Feminists Without Mystique
Ep 64: Impeachment Update

Ep 64: Impeachment Update

January 29, 2020

We discuss the last week of updates in the Senate impeachment hearing - will Bolton be allowed to testify? Will Susan Collins grow a spine? Will our cynicism swallow us whole? 

We see you: Fred Deutsch, Parchman prison in Mississippi, Spirit Airlines, Trump’s spiritual advisor Paula White, Eustachio Gallese and his parole officer, 90th anniversary comic "celebration" of Nancy Drew

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Ep 63: Racism in America

Ep 63: Racism in America

January 22, 2020

In recognition of MLK day, we cover racism against black Americans - spoiler alert: there are lots of problems basically everywhere you look.  

We see you: Bernie or Bust people, NYT Op-Ed Board, Amtrak, TSA, National Archives, WA state parole board

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Ep 62: The Last Democratic Debate before Iowa

Ep 62: The Last Democratic Debate before Iowa

January 15, 2020

We cover the last Democratic debate before Iowa - the energy was low. 

We see you: Trump's wall, UN "peacekeepers" in Haiti, Thinx, Microsoft/Tesla/Google/Apple, GRU, and the Wisconsin judicial system.

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Ep 61: War with Iran?

Ep 61: War with Iran?

January 7, 2020

We're kicking off the new decade with... war? We attempt to make sense of the recent conflict in Iran. 

We see you: the bedbug woman in Pennsylvania, the Make Women Great Again conference in Florida, Don Jr., Terry Gilliam, the groper at Disney, the person who shot children throwing snowballs

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Ep 60: The Last Debate of 2019

Ep 60: The Last Debate of 2019

December 24, 2019

We recap the debate, and give huge props to Andrew Yang, who easily had the best debate performance. 

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Ep 59: Donald Trump and his Autocratic Tendencies

Ep 59: Donald Trump and his Autocratic Tendencies

December 18, 2019

We ruminate on the very real ways in which Donald Trump is eroding long-held democratic norms, and exhibits many (most?) of the qualities of a dictator. 

We see you: NCAA, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, Google, Army Cadets and Navy Midshipmen flashing the white power sign, Harvey Weinstein, the Mormon Church

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Ep 58: Violence Against Women

Ep 58: Violence Against Women

December 11, 2019

Violence against women is a huge problem and the statistics are depressing AF. We get into it. We also take some time to discuss the two articles of impeachment against Trump, and 2020 Democratic Primary updates. 

We see you: Pervy Boy Scout troop leader, Cuba Gooding Jr., the Clint Eastwood movie Richard Jewell, global warming & the cyclones in Mozambique, the Afghanistan papers, and Customs and Border Patrol. 

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Ep 57: Post Holiday News Round Up

Ep 57: Post Holiday News Round Up

December 4, 2019

We catch up on all the news from the holiday weekend - between the democratic primaries and impeachment and all the corruption and bad faith attacks, it's a lot to keep track of. Onward! 

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Ep 56: How to talk politics at Thanksgiving

Ep 56: How to talk politics at Thanksgiving

November 26, 2019

We discuss different strategies for having productive, substantive political conversations with family during Thanksgiving, with a nod towards the general problematic nature of the holiday as a whole. We'd enjoy the turkey and stuffing a whole lot more if public school textbooks more accurately reflected the nature of the relationship between European settlers and Native Americans. 

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Bonus: Hot takes from the 5th Democratic Debate

Bonus: Hot takes from the 5th Democratic Debate

November 21, 2019

We discuss tonight's debate - November 20, 2019. The bottom line: we're feeling hopeful and the all-female panel was top notch. 

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