Issues For Your Tissues

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Synopsis

Issues for Your Tissues is the definitive discourse on reproductive health and well-being. I bring news and information on reproductive justice, choice, sexuality, Texas and women around the world.

Episodes

  • Vagina Monologues Held Open Casting Call for February VDay Production

    Vagina Monologues Held Open Casting Call for February VDay Production

    10/01/2020

    Director Heather Ross, Producer Jeana Rich, and Stage manager Kim Bond join me to talk about the Vagina Monologues, VDay, One Billion Rising, vaginas, the open casting call for the production, gender-based violence, and being survivors.

  • Reveal Beauty Serves Local Survivors

    Reveal Beauty Serves Local Survivors

    18/12/2019

    Candace, local organizer for Reveal Beauty, joined me and apprentice Heather Ross to talk about breaking ground in Austin, hosting survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking, their programs, volunteerism, and more.

  • Immunize Texas Takes You Back to School

    Immunize Texas Takes You Back to School

    16/10/2019

    Jinny Suh and Lacy Walker of Immunize Texas join me to talk flu shots, conspiracy theorists, school vaccination rates, lackluster state policies, and public health.

  • Abortion Access Front and Lizz Winstead Bring Do Re #MeToo to Austin

    Abortion Access Front and Lizz Winstead Bring Do Re #MeToo to Austin

    16/09/2019

    Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show, author of Lizz Free or Die and founder of Abortion Access Front (Abortion AF), joined me to talk about Abortion Access Front, its Do Re #MeToo tour, Tuesday, September 17th Austin stop, and clinic support.

  • Author Brooklyn James Shares Her Birth Stories in Book

    Author Brooklyn James Shares Her Birth Stories in Book

    14/06/2019

    Local author and mother of two, Brooklyn James joined to talk about her book, Born In the Bed You Were Made in which she illustrates the differences between her first birth in hospital and second birth at home. Her midwife, Genevieve Schaefer CPM joined to share as well.

  • Citizen Documentary Makers Shifting the Paradigm

    Citizen Documentary Makers Shifting the Paradigm

    13/06/2019

    Director Leah Carlisle and some of the all woman crew of the documentary film, Citizen, joined me to talk about the movie, filmmaking, and women in media.

  • May Is for Moms, Maternal Health, and Monica

    May Is for Moms, Maternal Health, and Monica

    11/06/2019

    Monica McLemore RN, MPH, PhD joined me to talk about her work at the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health at the University of California San Francisco, her research, her teaching, her patients, and her recent piece in May's issue of Scientific American.

  • MasterPOS

    MasterPOS

    22/06/2018

    Jessica Mason Pieklo of Rewire.News joined me to talk about the SCOTUS decision on Masterpiece Cake Shop and other federal cases she's been watching for us.

  • OutYouth Brings Awareness and Compassion to LGBT Community

    OutYouth Brings Awareness and Compassion to LGBT Community

    16/06/2018

    Kathryn Gonzales joined me to talk about end of year celebrations for OutYouth, their programs, and the Gavin Grimm case.

  • Trump Tries to Tie Providers Hands with Domestic Gag Rule

    Trump Tries to Tie Providers' Hands with Domestic Gag Rule

    08/06/2018

    Jessica Mason Pieklo of Rewire.News joins to talk us through legal ramifications of Domestic Gag Rule.

  • BossBabes ATX Are Talking to Everyone We Know

    BossBabes ATX Are Talking to Everyone We Know

    08/06/2018

    BossBabes joined me to talk about their new program, #EveryoneWeKnow which deals with the aftermath of #metoo.

  • Texas Special Session Post-Mortem

    Texas' Special Session Post-Mortem

    19/08/2017

    This week family physician and regular Houston Chronicle public health op-ed author Dr. Bich-May Nguyen MD and Mary Tuma Women's Health Reporter at the Austin Chronicle joined me to talk about the effects of the special session on women's health.

  • Bro, Sexism, and the Workplace

    Bro, Sexism, and the Workplace

    12/08/2017

    Sociologist Dr. Holly Wood PhD and Heather Ross cofounder of Austin Chapter Women in Games and NARAL Pro-Choice Texas board member joined me to talk about the Google bro memo and the reactions to it.

  • Special Sessions Adverse Outcomes

    Special Session's Adverse Outcomes

    11/08/2017

    Teddy Wilson Staff Reporter at Rewire News joined me to talk about the special session and its impact on Texans.

  • Rewires Care in Chaos Illustrates Clinic Harassment

    Rewire's Care in Chaos Illustrates Clinic Harassment

    06/08/2017

    Issues for Your Tissues episode from July 27, 2017 featuring Calla Hales lead Administrator of Charlotte, NC's A Preferred Women's Health Center and Lindsay Beyerstein, Investigative Journalist and Director of the documentary Care in Chaos which featured Calla and the clinic prominently.Care in Chaos is Rewire News' first documentary production.

  • Sexual Health Alliance Going Texaswide in addition to Nationwide

    Sexual Health Alliance Going Texaswide in addition to Nationwide

    04/08/2017

    Stefani Threadgill and Heather McPherson of Southwest Sexual Health Alliance joined me to talk about their new Dallas location. Stefani is the Director of the Dallas location. Houston location starts up soon too.

  • Sexual Health Alliance Stakes New Ground

    Sexual Health Alliance Stakes New Ground

    26/06/2017

    Sexual Health Alliance brings their programs to the Chicago area and builds a sister branch.

  • VDay 2017

    VDay 2017

    26/06/2017

    The organizers of Austin's 2017 VDay joined me to talk about the event and its importance.

  • The Modeliest of Model Legislation

    The Modeliest of Model Legislation

    07/02/2017

    Aimee Arrambide of Fund Texas Choice and Public Leadership Institute with co-host Sonia Van Meter of Stanford Campaigns. We talked about Aimee's work crafting and editing model reproductive justice legislation.

  • Jessica Mason Pieklo and Robin Marty Lay It Out in Crow After Roe

    Jessica Mason Pieklo and Robin Marty Lay It Out in Crow After Roe

    01/02/2017

    Jessica Mason Pieklo co-author of Crow After Roe, written with co-author Robin Marty, joined me to talk about reproductive rights and intersectionality, particularly how individual states' legislatures are serving as testing grounds for laws eroding women's right to bodily autonomy. You can find Jessica and Robin's work all over the internet; both are at Rewire News.

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