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May 29, 2016

#55 Sophie Labelle (Coming of a Cartoonist)

This week we have a special guest from across the world! (Quebec, actually.) Izzy and Daria were thrilled to be joined by Sophie Labelle of globally appreciated transgender-themed Assigned Male to talk about her comic, her work, her activism and her world.

(Art by Sophie Labelle.)
Listen in to hear tales of creativity from Canada to Canberra.
Episode links:
Sophie Labelle on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/assignedmale
Assigned Male website:  http://www.assignedmale.com
Assigned Male books and more:  https://www.etsy.com/shop/assignedmale
First broadcast: 27 May 2016
May 28, 2016

#54 Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS I Say So)

You'll want to get your cow's-head diagram for this one.


Izzy and Nida are talking all things to do with polycystic ovarian syndrome. Body positive insulin resistance and the war on carbohydrates. Reproduction insurance and hirsutism. The hormone binary and second-year chats.
All this, and a chance to win free tickets to local BDSM party Fire & Ice!
Episode links:

PCOS 101 at GBHealthwatch:  https://www.gbhealthwatch.com/science-portal-PCOS-101.php

Fire & Ice at Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/fireandicecanberra/

Spirolactone at Wikipedia:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spironolactone

Is PCOS an Intersex Condition? at JustAnswer:  http://www.justanswer.com/ob-gyn/5xkgz-pcos-hirsutism-intersex-condition.html

Did Obesity Exist in Prehistoric Times? at Slate:  http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2009/05/old_and_fat.html

PCOS and food by Dr Tori Hudson:  http://drtorihudson.com/general/endocrine-health/pcos/polycystic-ovarian-syndrome-pcos/
Androgen Generation in Adipose Tissue in Women with Simple Obesity by Quinkler, Sinha, Tomlinson, Bujalska, Stewart and Arlt:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15531721

First broadcast: 20 May 2016

May 19, 2016

#53 Queer & Tattooed (Written on the Body)

Get ready to think ink. Tonight's show is all about tattoos. Do queer women get them more than other people, or do tonight's team just happen to have a thing for slipping dye under their dermis?

Episode links:
I Saw The Sign: LGBT Symbols Then and Now at Autostraddle:  http://www.autostraddle.com/i-saw-the-sign-lgbt-symbols-then-and-now-140061/
Glow in the Dark Tattoos: The Pros and Cons at Tat2X:  http://blog.tat2x.com/glow-in-the-dark-tattoos-the-pros-and-cons/
Miss Ink Australia:  http://www.missink.com.au
First broadcast: 13 May 2016
May 9, 2016

#52 2016 Budget Roundtable (Living Dollars)

Join a power-packed panel to unpack the Budget.

Izzy, Jill, Nicky, Moira and Nida are joined by guests Elena from the Women's Legal Centre and Hannah from Equality Rights Alliance to ask: As queers and women, what does this Federal Budget mean for you?
Episode links:
Australian Federal Budget, 2016-17:  http://www.budget.gov.au/2016-17/content/
Women's Legal Centre, ACT and Region: http://womenslegalact.org
Tenants Union ACT:  http://www.tenantsact.org.au
Canberra Community Law:  http://www.canberracommunitylaw.org.au
Equality Rights Alliance:  http://www.equalityrightsalliance.org.au
First broadcast: 6 May 2016