Gender Sex Surrogacy Fertility Transgenderism Medicine

Resource Extraction

Nov. 21, 2022

Revolutionary advancements in biotechnologies has created a massive industry known as 'third-party reproduction' which has moved the process of procreation out of the domain of womanhood and into the hands of medicine and co…

Guest: Jennifer Lahl
Gender History Sex Prostitution Surrogacy Women

Sex, Lies & Lies About Sex

Nov. 10, 2022

Women always face conflicting cultural narratives in which our sex plays a central role, and much of the time the rhetoric in the foreground is there to cover up a very different reality in the background.  In this episode …

Gender Trauma Misogyny Patriarchy

The Oldest Trauma

Oct. 19, 2022

What if misogyny is not the hatred of women - but a phobia? What if patriarchy is not a power structure - but a pathology? And what if we could trace these twin phenomena back to their point of origin like we can trace the e…

Political Science International Affairs Gender

The Oldest Tyranny

Oct. 13, 2022

Despite great social diversity across the planet, it is an observable fact that males subordinates females across almost all human cultures. Elle speaks with securities scholar Dr. Valerie Hudson about how this ancient sexua…