Women Who Pod
By Women Who Pod
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Women Who Pod, hosted by former organizers of the Women's March on Washington, New York Chapter, is a political podcast that tackles the national headlines as well as local New York State politics. Can we trust our New York state lawmakers? What happens up in Albany, anyway? How do we survive what's happening in Washington, D.C.? And most importantly, what kind of effects with this political circus have on women?
||ExplicitKavanaugh, Primaries, and Guest Alessandra Biaggi||The September 13th NY primaries were a big deal, and not just because of the Governor’s race. We talk about why, and about what’s happening with Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Then, we get a call from special guest Alessandra B||9/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Run: Jessica Ramos for NY State Senate||Jessica Ramos is running for NY State Senate in District 13, which has been held for years by IDC member Jose Peralta. We talk about Peralta’s record of continuously voting with republicans and not showing up to support his own co-sponsored bills,||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Run: Jasi Robinson||As part of our “Women Who Run” series, we chat with Jasi Robinson, NY State Senate Candidate in the 23rd district. This Staten Island/South Brooklyn district has been IDC member Diane Savino’s since 2005, where she often runs uncontested.||8/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAn Interview With Congressional Candidate Suraj Patel||Harvey Weinstein goes to jail, 1500 migrant children are unaccounted for, and in one week Zephyr Teachout announces she’s pregnant AND is running for Manhattan DA. Then, at 07:00: We interview Suraj Patel, Congressional Candidate for New York’s Di||6/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNew York’s abortion law is hurting women||We talk to Garin and Erika of RHAVote.com, who tell their heart-wrenching story of learning at 30 weeks that their pregnancy wasn’t viable. And worse: despite its threat to Erika’s health, it was a crime to terminate the pregnancy in New York. Then,||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Pod: The Evil IDC||Michelle Wolf roasts politicians at the White House Correspondence Dinner, then gets roasted. NY’s Attorney General tries to evade double jeopardy laws in order to hold Trump’s team accountable. And, we break down the IDC: Independent Democratic Coa||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Pod: Stormy Weather||In the aftermath of the March for Our Lives, these former Women’s March organizers ask: is marching a useful way to make changes in our government? Why do our NY lawmakers want to keep the Child Victims Act from being passed?||3/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Pod: A Conversation With A Gun Owner||A young woman in Brooklyn gets raped by the police, and they claim that it was consensual. The Mueller investigation ramps up, big time. And in the aftermath of a tragic Florida school shooting, we sit down for a candid conversation with a gun owner.||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWomen Who Pod: One Year of Trump||It’s Episode 1 of Forward March NY’s new podcast: Women Who Pod! Have you been drowning in national news, while wondering WTF is going on in New York State politics? Fear no more — on the first of each month, Anat, Elissa,||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|