Public Reality Radio

West Michigan WPRR - 90.1FM | 1680AM | 95.3FMPontiac, IL WPJC - 88.3FM

F Bomb, The

Episodes

Next Episode: Tomorrow @ 10am


April 19, 2017

Aired 4/19/2017

Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

Shannon, Bryn and Lauren unpacked the topic of global feminism, which led to conversation on colonialism and "white saviorhood." They also discussed the pattern of women being held accountable for the dangerous actions of men, how spirals of silence can be toxic to marginalized communities, and the importance of demystifying the anatomy of people with vaginas.

 

CW: rape, assault, domestic violence, suicide

All Episodes

  • April 19, 2017

    view description

    Shannon, Bryn and Lauren unpacked the topic of global feminism, which led to conversation on colonialism and "white saviorhood." They also discussed the pattern of women being held accountable for the dangerous actions of men, how spirals of silence can be toxic to marginalized communities, and the importance of demystifying the anatomy of people with vaginas.

     

    CW: rape, assault, domestic violence, suicide

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • April 12, 2017

    view description

    Bryn, Shannon and Lauren talked the politics of activism; conversation included types of activism, praxis, spaces, allies vs accomplices, and self care. These three also discussed the tragic happenings in Syria, the anti-Semitic remarks Sean Spicer projected from the podium, as well as the insidious underbelly of the new Netflix series, "13 Reasons Why."

     

    CW: rape, assault, domestic violence, depression, suicide, murder

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • April 5, 2017

    view description

    Lauren, Bryn, and Shannon talk power dynamics, knock down false equivalencies, start the conversation on what it means to be an effective ally, and reinforce the important distinctions between intentions and actual impact.

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • March 29, 2017

    view description

    Lauren and Shannon deconstruct the roles that gender and sexuality play in our society, speak on the topic of misogynoir (to the extent that two white women are able), as well as discuss the purposes of safe spaces for marginalized communities.

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • March 22, 2017

    view description

    Shannon, Bryn, and Lauren were joined by guest Nicole Cruz Flores for their conversation on fashion and feminism. Nicole was a fashion student at Kendall, and their discussion ranged from appropriation, to fatphobia, to slut-shaming.

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • March 15, 2017

    view description

    Shannon, Bryn and Lauren dove into the umbrella topic of internalized misogyny, which led to conversations regarding exclusionary feminism targeting trans people and sex workers. Also hear our advice for how to handle unsolicited d**k-pics!

    CW: discussion of rape, assault, TERFs, and SWERFs.

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • March 8, 2017

    view description

    Listen in as Lauren, Brynn and Shannon interview their first guest, Challie Frostick! Challie talks about her experience as a queer woman in the Air Force, and sticks around as the regulars talk about Marines sharing nude photos of collegues without consent, a Day Without a Woman, and walking the fine line between self-care and political awareness.

    CW: rape, assault

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • March 1, 2017

    view description

    Lauren, Shannon, and Bryn unpack the details of various forms and cases of assault in US high schools, address the implications surrounding the "resting bitch face," and cover numerous current and political events- from the Oscar's to Betsy Devos's whitewashing of HBCU's.

    CW: assault, rape

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • February 22, 2017

    view description

    Listen in to hear Shannon and Lauren get real about periods and the long list of things that women are forced to deal with that men never have to think about, discuss how good intentions aren't always enough, as well as a breakdown the Milo Yiannopoulos story.

    CW: Rape, abuse

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis

  • February 15, 2017

    view description

    The debut episode of The F Bomb was inspired in part by Valentines day; tune in to hear talk on consent, assault, relationships, sexuality & identity, love, abortion, and of course, the shady-ness of the Grammy's. Check our facebook for updates!
    https://www.facebook.com/The-F-Bomb-1018197131645466/

    Share: link email facebook twitter sharethis