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Caption: Susanne Reber
This week, we uncover what makes for great investigative journalism...by talking to two investigative journalists, of course. Both our guests are w...

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  • Added: Nov 05, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
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As the British Empire expanded, the fabric of society depended upon women’s friendships. One letter from a “BFF” back home could save a colonist fr...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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As the British Empire expanded, the fabric of society depended upon women’s friendships. One letter from a “BFF” back home could save a colonist fr...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Sarah Silverman
Comedian and actress Sarah Silverman, and Director Catherine Hardwicke have each made a career of challenging assumptions--from what a female comed...

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  • Added: Oct 28, 2015
  • Length: 52:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Dr. Sandra Steingraber, Credit: Laura Kozlowski
The causes of cancer seem to be everywhere. From makeup products, to the clothes we wear, and the furniture we buy. And even if it has a pink ribbo...

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  • Added: Oct 21, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Anne-Marie Slaughter
Our guests are Anne-Marie Slaughter, the author of "Unfinished Business" (and the infamous Atlantic article "Why Women Still Can't Have It All"), a...

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  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Dolly Jacobs, Credit: Richard Czina
Most kids run away from home to join the circus. For aerialist and 2015 National Heritage Fellow, Dolly Jacobs, it was a family affair.

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  • Added: Oct 08, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Susan Griffin-Black, EO Products
Is it possible to do good for the planet and have a successful business? In this episode, we speak with two women who are mindful of both the envir...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
In my state the Governor has decided that any childless adult who owns more than $5000 in cash or leisure vehicle assets cannot receive food stamps...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2015
  • Length: 04:32
Caption: Micol Hebron, Roll Call scroll, Credit: Cathy Byrd
Los Angeles-based artist Micol Hebron invites women artists to spotlight gender inequities in the art world.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2015
  • Length: 08:05
Caption: Allyson Hobbs, Stanford
Companies are now paying consultants to increase the diversity of their workforce with an eye on innovation and the bottom line. But shouldn't it b...

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  • Added: Sep 23, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Noel Wise, Judge
What is 'creative place-making'? We talk with the founder of FreeSpace in San Francisco, CA about how the use of vacant real estate can actually br...

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  • Added: Sep 15, 2015
  • Length: 52:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Uptalk is that rising, questioning tone some people use when ending a statement. And women aren't the only ones who do it—so finds a study of conte...

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  • Added: Sep 04, 2015
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 6
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Uptalk is that rising, questioning tone some people use when ending a statement. And women aren't the only ones who do it—so finds a study of conte...

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  • Added: Sep 04, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Lily Tomlin & Paul Weitz
We've all heard about the "Bechdel Test" for women in film. But what still needs to happen for women to reach parity with male directors, producers...

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  • Added: Sep 01, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Erika Hoffmann, Credit: Initiartive Magazine
In Berlin, contemporary art collector Erika Hoffmann talks about her love for artists who invent new genres.

  • Added: Aug 13, 2015
  • Length: 08:28
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We go in search of the origins of a "perfect red," which once eluded scientists, pirates, and kings. Plus, how scientists are now tracking down rar...

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  • Added: Jul 17, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Parker Posey, Credit: Sony Pictures Classics
Parker Posey stars in Woody Allen's newest film "Irrational Man"--which opens nationwide 7/24. In this intimate conversation, we discuss her take o...

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  • Added: Jul 15, 2015
  • Length: 20:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Camille Norment, Credit: Office for Contemporary Art Norway/Marta Buso
This episode features Camille Norment, an American-born artist, and the sonic environment she created for the Nordic Pavilion at the 56th Venice Ar...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2015
  • Length: 09:13
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The provocative and hilariously wicked mind of Amy Schumer. *UNBLEEPED*

  • Added: Jun 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:12
Caption: Anya Fernald, Belcampo Meat Co
What we eat in America is largely driven by the big food companies' ability to churn it out fast and cheap--and it's leading to toxic environments ...

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Mariam Naficy, Minted
Traditional shopping is incredibly inefficient, says Julie Bornstein of StitchFix (and formerly Sephora). But, is the alternative to buy everything...

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  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Okwui Enwezor, Credit: artnet.com
Nigerian-born curator Okwui Enwezor, the art biennial's director, sparked this conversation about an expanding black presence in the global contemp...

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 09:25
Caption: Beverly Parenti, The Last Mile
Human trafficking is estimated to be in the millions--yet only a fraction of it is reported. And taxpayers spend $60,000 per person, per year on in...

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  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Brandi Chastain
The US Women's soccer team won the World Cup in 2015--the first time since Brandi Chastain was on the field in 1999. In this episode, we talk to Br...

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  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8