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The Sisterhood

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Laurie and Eleanor Penny have a lot in common. A love of politics, feminism, fiction and philosophy. An obsession with Blackadder, Rocky Horror and red pandas. Oh, and — parents. Each week they’ll unpick one controversial idea in the modern political conversation. This is the secret feminist agenda for world domination that the internet warned you about.

Latest Episodes

6. On Free Speech

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss free speech and trigger warnings, and how these ideas are misunderstood and misused. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

27 MIN2018 JAN 22
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6. On Free Speech

5. On Abortion

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the crackdown on legal abortion around the world, and look at how the issue intersects with race, workers' rights and women's agency over their own bodies. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

23 MIN2018 JAN 15
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5. On Abortion

4. On Sexual Violence

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the recent wave of "revelations" about sexual violence across different industries, and explore what justice should look like when a crime has so many perpetrators. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

33 MIN2018 JAN 8
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4. On Sexual Violence

3. On Robots

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the coming of the robots, and why AI assistants like Alexa and Siri are always given female characteristics. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

22 MIN2018 JAN 1
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3. On Robots

2. On Witches

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the cultural significance of witches, and explore why today's feminists are keen to identify themselves with the trope. Plus, why Fake or Fortune is the best show on TV. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

29 MIN2017 DEC 18
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2. On Witches

1. On Sisterhood

Laurie and Eleanor Penny debate the personal and political meanings of that overused word in feminist discourse, sisterhood. Plus, they reveal why Chicken Run is the most important radical feminist film to come out this century. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

32 MIN2017 DEC 11
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1. On Sisterhood

Welcome to The Sisterhood

Laurie and Eleanor Penny have a lot in common. A love of politics, feminism, fiction and philosophy. An obsession with Blackadder, Rocky Horror and red pandas. Oh, and — parents. Each week on their new podcast The Sisterhood they will unpick one controversial idea in the modern political conversation. This is the secret feminist agenda for world domination that the internet warned you about. Find out more at newstatesman.com/thesisterhood or find @ns_podcasts on Twitter or Facebook. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

49 s2017 DEC 5
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Welcome to The Sisterhood
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Latest Episodes

6. On Free Speech

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss free speech and trigger warnings, and how these ideas are misunderstood and misused. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

27 MIN2018 JAN 22
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6. On Free Speech

5. On Abortion

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the crackdown on legal abortion around the world, and look at how the issue intersects with race, workers' rights and women's agency over their own bodies. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

23 MIN2018 JAN 15
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5. On Abortion

4. On Sexual Violence

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the recent wave of "revelations" about sexual violence across different industries, and explore what justice should look like when a crime has so many perpetrators. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

33 MIN2018 JAN 8
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4. On Sexual Violence

3. On Robots

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the coming of the robots, and why AI assistants like Alexa and Siri are always given female characteristics. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

22 MIN2018 JAN 1
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3. On Robots

2. On Witches

Laurie and Eleanor Penny discuss the cultural significance of witches, and explore why today's feminists are keen to identify themselves with the trope. Plus, why Fake or Fortune is the best show on TV. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

29 MIN2017 DEC 18
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2. On Witches

1. On Sisterhood

Laurie and Eleanor Penny debate the personal and political meanings of that overused word in feminist discourse, sisterhood. Plus, they reveal why Chicken Run is the most important radical feminist film to come out this century. Follow us and send feedback on Twitter @ns_podcasts and on facebook.com/nspodcasts. The theme music is "It feels good to be alive too" by Loyalty Freak Music, licensed under Creative Commons. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

32 MIN2017 DEC 11
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1. On Sisterhood

Welcome to The Sisterhood

Laurie and Eleanor Penny have a lot in common. A love of politics, feminism, fiction and philosophy. An obsession with Blackadder, Rocky Horror and red pandas. Oh, and — parents. Each week on their new podcast The Sisterhood they will unpick one controversial idea in the modern political conversation. This is the secret feminist agenda for world domination that the internet warned you about. Find out more at newstatesman.com/thesisterhood or find @ns_podcasts on Twitter or Facebook. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

49 s2017 DEC 5
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Welcome to The Sisterhood
the END