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Jan 17, 2015

Robin comments on “Who is Charlie, Really?” Guests: Eva Longoria talks about her Latina political activism; Ellen Bravo’s workplace update on the progress of paid leave legislation; Dana Cowin and Beverly Wettenstein on women chefs gaining power. Plus “A Eulogy for Maha.”

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Jan 10, 2015

Robin returns after the Solstice hiatus and comments on how much Black Lives Matter—and Blue Lives, too. Guests: Lily Tomlin on the Kennedy Honors; Katrina vanden Heuvel on Molly Ivins, and UN Women director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on changing the world. Plus, Surrealism Corner and Fighting Words.

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Dec 20, 2014

The Solstice Show. Robin on a Saudi action alert and Diane Feinstein’s finest hour, plus her classic essay “Four Secular Saints.” Guests: Sister Simone Campbell (Nuns on the Bus); Annie Laurie Gaylor (Freedom from Religion Foundation); Karyn Gershon (Project Kesher).

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Dec 13, 2014

Robin on Ikumi Yoshimatsu and Japan’s “comfort women,” die-ins, Rolling Stone, and Cosby. Guests: Erin Helfert on VAWA protection abroad; Kimberly Dark on the body’s messages; Melissa Silverstein on 2014 Feminist Moments in Film. Plus, the 2014 Ink Smear Awards for awful media.

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Dec 6, 2014

Robin shares an intergenerational conversation with The F Bomb’s Julie Zeilinger on young women’s guilt and correct-line politics; Cecilia Abadie on tomorrow’s wearable computers; and a Latina roundtable on immigration, with undocumented members Marisa Franco, Sandra Restrepo, and Rosie Carrasco speaking out.