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Dystopia Buddies

Now that Kennedy is out and Kavanaugh is in, how bad are things going to get for people who need abortions? Robin Marty joins Jaclyn to talk about her new book Handbook for a Post-Roe America, and some surprising ideas on how to fight back with everything we’ve got.

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Be sure to check out Robin Marty’s dynamic, resource-packed site: Post-Roe HandbookF

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Sex While Trans

Why is it so hard to find good sex advice for trans women? Educator, performer and activist Rebecca Kling joins Jaclyn to talk it out on the meta level, and to help out two very specific listeners who are going through changes as they transition.

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Trans Women + Sex = Awesome

Fucking Trans Women

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Why Does Patriarchy Persist?

We’ve been fighting patriarchy so long. Why are we still drowning in it? Carol Gilligan, the mother of feminist psychology, and NYU researcher Naomi Snider think they know.

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A Family Heirloom

How does fatness affect our sense of our own sexuality, our own gender, our own race? Sonalee Rashatwar, AKA The Fat Sex Therapist, joins Jaclyn to dig deep.

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Ain’t Real Sexy

Feeling ground down? Paralyzed? We’ve got a brass-tacks activism episode that’ll plant a little green shoot of hope in even the weariest heart. Featuring Kimberly Inez McGuire, executive director of URGE.

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Unscrewed is back and we’re starting the new season with some cleansing anger as Jaclyn catches up with Soraya Chemaly about her brand-new book Rage Becomes Her.

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A Really Small Awkward Surprise Party

What’s the relationship between depression and sexuality? It’s more complicated (and hopeful! and fun!) than you might think, as sexual and mental health advocate JoEllen Notte explains.

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Brigadoon Sex

We needed a break from reality this week, so pull up a chair and listen in while Jaclyn talks with Redheadedgirl about the sexual politics of romance novels. Don’t worry: we left in the naughty bits.

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Anti-Trafficking Means What

With the passage of SESTA/FOSTA, we’ve entered a time of unprecedented danger for sex workers and for sexual expression in general. Criminologist Claudia Cojocaru to figure out how we got here, how we can get out, and what real anti-trafficking work actually looks like.

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Woke or Scared?

Jaclyn catches up with writer and activist Soraya Chemaly to talk about the past, present and future of #metoo.

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Dystopia Buddies
Sex While Trans
The Robots are Coming
Why Does Patriarchy Persist?
A Family Heirloom
Ain’t Real Sexy
A Really Small Awkward Surprise Party
Brigadoon Sex
Anti-Trafficking Means What
Woke or Scared?