Nov 29, 2019
Rita & Amanda encounter a creepy man at a bar, not a first
for either of them. Then Amanda tells the story of Lyda Conley, the
first Native American woman to argue before the Supreme Court,
while Rita regales us with the tale of Lucy Hobbs Taylor. Lucy was
the first woman to graduate from dentistry school!
Nov 25, 2019
What a treat! Rita tackles the story of the dynamic Aboriginal singing group The Sapphires, who took Australia by storm & ended up in the middle of a war. Then Amanda shares the tale of Marie Tharp, who changed our view of the world's oceans forever.
Nov 15, 2019
Amanda sheds light on the full story of Laura Keene, an actress who rose to become one of the most powerful theatre managers in American history. But her life is often overshadowed by one fateful night. Rita tells the story of incredible indigenous activist Rigoberta Menchú Tum, who dedicated her life to...
Nov 8, 2019
The Vigils have gone vegetarian & it's a struggle! Then Amanda dives in on the incredible story of Winona LaDuke, who is still making headlines. Rita brings us the tale of Julie d'Aubigny, a 17th century swordswoman & opera singer.
Join us for another week of women's history told with a little laughter & some...
Nov 1, 2019
Rita & Amanda discuss confronting rapists & not inviting bad men to things. Then Rita introduces Ching Shih, a pirate lord who terrorized the China Seas. Amanda brings the tale of Pearl Hart to life. Pearl became an infamous stagecoach robber & jailbird!
Loving the feminist world history lessons told with a...