Womens Magazine

Women’s Magazine – March 20, 2006

Theme: Middle-Eastern women’s voices. Today’s show features voices of several women from the Middle East including Malalai Joya, an Afghani woman in the U.S. speaking on the oppressive conditions in her country; an excerpt from the book Dancing in the No Fly Zone: A Women’s Journey Through Iraq by Hadani Ditmars; Bonnie Bone on the … Continued


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Women’s Magazine – March 6, 2006

Theme: Global Women’s Voices. Today’s show is devoted to International Women’s Day. The show starts with the early history or International Women’s Day tracing it’s roots from 1908 when 30,000 women marched to New York demanding the right to vote to the present and how International Women’s Day will be observed on March 8th in … Continued


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Women’s Magazine – January 23, 2006

Theme: women and globalization, reproductive rights. An interview with Ninotchka Rosca about the effects of the WTO’s free trade policies on women in the Asia Pacific region; the sounds of the pro-choice rally from the Bay Area Coalition for Reproductive Rights protesting the Second Annual Walk for Life, a group that brought their anti-abortion message … Continued


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Women’s Magazine – December 19, 2005

Theme: reproductive rights, women of color. On today’s show, we will be speaking with Loretta Ross, national coordinator for Sister Song: Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective in Atlanta and co-author of the book “Undivided Rights: Women of Color organize for Reproductive Justice.” We will wrap up with an end of the year review of … Continued