The Women's Podcast
A new podcast from The Irish Times. By women, for everyone.
In this episode we have gathered 50 pieces of advice from 50 wonderful women to mark the 50th edition of The Women's Podcast. Hear words of wisdom from Lisa Hannigan, Carlene Carter & Gloria Steinem. Plus this week's Herstory is Sophie Bryant, mathematician, educator, feminist and activist.
‘What I learned from going topless at Knockanstockan’
Thrown out of a festival for taking her top off, jazz musician Carina Fitzpatrick who features on this week's Women's Podcast, reflects on solidarity from topless men and a foreigner who said ‘in my country, this is not news’
Olympian Irish women: ‘There’s no better buzz than standing on the starting line’
Meet the Limerick woman Oscar Wilde called ‘that fascinating genius’
Senator Lynn Ruane: 'I listed off the drugs I’d been taking...'
Cindy Gallop: You need to educate children not just about sex, but also about porn
Sex Siopa : Toys aren't the answer to spicing up your sex life, you are
Olivia O’Leary: Why was the State so reluctant to warn mothers about dangers of thalidomide?
Anne Harris: I had no training as a journalist. All I had was a ferocious curiosity and a couple of days freedom
Catherine Cleary: The day Bertie called to explain the Sheedy affair was not a story
Lindy West: As a fat woman, my body is lampooned and associated with moral failure
'It was horrific' - Una Mullally on going through the menopause aged 32
10 things we learned at Women in Media
LS Hilton: I wish my sex life was half as exciting ... I really do
Margaret Skinnider: ‘My disappointment at not going back to bomb The Shelbourne hotel’
Eggciting times: Who won our Easter Egg World Cup?
Caitlin Moran: It’s a shock when I remember Irish women aren’t in control of their bodies
Question Time: ‘What would you put in your political manifesto?’
Michael D Higgins: Men’s action and assistance needed for women to achieve full rights
Veronica Coburn: 'What can little girls learn from Ireland’s infamous Pirate Queen?'
The Women’s Podcast: ‘Who is your favourite feminist and why’?
Emily O’Reilly: 'Joining the EU liberated a generation of Irish women'
Down the rabbit hole of maternity, who knows what can happen?
'Who is the most influential woman in your world?'
The Women's Podcast on Social