67 minutes | Jan 16th 2020

The "Runaway Royals" Edition

On this week’s episode of the Waves, Christina, June, Marcia, and Nichole discuss the recent drama about whether Bernie Sanders told Elizabeth Warren that a woman can’t be president. Then, the panel adds to the chronic (but desired) over-coverage of Megxit. Finally, the panel discuss Women on Food, an anthology edited by Charlotte Druckman. 


In Slate Plus: Is it sexist for a listener’s parents to say she spends too much time on her son’s hair each morning?


June: Michael Apted’s “Up” documentary series. The latest and final installment is 63 Up, in theaters now.

Nichole: Darynda Jones’s Charley Davidson series

Marcia: Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers’ book They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South.

Christina: The Showtime series Work in Progress.

This podcast was produced by Lindsey Kratochwill. Production assistance by Rachael Allen and Rosemary Belson.

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