Get It Right
About This Show
Get It Right analyzes pop culture through the lenses of justice, and particularly reproductive justice. Host Jamie Broadnax, the founder of the popular site and podcast Black Girl Nerds, teams up with Rewire to examine everything from the history of abortion provider characters in television to intersection of reproductive justice and hip hop. Get It Right will dissect maddening tropes, celebrate the art and artists who get it right, and present our favorite movies, music, comics and television in a whole new light.
Most Recent Episode
How Television Portrays Abortion Providers
4 days ago
Did you know that there are more fictional deaths from abortion shown on television than there are actual deaths from abortion each year? In the third episode of Get It Right, Jamie sits down with sociologist Gretchen Sisson to explore Gretchen’s comprehensive research into the ways abortion and abortion providers have been portrayed on television. From hard-hitting dramas like Law and Order to supernatural fantasies like True Blood, Gretchen and Jamie tease out some surprising trends and tropes on abortion provision in television.