Popaganda Episode: Ladies Be Shopping
Women and shopping have a complicated relationship. On the one hand, there's the stereotype that all women loooove shopping—and that we throw away money on frivolous goods. On the other, there's the reality that women are the primary shoppers for ... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Oh the Horror!
Horror films are fertile ground for conversations about gender, fear, and body fluids. On this show, writer Sarah Marshall lays out her favorite underrated... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Feminism on Campus
What are young feminists excited about today? On this episode, we head back to school, talking with students around the country about what feminism looks like on their college campuses. The first half of this show explores feminism inside and outside of the classroom, then we have three... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: We Love YA
Young adult literature shapes our imaginations and our identities. We explore the world of young adult literature with help from some great authors. We talk with Marni Bates, who wrote a memoir when she was just 19 that spelled out the reality of her teen life... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Hello, Feminist Porn!
Pornography is the largest part of our pop culture that no one wants to talk about. On this show, we bring discussions of porn out into the shining sunlight. This show features artist ... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: The Evolution of Wonder Woman
Wonder Woman first hit the comics page over 70 years ago—but her story and personal history has changed dramatically with each new generation of artists, writers, and fans. This show explores Wonder Woman's... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Myth of the Strong Black Woman
Writer Tamara Winfrey Harris penned the article Precious Mettle: The Myth of the Strong Black Woman for the... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Sex, Condoms, and Abortion in Pop Culture
In this episode, we look at the way movies and music discuss reproductive rights, including an analysis of Nicki Minaj lyrics, a history of American sex-ed films, and an exploration of the how movies make abortion seem... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: Who Owns the Internet?
The country is debating rules that could give big companies like Verizon and Comcast much more control over the internet. We look at how why feminists—and anyone who cares about independent media—should care about the... Read more »
Popaganda Episode: On the Road
Three stories from women writers about life on the road, including Allyson McCabe’s interview with Led Zeppelin cover band Lez Zeppelin, ... Read more »