Apr 25, 2015
Robin's questions to candidates,
commentary on the Pulitzers, and ending fossil fuels. Guests:
Vanessa K. De Luca on Essence's "Black Women at Work"
survey; Jessica Greer Morris' Girl Be Heard Theater; Yael Marom on
"Local Call," a new media push for peace in Israel-Palestine.
Apr 18, 2015
Robin on Hillary’s critics.
Guests for Poetry Month: Sue Leonard, editor of Persimmon Tree;
Geneva Overholser on the Academy of American Poets; and Robin reads
work by Stevie Smith, Leslie Silko, Isel Rivero, Suheir Hammad,
Irena Klepfisz, Toi Derricote, and Shirley Geok–Lin Lim.
Apr 11, 2015
Robin on the rise of feminism in
China and a recluse Gazan artist. Guests: Veronica Todaro on women
and Parkinson's Disease; singing trio "Betty" and their activism;
Chinese feminist and scholar Wu Qing on her work for rural women's
rights in China. Also: News You Can Use.
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Apr 4, 2015
Robin comments on the
breast-milk industry, Angelina Jolie's menopause, and Ohio state
Rep. Teresa Fedor's courage. Guests: Pramila Jayapal, first South
Asian American woman Washington state legislator; Bonnie Dow on
media vs. feminism; veteran activist Cora Weiss on peace.
Pramila Jayapal's Website »