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Feminists in Training

Feminists in Training

By Newcastle University Feminist Society
A Newcastle University Feminist Society original podcast that looks at all things intersectional feminism.
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Episode 6 - Autism Acceptance April
CW: ableism, death, grooming, murder, racism, misogyny, health inequality. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This episode host Endian (they/them) is joined by Haaris (he/him) to discuss feminist news and autism during this Autism Acceptance April. Listen in for more info on why not all charities are made equal (*ahem* autism speaks), the joy of Spoon Theory, and the variety of wonderfully different experiences of living with autism! Haaris Aytishaam Mahmood Qureshi
47:30
April 28, 2021
Episode 5 - Fashion Revolution Week
CW: Worker exploitation, gender-based violence (including sexual harassment, rape, and murder), abortion and abortion rights, unfair trials and incarceration, greenwashing, military violence, suppression of democracy, homophobia. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Join hosts Jemima (she/her) and Rosie (she/her) on annual fashion revolution week to learn about the history of this week, what ''slow fashion'' is and how we can all help move towards a less harmful fashion future. Our faves to follow! IG @fash_rev  /////  fashionrevolution.org IG @anotherrantingreader  /////  anotherrantingreader.co.uk IG @remakeourworld  /////  remake.world IG @payupfashion  /////  payupfashion.com
01:19:27
April 23, 2021
Episode 4 - Covid and Anti-Asian Racism
CONTENT WARNINGS This episode contains mentions of racism, specifically anti-Asian racism, violence, harassment, and the covid-19 pandemic. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ In this episode our wonderful members Angie (they/she) and Leah (she/her) discuss feminist news, their experiences with racism in the UK, and some of the great Asian women they admire (see below if you didn't catch them all!). Check out cheerychan.com for a mega-doc of resources about anti-Asian racism including (but not limited to) petitions, organisations, and business that need your help, support for any of you affected by anti-Asian racism (or indeed this content), and a wiiiiiiiide variety of media celebrating Asian identity. Our faves: - LEAH CHAN IG @chan_de_leah  - DEEPA MEHTA IG @deepamehtaofficial - SUHAIYMAH MANZOOR-KHAN IG @thebrownhijabi As always FemSoc membership and merch is available on the NUSU website and you can follow us at IG @NUSUFemSoc
01:05:07
April 1, 2021
Episode 3 - Faith and Feminism
--------- CONTENT WARNING ----------- This episode contains mention of sex, sexual violence, violence, child death, homophobia, religion, transphobia, antisemitism, xenophobia, colonialism, mental health, menstruation, misogyny, paedophilia, slavery, ableism, britney spears ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hosts Harriet (she/her) and Endian (they/them) share some feminist news and how they experience religion and spirituality as Quakers! Listen in to find out why Catholicism doesn't deserve its reputation, why the Bible actually loves gays, and  hear some lovely educational discussion on vibes, blasphemy, and the intricacies of faith, gender, and sexuality. INTERESTED? FOLLOW OUR FAVES ON TIKTOK: @rabbirebeccaschorr - Rabbi Rebecca Schorr @jegaysus Gay Jesus  @baileynbrawner Rev. Bailey Brawner @notyourabg Ani 
01:30:33
March 1, 2021
Episode 2 - Valentine's Day Special
In this episode FemSoc's Rosie is joined by EngSoc's Liv to discuss all things feminist including recent media news, global news, and what Valentine's Day means to them. Content warnings given at the start!
01:07:05
February 14, 2021
Episode 1 - Feminism 101
Episode 1 - Feminism 101 Harriot and Ellie talk about all things intersectional feminism and how they started their feminist journey at Newcastle University Feminist Society (FemSoc). Content Warnings: violence against sex workers, murder, male suicide, abortion, domestic violence, child marriage, rape, violent rioting, and DONALD TRUMP.
01:19:02
February 5, 2021