The Girl Talk
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What is The Girl Talk, you ask? The Girl Talk is a monthly show recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago, hosted by DNAinfo’s Deputy Editor Jen Sabella and award-winning teacher and activist Erika Wozniak. The show features influential, powerful and prominent Chicago Women. Every month, we tackle the issues facing our city, state and country by listening to the Women who are doing the work on the ground to make things better.
||Explicit#MeToo Edition||The Girl Talk: #METOO Edition This episode was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on November 28, 2017. In recent months, it been hard to go five minutes without hearing a new, horrifying story about sexual assault or harassment. After years of...||9/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - 1968 Edition||The Girl Talk: 1968 Edition This episode was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on August 28, 2018. 50 years ago this month, the streets of Chicago were packed with protesters demonstrating outside of the Democratic National Convention...||9/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - CTU President Karen Lewis||This episode was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on September 27, 2016. As contract negotiations reach a fever pitch between the Emanuel administration and the Chicago Teachers Union, fierce and fearless CTU President Karen Lewis will join...||6/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - The Lori Lightfoot and Amara Enyia Show||The Girl Talk podcast is back! This episode was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on August 23, 2016. This show Jen & Erika of #TheGirlTalk will be chatting with Chair of the Chicago Police Board Lori Lightfoot and public policy...||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSelf Care Is An Act of Political Warfare||The Girl Talk: Self Care Is An Act of Political Warfare Edition This episode was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on January 23, 2018. “Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political...||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Girl Talk - What Will Happen To Muslims Under Trump||A Girl Talk throwback episode! This show was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on December 27, 2016. In November 2016, the F.B.I. reported a spike in hate crimes nationally, but most of that racial hatred was directed towards Muslims. The last...||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - #NoBanNoWall||#NoBanNoWall Recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on February 28, 2017 This episode of The Girl Talk highlights women who are resisting the Trump agenda and have been fighting for social justice long before he became president. Thousands of...||3/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - Wrongfully Convicted||Wrongfully Convicted! This show was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on May 23, 2017. Seemingly every week in Chicago, the City is paying out millions to wrongfully convicted people who spent years -- sometimes decades in prison. Those who...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - We're Here, We're Queer Edition||A Girl Talk throwback episode! This show was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on June 26, 2017. On June 12, 2016, one of the biggest terrorist attacks in U.S. history shattered the LGBTQ community in Orlando. Then, we watched the White House...||1/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk Women in Labor Edition||A Girl Talk throwback episode! This show was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on July 25, 2017. The labor movement is under attack on all fronts in Illinois and across the country. Our governor is like an anti-union Tasmanian Devil,...||12/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - CHOICE||CHOICE A Girl Talk throwback episode! This show was recorded live at The Hideout in Chicago on January 24th, 2017. As we expected, our Republican-led Congress is already hard at work not at creating jobs or figuring out WTF they’ll do when they take||12/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk Earth Mothers Edition||Throwback! This show was recorded in April, 2017, and marked the 1 year anniversary of The Girl Talk as a live show. What is The Girl Talk, you ask? It's a monthly show on the last Tuesday of the month hosted by women and featuring influential Chicago..||11/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - Madame President Edition||The Girl Talk: Madame President Edition with Toni Preckwinkle Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is the most powerful woman in the second largest county in the United States - and one of the most influential people in the state of Illinois,...||11/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Girl Talk - Women Run IL Edition Aug 2017||The Girl Talk: Women Run IL Edition at The Hideout It’s 2017 and not only do we have a Sex Offender In Chief, but abortion is essentially illegal in wide swaths of the country, our maternal mortality rate is higher than any developed nation, women...||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Kudos to The Girl Talk
Smart. Relevant. Charming. Necessary.
Love the strong female voices and relatable topics. Always learning from them!