100 Years of Feminism, How Far Have We Come? – The Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio
Picture of graffiti that says "I Heart Feminism"

This piece is part of our September focus on Women’s Rights. See all of this month’s articles here.

In this podcast from the Right Now Radio vault, on the centenary of International Women’s Day, Right Now Radio spoke with lawyer and feminist trailblazer, Ariel Couchman, and Feminist Futures Co-Convenor, Alexia Staker, about their personal reflections on the evolution of the women’s rights movement: how far we’ve come and what challenges remain.

Listen to this podcast here (28mins).



Blackout (poem)

By Bänoo Zan

Bänoo Zan’s poem was written in the aftermath of countrywide protests against sudden steep rise in fuel price in Iran on November 15. Authorities shot down the Internet of the whole country and embarked on a horrific killing spree. Amnesty International has so far verified 208 deaths in less than a week.