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Sister Sledge / Sledgendary

Sister Sledge / Sledgendary

For Black History Month, host Bonnie Erbe sits down with Debbie Sledge

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TTC Extra: SCOTUS vs. Separation of Church & State

TTC Extra: SCOTUS vs. Separation of Church & State

Is the Supreme Court weakening the wall between church and state?

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Scared After the Fall of Roe, These 2 Texas Women Rushed to Tie the Knot
NPR

August 08, 2022  | Read More »

Carlie Brown and Molly Pela had big plans for a big wedding in the spring of 2023. The ceremony and reception would be held at a lovely restaurant near the park where they'd watched an outdoor movie on their first date. They'd hire a DJ and maybe throw a bachelorette party into the mix. More importantly, they'd give out-of-town friends and family plenty of time to make travel arrangements for the nuptials in Houston, where the couple now lives.

States Must Ensure Leadership Roles for Indigenous Women: UN Experts
OHCHR

August 08, 2022  | Read More »

“Indigenous women are active change agents in society and champions of sustainability. Indigenous women are custodians of a collective accumulation of scientific knowledge and technical skills related to food and agriculture, health and medicine, natural resource management, climate change, language, arts, crafts and spiritual practices. This scientific knowledge has a key role to play in safeguarding ecosystems and ensuring environmental justice and equity. Indigenous women’s in-depth understanding of botany and animal species is a powerful tool to mitigate against the catastrophic impacts of climate change.

Women Suffer as American Progressives Struggle for Global Ideological Hegemony
The Hill

August 08, 2022  | Read More »

Progressive Democratic senators recently introduced a bill that would repeal the Helms Amendment and restore the practice of exporting abortion to nations abroad, whether or not they want it. Women across the world are suffering and dying from an absence of genuine health care as pro-abortion American politicians pursue global ideological hegemony.

Why Tween Girls Especially Are Struggling So Much
Washington Post

August 08, 2022  | Read More »

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently declared a national emergency in child and adolescent mental health, as rates of depression, anxiety, self-harm and suicidal thoughts skyrocketed during the pandemic. But youth mental health had been deteriorating for some time before the pandemic, as psychologists like me have been noticing for at least 10 years.


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The Women Crafting a Different Understanding of the Female Conservative Mindset Through the Hearings of January 6 | Opinion by Kate Hall

August 03, 2022 The Women Crafting a Different Understanding of the Female Conservative Mindset Through the Hearings of January 6 | Opinion by Kate Hall

Forty feet. Armed rioters who breached the Capitol on January 6, 2021, were a mere 40 feet away from the Vice President while chanting, “Hang Mike Pence.” This terrifying day in the United States is perhaps the greatest threat seen to American democracy, and women are on the front lines of the fight for truth.

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A College Student’s Reflection: Please Men, Go To School

July 27, 2022 A College Student’s Reflection: Please Men, Go To School

Written by Jacqueline Vontersch

I’m at a frat. Its 1 A.M. in the morning, and I wish I could turn off my nose. It reeks of vomit. Someone’s frigid, slimy hand slurs across my exposed, lower back as tired, drunken twenty-year-olds mosh together, shifting to the beat of nostalgic tunes from the 2000s and 2010s. A group of several of my friends and I are dancing in a tight circle, and I mouth at one of them, “Her hand is freezing.” My friend mouth’s back, “Too much alcohol.” I look for the girl, but she’s gone. As I glance around the room, I notice a young man against the wall, staring at me and my friends, and I felt the grasping in his gaze. Weathering his look, I simultaneously felt very uncomfortable and deeply sad. He was eyeing us, it seemed, to fill a deep craving; he just hadn’t discovered, yet, that what he wanted from us, we couldn’t give him.

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About the Host - Bonnie Erbé

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