Activism

SMNTY Classics: The Forgotten Black Women of Punk Rock

Punk rock is often thought of as a 'white thing' even though it has roots in Black communities. Self-proclaimed riot girl Bridget explores the erasure of black women in punk. A & B revisit this favorite episode.

March for Our Lives and Gun Violence as a Feminist Issue

B revisits our ep on gun violence to give an update on the March on Our Lives.

How Jenny Yang is making space for Asian women in comedy

B shares a few laughs funny lady Jenny Yang and talks through how to make comedy more inclusive.

How Clinic Escorts Work

A behind the scenes look at the escorts at the front lines of the War on Women's Health

The Women of Wakanda

B is joined by Still Processing's Jenna Wortham to talk through the women in the hit film Black Panther.

The future of SMNTY

On E's' last official SMNTY episode, we look back on what a wild ride it's been.

Mass Shootings Are A Feminist Issue

Like many mass shooters, the Parkland shooter had a history of troubling behavior against women. We need to talk about it.

This Black History Month, Don't Forget About the Women!

Black History Month is the perfect time to remember that women's contributions often go unnoticed.

Will #TimesUp help curb sexual harassment?

In the wake of #MeToo, hundreds of Hollywood A-listers are fighting back against sexual misconduct.

Classic Episode: Social Justice Warriors

Can social media change the world? So-called social justice warriors, slactivists and hashtag activists think so. In this episode, Cristen and Caroline dissect social media activism and its backlash and ponder the perils of political correctness.