Pronouns Aren’t Preferences

March 29, 2018

Brittany and Heidi discuss the significance of pronouns, starting with the personal impact of respecting someone’s pronouns, and zooming out to the structural impacts of transphobia.


Playing the Race Card: Connecting Racism and Sexual Violence

February 28, 2018

This month, Heidi and Brittany discuss the ways in which sexual violence is racialized, looking to the past and making connections within the current anti-violence movement.


Aziz Ansari and Affirmative Consent

January 29, 2018

In this episode, Brittany and Heidi explore the discussion around Aziz Ansari, sexual violence, and consent. They seek to find nuance in the conversation, breaking down binaries around “rape” and “acceptable sex.”


Transforming 2017: Naming Our Wins

December 21, 2017

In this episode, Brittany and Heidi reflect on 2017 and name this year’s wins – personal, political, and professional.


Rethinking “Riverdale”

November 20, 2017

This month, Heidi and Brittany continue to analyze the ways in which popular media can replicate or challenge social norms around sex, violence, gender, and race while talking about the CW teen drama “Riverdale.”