statement?

Dodany: 24 maja 2017


Short or long? Natural or relaxed? To dye or not to dye? In this episode, Emilie and Bridget ask: is my hairstyle a reflection of my feminism?

The Mommy Tax

Dodany: 19 maja 2017


Having a child currently comes with a hefty price tag - including reducing overall earnings for the average woman. But did you know it comes with a pay raise for most men?

Can We Be Friends?

Dodany: 17 maja 2017


Why does making friends as a grown woman feel so dang...awkward? Also, hey from your new SMNTY co-hosts, Emilie and Bridget! Can we, like, hang?

Classic Episode: Single Moms, Then and Now

Dodany: 10 maja 2017


Raising a family can be challenging, especially as a single parent. In time for Mother's Day, Cristen and Caroline celebrate single moms and debunk the longstanding historical stigma against them.

Classic Episode: Is catcalling harassment?

Dodany: 8 maja 2017


Why do some men yell at women on the street? Cristen and Caroline discuss why catcalling happens and women's century-long fight against street harassment.

Classic Episode: The Vegetarian Gender

Dodany: 3 maja 2017


Why are women likelier to be vegetarian and vegan? Cristen and Caroline cook up a podcast feast of facts about the history of vegetarianism and what gender has to do with foregoing meat.

Classic Episode: Women of a Certain Age

Dodany: 1 maja 2017


Are certain societal hangups about women of a certain age timeless? Cristen and Caroline take a look at why many women describe aging as a process of gradually becoming invisible.

Classic Episode: The Breast Cancer Gene

Dodany: 26 kwietnia 2017


After Angelina Jolie announced her preventive mastectomy, more women requested breast cancer gene testing. Caroline and Cristen explore the science, statistics and Supreme Court ruling regarding...

Classic Episode: Latina Feminism 101

Dodany: 24 kwietnia 2017


Caroline and Cristen first discuss influential Latinas in America. They then explore the history of Chicana feminism and its past and present frustrations with white, Eurocentric feminism.

Classic Episode: Does rape culture exist?

Dodany: 19 kwietnia 2017


In part two of our two-part series on rape and sexual assault, Cristen and Caroline examine the concept of rape culture and the sobering statistics of sexual assault in the United States today.

Classic Episode: A Brief History of Rape

Dodany: 17 kwietnia 2017


In part one of a two-part series examining rape and sexual assault, Cristen and Caroline look at the legal evolution of the crime of rape and how civil rights and women's rights reformers fought to...

Classic Episode: The Notorious RBG

Dodany: 12 kwietnia 2017


Supreme Court Justic Ruth Bader Ginsburg, aka The Notorious RBG, has become a pop cultural rock star for her judicial outspokenness on equality and reproductive rights. Cristen and Caroline delve...

Classic Episode: Lady Stoners

Dodany: 10 kwietnia 2017


Pop culture stereotypes marijuana users as lovable, underachieving stoner guys, but what about weed-loving women? Cristen and Caroline discuss the past and present of women's relationship with weed...

Classic Episode: Women in Punk Rock

Dodany: 5 kwietnia 2017


Who were the leading ladies of the 1970s punk scene? What are the punk origins of the riot grrrl movement? Does riot grrrl still exist today? Join Cristen and Caroline as they explore the...

Classic Episode: Beyonce's Feminism

Dodany: 3 kwietnia 2017


The release of Beyonce's secret 'visual album' in December 2013 was hailed as her feminist manifesto, setting off an internet-wide discussion about the mega-star's public image versus her personal...

Classic Episode: How Estrogen Works

Dodany: 29 marca 2017


Estrogen comes up ALL the time in the podcast, so what's the science behind the hormone? Does estrogen really turn women into emotional chocolate-eaters? Listen in to learn more about estrogen's...

Classic Episode: The Revenge Porn Wars

Dodany: 27 marca 2017


Sometimes termed 'cyber rape,' revenge porn refers to sexually explicit images and videos nonconsensually shared on the internet. Cristen and Caroline chart the horrifying rise of revenge porn, why...

Classic Episode: What's the difference between gender and sex?

Dodany: 22 marca 2017


Three of the most defining attribute people have are their gender, sex and sexual orientation. Cristen and Caroline offer an easy-to-understand guide to what each of those terms mean and how all of...

Classic Episode: Trailblazing Lesbians You Should Know

Dodany: 20 marca 2017


Guess what? Awesome, history-making lesbians aren’t limited to Ellen and Rachel Maddow. This episode covers famous lesbians you might not know about, but should and also asks if it's harder to be...

Classic Episode: A Revisionist History of Abortion, Part 2

Dodany: 15 marca 2017


Raised during the Progressive Era crusade against abortion, Margaret Sanger devoted her life to making birth control and familiy planning accessible to women from all walks of life. In this second...