Maya Angelou, period poverty and Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Oct 10, 2018, 05:00 AM

In episode 21, we talk about trauma, activism and justice. Our three figures are Dr Maya Angelou, that menstrual products cost the average woman more than £18,000 in her lifetime and the testimony of Dr Christine Blasey Ford represented on the cover of Time Magazine.

Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word means to them curated by Scarlett Curtis (2018)

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Feminists-Dont-Wear-Pink-other/dp/0241357187/ref=sr11?ie=UTF8&qid=1539035642&sr=8-1&keywords=feminist+dont+wear+pink

Woman's Hour: Poets: Charly Cox and Nikita Gill, Premature babies and crocheted octopuses, Scarlett Curtis, presented by Jenni Murray

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/womans-hour/id130950322?mt=2

Stars take aim at Sir Philip Green as feminist stall torn down in Oxford Street Topshop

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/10/05/penguin-feminism-row-topshop-authors-accuse-shop-baulking-controversy/

Chiles on Friday: Deborah Frances-White and Will Franken

https://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/play/m0000lbf

Nobel Peace Prize 2018 as it happened: Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad win award for combating sexual violence, Henry Cockburn

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/nobel-peace-prize-2018-live-updates-donald-trump-winner-kim-jong-un-north-korea-south-latest-a8569631.html?utmmedium=Social&utmsource=Twitter#Echobox=1538725645

Figure 1: Dr Maya Angelou

Desert Island Discs: Maya Angelou, presented by Michael Parkinson

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/desert-island-discs-archive-1986-1991/id486328616?mt=2

BBC Book Club: Maya Angelou

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/bookclub/id515895451?mt=2

Maya Angelou: six key works

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/28/maya-angelous-six-key-works

Super Soul Conversations: Dr Maya Angelou, Part 1 and 2, 9 Words That Changed Her Life, presented by Oprah Winfrey

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/oprahs-supersoul-conversations/id1264843400?mt=2

5 Things to Know About Maya Angelou's Complicated, Meaningful Life, Olivia Waxman

http://time.com/5226045/dr-maya-angelous-90th-birthday/

The Guilty Feminist: From our noble goals to our worst hypocrisies, Deborah Frances-White (2018)

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Guilty-Feminist-noble-goals-hypocrisies/dp/0349010145

Figure 2: Menstrual products cost the average woman more than £18,000 in her lifetime

Women Spend More Than £18,000 On Having Periods In Their Lifetime, Study Reveals

https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/09/03/women-spend-thousands-on-periods-tampon-taxn8082526.html

#FreePeriods

https://www.freeperiods.org/petition/

The Red Box Project

http://redboxproject.org/

Bloody Good Period

https://www.bloodygoodperiod.com/

Bloody Good Period: Meet The Woman On A Mission To End Period Poverty, Alice Newbold

https://www.vogue.co.uk/article/period-poverty-times-up-rally-bloody-good-period

Feminists Don’t Wear Pink By Scarlett Curtis: Grace Campbell & Amika George

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/feminists-dont-wear-pink/id1435317543?mt=2

Period Poverty with special guests Gemma Cairney, Amika George, Grace Campbell, presented by Deborah Frances-White

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-guilty-feminist/id1068940771?mt=2

Figure 3: The testimony of Dr Christine Blasey Ford represented on the cover of Time Magazine

Time magazine cover art captures 'moment in our country's history' with Christine Blasey Ford illustration, Jorge L. Ortiz

https://eu.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/10/04/time-magazine-cover-art-christine-blasey-ford-history/1528190002/

The Daily by The New York Times, presented by Michael Barbaro

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-daily/id1200361736?mt=2

The High Low: On Brett Kavanaugh; & Why Women Can’t (And Don’t Want To) Have It All, presented by Pandora Sykes and Dolly Alderton

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-high-low/id1211338187?mt=2

Late Night Woman’s Hour: Brett Kavanaugh/ Money & Friendship

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/late-night-wom...