Oct 1, 2021

Animal Activists - Katie‘s 1 Cool Activist Thing

Katie wraps up activist month talking about 4 amazing animal activist gals. Learn about Caroline Earle White who started animal shelters, Margaret Murie who was the grandmother of the conservation movement, Harriet Hemenway who co-founded the Audubon Society, and Genesis Butler the young lady who is on the scene right now daring us (AND THE POPE) to eat less meat. 

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Sep 20, 2021

Guerrilla Girls - Klaire‘s 1 Cool Activist Group

"Do women have to be naked to be in the met?" The Guerrilla Girls asked this question in 1985 and Klaire Lockheart has us still asking today! Dive into a fantastic episode about art history and statistics that will have you ready to buy more art by women! 

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Sep 18, 2021

Wilma Mankiller - Leah‘s 1 Cool Activist Gal

Nation, Wilma Mankiller.  Gloria Steinman once said that if our country was more fair this woman would have been President of the United States. Wilma was one of the native peoples who reclaimed and occupied Alcatraz Island for 19 months. Learn about this inspirational and dynamic woman who should be taught in all schools.

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Sep 8, 2021

Saudi Arabian Women‘s Right to Drive - Bonnie‘s 1 Cool Activist Thing

It's the start of Activist Gals Month and we're trying to turn anger into positive change. Bonnie talks about 3 amazing women in Saudi Arabia who have fought for the right to drive for women. Learn about Loujain al-Halthloul and her time in jail, Manal al-Sharif leading 100 women behind the wheel, and Ameera al-Taweel a Princess who trying to do her part as well. 

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Aug 30, 2021

Gerda Taro - Katie’s 1 Cool Photographer

To wrap up Photographer Gal month the Gal Pals talk about the favorite photos that they have taken, we learn no one likes a reverse centaur and that Gerda Taro is is amazing. Gerda was the first woman photographer to die on the front lines. Papa Hemingway was a fan of her work. Learn all about this pequena rubia of photography. 

 

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Aug 19, 2021

Pennie Smith - Leah’s 1 Cool Photography Gal

Leah takes us on the journey into The Only Band That Matters and their iconic photo. That's right, we're talking about Pennie Smith's photo of the London Calling album by The Clash. Did you know that photo nearly never happened? The story is incredible!

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Jul 26, 2021

Heraean Games - Leah’s 1 Cool Olympic Thing

Leah wraps up Olympic month by taking us back in time to 776 B.C. to the time of the Heraean Game (AKA Girl Olympics) where running with a boob out what a challenge! Leah also brings up loopholes so the ladies play with the oil-drenched guys and then talks about how all the nakedness was ruined and the party was cancelled for 1500 years. She gets us up to speed on when women could join the Olympics whether they knew they were competing or not. Totally NSFW but funny episode. 

 

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Jul 12, 2021

Suyra Bonaly Edan’s 1 Cool Olympic Gal

Edan shares what Olympic greatness is all about with a French figure skater who didn't win Gold but should have. Learn all about the amazing Suyra Bonaly!

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Jul 7, 2021

Gertrude Ederle - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Olympic Gal

It's the start of Olympic Gal month and Bonnie is giving us "What For!" Well, actually, she's telling about an Olympic swimmer who swam the English Channel who might have coined the phrase "What For!" Gertrude Ederle learned to win in a New York river with a rope around her waist. She's the "Grease Smeared Venus" of the world. Grab some motorcycle goggles and dive in!

 

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Jun 28, 2021

Alexandra David-Neel - Leah’s 1 Cool Explorer Gal

We've covered outer space explorers, rocky mountain explorers, deep ocean explorers, now it's time for an inner-space explorer. Leah is still obsessed with Tibet and talks about the First Buddhist in France who was also the first western woman to reach Lhasa. Learn about the wild explorer whose books and travels inspired the Beat Generation, Alexandra David Neel.

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