Episode 102: Just Awful

7/21/17 - This week in menstruation: science says period brain is not a thing and Scotland provides period products for all, for free. The obituaries of Meechy Monroe and Frances Gabe. In just awful news: R. Kelly, predator. Sexual harassment and racism in science. Weighing a blacklist for Silicon Valley creeps. Keeping us posi: the hilarious new movie Girls Trip.

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Our theme song is Call Your Girlfriend by Robyn. 

Original music composed and performed by Carolyn Pennypacker Riggs.


Menstruation brain” is not a thing.
Go Scotland: free sanitary products for all!
Meechy Monroe and Frances Gabe
R.Kelly, predator: a timeline and an interview with Jim DeRogatis
Women of color in space science face a staggering amount of harassment
Silicon Valley blacklist
for harassers
Girls Trip

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