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WINGS

Who talks, who listens?

August 9, 2016
| A feminist linguist investigates men and women's conversations.
Length: 29:08 minutes (40.02 MB)

Feminism has been taken over by capitalism, and it ain't pretty

We Were Feminists Once: From Riot Grrrl to CoverGirl®, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement

by Andi Zeisler
(PublicAffairs,
2016;
$26.99)

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The world of feminism nowadays is... saturated.

Women are leaning in, #girlbosses are getting that money, period-friendly underwear is readily available, #GirlsCan empower themselves with bombshell lipstick and oh so much more.

But, is this feminism?

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Toronto Burlesque Festival 'lightning rod' for political debate

Coco Framboise

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WINGS

Honduras recalled: the 2009 coup

July 26, 2016
| Perspectives from people harmed by the coup and Hillary Clinton
Length: 29:09 minutes (40.05 MB)
Photo: Ursula Franklin
| July 25, 2016
Talking Radical Radio

Radicalizing body positivity politics

July 20, 2016
| Tameera Mohamed talks about the radical, intersectional, body positivity of Our Resilient Bodies.
Length: 28:40 minutes (26.25 MB)

Beyond cabinet parity: Gender equity requires less talk, more legislation

Photo: flickr/Day Donaldson

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Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne unveiled a midterm cabinet shuffle last month that boosted the percentage of women in her executive council to 40 per cent, the highest in Ontario's history.

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Redeye

False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton

July 16, 2016
| If Hillary Clinton is elected, she will be the first woman president in U.S. history. Major women's organizations have endorsed her. A new book raises questions about Clinton's commitment to feminism.
Length: 17:17 minutes (15.84 MB)
Talking Radical Radio

Smashing the patriarchy in Newfoundland

June 29, 2016
| Jessica Barry and Nicole Collins talk about the work that Smash Patriarchy: An Action Team is doing in St. John's.
Length: 28:38 minutes (26.23 MB)
| June 21, 2016
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