The F Word

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The F Word explores various issues and debates within feminism as well as looking at politics, media, culture, trends, and music through a feminist lens. The F Word radio show is produced and hosted by members of The F Word Media Collective, a feminist group based in Vancouver, B.C. For more on The F Word, please visit: www.feminisms.org

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May 10, 2014

Exploring intersectionality

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The F Word speaks with Alana Boltwood about her art exhibit called Intersectionality and airs a talk called Black Feminism and Intersectionality by Sharon Smith.
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Apr 20, 2014

Resisting burnout in feminist activism

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A rebroadcast of Ariana Barer's interview with Vikki Reynolds about resisting burnout through solidarity building and community responses to oppression.
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Apr 19, 2014

Bisexuality, risk and resilience

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Carissa Ropponen explores bisexual mental health. She interviews Dr. Margaret Robinson and Jenna MacKay, researchers from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
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Apr 7, 2014

Sister Spit Ramblin' Roadshow Part 2

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WARNING: This show contains swearing and sexual content. The F Word airs performances from the queer feminist spoken word and performance art collective Sister Spit's Ramblin Roadshow.
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Apr 6, 2014

Being working class

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Carissa Ropponen speaks with Jenna MacKay about being working class, coming into a class consciousness, and struggles accessing university as working-class women.
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Apr 6, 2014

Surviving sexual assault: Part 1

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Nicole Deagan interviews Wendy Potter, the Education and Outreach Co-ordinator with the Sexual Assault Service, a B.C. Women's Hospital-based program.
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Apr 2, 2014

Magneta Lane

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Ariana Barer interviews Lexi Valentine, lead singer and guitarist of the Toronto-based band, Magneta Lane.
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Mar 31, 2014

Sister Spit Ramblin' Roadshow: Part one

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WARNING: This show contains swearing and sexual content. The F Word airs performances from the queer feminist spoken word and performance art collective Sister Spit's Ramblin Roadshow.
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Mar 12, 2014

Stranger harassment and impacts on women's health

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Ariana Barer interviews Angela Matthews about her recent research on stranger harassment and its impact on the holistic health of women and the health of our communities.
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Mar 5, 2014

Aboriginal feminisms

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The F Word airs Ariana Barer's conversation with Darla Goodwin, traditional Aboriginal woman and feminist, about Aboriginal feminism(s).
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Mar 5, 2014

Reclaiming feminism

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Ariana Barer and Carissa Ropponen feature two women speaking about reclaiming feminism and how they, their communitites, and their generations are defining the word and the movement.
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Jan 20, 2014

Honouring feminists

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This show is dedicated to the feminists who have come before us, who work alongside us, and who will come after us. Interviews with Alana Higgins, Leslie Wilkin and others.
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Jan 16, 2014

Day of Feminist Dialogue

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Excerpts from the Day of Feminist Dialogue, an event hosted by the Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres to discuss racialized and sexist violence in 2005.
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Jan 11, 2014

Women in music

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The F Word highlights new and emerging female musicians, featuring music by Tune Yards, Grimes and Kathleen Edwards.
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Dec 30, 2013

Women in trades

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Nicole Deagan and Carissa Ropponen interview women about their experiences working in the trades.
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Dec 12, 2013

Fat Politics

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Ariana Barer speaks with Sasha Burden about Fat Politics, Fat Phobia, and Fat Activism!

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