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Feb 11, 2019

Writer Reena Zaman recently released a beautiful memoir, I Am YoursIn this episode she reads her essay from the Fury anthology and shares the experience of being other'd in America and how she learned to use her voice and platform to push for change in...

Nov 8, 2018

Lisa L. Kirchner is author of the critically-acclaimed, Hello American Lady Creature: What I Learned as a Woman in Qatar.  NPR says, “it’s like Eat, Pray, Love, only funny.” She’s also appeared on NBC, CBS radio, BBC Radio and HuffPoTV. Earlier this year, she made waves with a personal essay entitled "I'm a...

Nov 1, 2018

Host Amy Roost tells our exec producer Amy Westervelt about her own fury, the need to take breaks from outrage, and what sort of silver lining she thinks we'll see around 2016 twenty years from now.

Oct 25, 2018

Heidi Hutner teaches and writes about environmental literature and film, environmental justice, ecofeminism, ecocriticism, and media. She is a professor at Stony Brook University, the author of several books, and writes frequently for various publications, including Ms. Magazine and The New York Times.

Oct 18, 2018

Writer Katherine Morgan's work has been published in The Rumpus, Ravishly, and various other publications. In this episode she talks to Amy about what both the Obama and Trump elections were like for her as a Black woman living in America, and the importance of protest as an integral part of patriotism.