Resistance, to the inauguration and beyond

The rabble podcast network offers an alternative take on politics, entertainment, society, stories, community and life in general. All opinions belong to the podcaster; however, podcasters are expected to adhere to our guidelines. We welcome new podcasters -- contact us for details.

Please chip in to support more articles like this. Support in its summer fundraiser today for as little as $1 per month!

Pink hat demo photo from

Description: From the series The Joy of Resistance on WBAI community radio, New York City, many voices say (and sing) why and how they have resisted and plan to resist. Original show aired January 8, 2017. 

Host(s): Fran Luck, Farah Diaz-Tello

Featured Speakers/Guests: Fran Luck, host and producer of The Joy of Resistance; co-host Farah Diaz-Tello, Reproductive Justice activist-attorney, formerly Sr. Counsel at national Advocates for Pregnant Women, currently Sr. Counsel for Self Induced Abortion Legal Team; Teresa Shook, instigator of the 2017 Women's March; Byllye Avery, founder of the Black Women's Health Imperative, formerly the National Black Women's Health Project, and the Avery Institute for Social Change; women from Texas, Kenya, and Arizona planning to march on January 21; Judy Gorman, Singer/Songwriter, contact: ; Stephanie Kolgaard, of National Women's Liberation, an organizer of the Women's Strike; Sunsara Taylor, organizer with and writer for Revolution Newspaper ( 

Credits: Produced and edited by Fran Luck, with Farah Diaz-Tello; WINGS series editor, Frieda Werden

Joy of Resistance: Multicultural Feminist Radio airs Sundays, 6-7 p.m. (EST) on WBAI, 99.5 FM in the tri-state area around New York City and streams and is archived at 


Email: [email protected]

Like this podcast? rabble is reader/listener supported journalism.

Thank you for reading this story…

More people are reading than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall – at rabble we’ve always believed in making our reporting and analysis free to all, while striving to make it sustainable as well. Media isn’t free to produce. rabble’s total budget is likely less than what big corporate media spend on photocopying (we kid you not!) and we do not have any major foundation, sponsor or angel investor. Our main supporters are people and organizations -- like you. This is why we need your help. You are what keep us sustainable. has staked its existence on you. We live or die on community support -- your support! We get hundreds of thousands of visitors and we believe in them. We believe in you. We believe people will put in what they can for the greater good. We call that sustainable.

So what is the easy answer for us? Depend on a community of visitors who care passionately about media that amplifies the voices of people struggling for change and justice. It really is that simple. When the people who visit rabble care enough to contribute a bit then it works for everyone.

And so we’re asking you if you could make a donation, right now, to help us carry forward on our mission. Make a donation today.


We welcome your comments! embraces a pro-human rights, pro-feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, anti-imperialist and pro-labour stance, and encourages discussions which develop progressive thought. Our full comment policy can be found here. Learn more about Disqus on and your privacy here. Please keep in mind:


  • Tell the truth and avoid rumours.
  • Add context and background.
  • Report typos and logical fallacies.
  • Be respectful.
  • Respect copyright - link to articles.
  • Stay focused. Bring in-depth commentary to our discussion forum, babble.


  • Use oppressive/offensive language.
  • Libel or defame.
  • Bully or troll.
  • Post spam.
  • Engage trolls. Flag suspect activity instead.