Aug 28, 2017
Raechel Anne Jolie is an educator, an activist, a yogi, a Media Studies PhD, a vegan, a podcaster, and a writer. Her writing has been featured in Bitch Magazine, The Daily Dot, The Huffington Post, (and more), and she's been interviewed as an expert in her field for Rolling Stone, NPR, and the CBC. She also co-hosts the Feminist Killjoys, PhD podcast with Dr. Melody Hoffmann.
Raechel joins Brett to discuss the philosophy of Marxist Feminism.
Topics include: A brief summary of the history of feminism, the differences between Marxist Feminism and Liberal Feminism, Sex Work, Trans rights, connections between the LGBTQ struggle and the labor struggle, the importance of intersectional Solidarity, and much more!
Check out Raechel and Melody's podcast Feminist Killjoys PhD here: https://feministkilljoyspodcast.com/
Check out Raechels website here: https://www.raechelannejolie.com/
Follow Raechel on Twitter @reblgrrlraechel
Our Outro Song Of The Week: Blood and Guts by Bien Fang
Find more of their *wonderful* music here: https://bienfang.bandcamp.com/releases
Here is a full list of all of Raechel's recommendations for further reading:
Grace Lee Boggs
SALT: Xicana Marxist Thoughts (salt.xmt)
Leslie Feinberg (Stone Butch Blues, Transgender Warriors, and Rainbow Solidarity in Defense of Cuba)
Angela Davis - Are Prisons Obsolete
Invisible No More by Andrea Ritchie
Queer Injustice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the US (Andrea Ritchie, Joey Mogul, and Kay Whitlock)
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This podcast is officially affiliated with The Nebraska Left Coalition and the Omaha GDC.