Month: May 2017

#118 – Good News Everyone!

Another in our occasional series of good news only episodes!
Ari’s doing well in therapy, Callie has surgery and a new podcast

Genya Shimkin is doing an amazing thing for queer and trans youth in healthcare, and you should help her if you can!

Joan just came out!

And a whole bunch of good news from our friends and listeners

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#117 – In Healthcare, The Political is Personal

This week we have some personal conversations with some friends about their interactions with Obamacare. We hear from Melina and Christine who’ve been helped immensely by Obamacare, and our friend Tony who’s been hurt by it.

We also have a conversation with Casper Rigsby of Atheist Republic. They saw their page unpublished by Facebook’s reporting algorithms after being targeted by Islamic groups.

The articles Casper mentions in the interview:

https://heatst.com/culture-wars/exclusive-facebook-has-been-regularly-shutting-down-atheist-and-ex-muslim-groups/

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4498760/Facebook-shuts-atheist-ex-Muslim-groups.html

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#116 – Hey, It’s Only Healthcare, Right?

Exactly how freaked out should we be over the pending healthcare law? What the hell is The Johnson Amendment? And we hear about the new podcast Callie’s been working on!

#115 – Bill Nye Gets It Right(ish) on The Sexual Spectrum

A news roundup, some talk on dysphoria, and we do a full review and reaction to the Sexual Spectrum episode of Bill Nye Saves The World . Spoiler alert: its not bad, but could be a LOT better.