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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Oct 1, 2010

I'm not a doormat: Feminism in metal & punk

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The F Word takes you on whirlwind tour of women's involvement within metal and punk music. Also explored is the new and expanding feminist metal/punk scene.
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Jun 9, 2010

What's the deal with roller derby?

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Terminal City Roller Girls stars Risquee Biznatch and Suzy Shameless speak with Ellie Gordon-Moershel about the twists and turns in the increasingly popular sport.
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May 10, 2010

Whiiiiine...ahem...I mean Male Studies

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Meghan Murphy explores the new and exciting (and recently invented) discipline of Male Studies. Featuring an interview with The Sexist's Amanda Hess.
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Apr 9, 2010

Pants Off! Lady Gaga meets feminism

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Does Gaga deserve her widespread queer and feminist street cred? The skeptical F Word hosts talk with a Gaga enthusiast.
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Mar 10, 2010

The F Word vs The Olympics!

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Alissa Westergard-Thorpe, one of the key organizers from The Olympic Resistance Network, speaks with Meghan Murphy about the anti-Olympics movement in Vancouver.
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Feb 17, 2010

Beer & feminism: together at last

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The F Word takes a lighthearted look at women in the beer industry. Included is an interview with Teri Fahrendorf of the Pink Boots Society.
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Dec 17, 2009

Women and skepticism

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Amanda Chalmers and Meghan Murphy discuss women's relationship to skepticism with our guest Amy Clausen, and examine why it is such a male dominated movement.
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Oct 12, 2009

Let's talk about Women's Issues in Afghanistan

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Amanda Chalmers and Ellie Gordon-Moershel take you through the history of the women's movement in Afghanistan and speak with women's rights activist Lauren Oates.
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Aug 21, 2009

The Body Politic

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F Word hosts Leslie Wilkin and Alicia Costa analyze and discuss media, activism and their own body experiences in an effort to explore the role of feminism in the changing body politic.
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Aug 20, 2009

The reality of women, sport and sexuality

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Acclaimed sports journalist Laura Robinson is interviewed by Ellie Gordon-Moershel on the important issues surrounding women's sport and her book titled Black Tights: Women, Sport and Sexuality.
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Jul 12, 2009

Feminist Science Fiction

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F Word hosts Nicole Deagan, Ellie Gordon-Moershel and special guest host Deanna Ogle discuss the importance of the feminist sub-genre, and its power as a medium for social commentary.
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Jul 8, 2009

Islam, women and feminisms

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Interview with Itrath Syed, the instructor for Contemporary Debates in Muslim Women's Feminisms at SFU and Farzana Doctor, author of Stealing Nasreen. Interview by Ellie Gordon-Moershel.
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Jul 7, 2009

Eco-Feminism, Women, and the Environment

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Interview with Stephanie Goodwin, a senior forestry campaigner with Greenpeace, and Fireweed, an eco-feminism activist and community organizer. Interview by Amanda Chalmers.
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Jun 6, 2009

Victor Malarek on Johns and Prostitution

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Amanda Chalmers and Nicole Deagan speak with Victor Malarek about his new book “The Johns: Sex For Sale and the Men Who Buy It.”

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