Sep 25, 2018
This week we dig into Aaron Sorkin's The West Wing and talk about.... well mostly about how much he seems to hate women. But also problematic neoliberal attitudes, Sam being a jerk, Bartlett monologuing, and sexism. It's a lot about sexism. Plus we FMK some of the ladies of The West Wing!
Theme song: I'm Doing Just Fine...
Sep 18, 2018
This week on the podcast Kristen and Elizabeth are joined by Adri from the Accio Politics podcast to discuss the second installment in the Harry Potter franchise. As usual, all the adult continue to be negligent and we start to learn a lot about Wizarding classism and blood purity. But is it problematic? Plus we FMK...
Sep 11, 2018
This week we're going BACK TO THE FUTURE and discussing well... the 1985 film of the same name! Why is Biff an actual criminal and rapist? Why is Marty's mom so slut shame-y? Why does Marty seem to invent all the thing black people actually did? All that and more! Plus we discuss companies like Nike using social justice...
Sep 4, 2018
This week we dive into Baz Luhrmann's film Moulin Rouge! Issues
surrounding jealousy, male entitlement, and the treatment of sex
worker are discussed (despite how much we love singing along with
this film). We also discuss if and how men who are accused of
assault in the #MeToo movement redeem themselves.