Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – August 20, 2018

In the era of Trump we hear the narrative of the “angry white man” but what’s going in the narrative of white women calling the police on brown and black people? Host Jovelyn Richards opens the phone lines to discuss the historical context of fear white women used as power to uphold public spaces and … Continued

Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – August 13, 2018

Women’s Magazine interviews Rebecca Merton of Freedom for Immigrants and Almadelia, whose husband Jasiel was the first person bailed out by the West County Detention Community Fund. Bay Area residents are raising money to bail out immigrants housed in the Richmond jail before they are moved to prisons further away; the West County Detention Center is ending its contract … Continued

Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – August 6, 2018

Kate Raphael talks with Leslie Cagan about the contribution of her long-time lover, Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, to Jewish feminist and anti-racist scholarship and activism. Melanie, a founder and director of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, professor and author of My Jewish Face and Other Stories, The Colors of Jews, and co-editor of The Tribe of … Continued

L.A. Kauffman, author of the book DIRECT ACTION and the forthcoming HOW TO READ A PROTEST, and a tactical coordinator at Thursday’s women’s mass civil disobedience at the Senate Office Building, takes us inside the largest women’s direct action in history. How did it come about, what happened, and what comes next? Valerie Lapin, director of the film, THE … Continued