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Gals in the Gig Economy

The majority of workers in the “gig economy” will soon be female. Does this leave us empowered - or exploited?

US Women's National Hockey Team and Equal Pay

E&B give an inside look at the National Women's Hockey League's fight for equal pay.

What Is Benevolent Sexism?

How do you deal with the kind of sexism that’s veiled in politeness?

Policing Women's Speech

People love giving women advice on how to speak at work. But is this advice always grounded in fact? E&B break it down.

'Auntie Maxine' Waters

California Congresswoman Maxine Waters is having a millennial moment. How and why did she become a viral meme in the age of Trump? Bridget and Emilie break it down.

Women and Pyramid Schemes

Multi Level Marketing business ventures like LuLaRoe and ItWorks are getting more popular, especially with women. Can selling leggings on Facebook really be a good way to make money or is it all a scam?

The New War on Women's Health

The new administration has ushered in a whole new slew of attacks on women’s health - both at home and abroad. Here’s what you need to know.

Is My Hair a Feminist Statement?

Short or long? Natural or relaxed? To dye or not to dye? In this episode, Emilie and Bridget ask: is my hairstyle a reflection of my feminism?

The Mommy Tax

Having a child currently comes with a hefty price tag - including reducing overall earnings for the average woman. But did you know it comes with a pay raise for most men?

Can We Be Friends?

Why does making friends as a grown woman feel so dang...awkward? Also, hey from your new SMNTY co-hosts, Emilie and Bridget! Can we, like, hang?