We are the F Word Media Collective, a feminist media collective based in Vancouver, BC on unceded Coast Salish Territories.
The F Word is a syndicated show, produced at Vancouver Co-op Radio. Contact us for information on how to broadcast our weekly show on your station or website.
You can hear us live, every week on Vancouver’s Co-op Radio CFRO 100.5 FM on Mondays from noon-1:00 pm PT! You can also listen online from any location at www.coopradio.org.
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The F Word talks to women about the women who have inspired them throughout their lives. Includes quotes, clips, and songs from some of the women who have shaped feminism and today’s world. Plus, members of The F Word discuss resistance to backlash in a brand new Kitchen Table Topic!
Carissa and Sarah are joined by Kimmortal, a local Vancouver soul and hip hop artist! Kim is one of the artists that will be performing at “She: Women in Word and Music” show and dance party on March 20th at the Wise Hall in Vancouver. The show is in honor of this month’s International Women’s Day and features an awesome line up of women making their bold mark in WORD and MUSIC!
Sarah Jo and Carissa Roponnen honour International (Working) Women’s Day by airing an interview clip with Dr. Sunera Thobani on IWD, imperial feminism, and whiteness (originally aired by Voice of Palestine) as well as a talk by Dr. Vikki Reynolds about women’s resistance to sexualized violence (from Hoopla Health Carnival).
A lecture given by former BC Supreme Court justice Donna Martinson at the Centre for Feminist Legal Studies at UBC. Titled A Dangerous Disconnect: Multiple court proceedings and intimate partner violence , the lecture highlights how our justice system inadequately attends to power relations as they extend to and across court proceedings involving domestic violence. The lecture also offers a vision of how reform of court processes could create more equitable and empowering experiences for women navigating this system.
Pragya Esh interviews Rachel Caidor, organizer with Incite: Women & Trans* People of Color Against Violence and Color of Violence 4, Incite s 4th conference to address violence against women of colour. NOTE: the N-word is used in the context of a spoken word piece by Jillian Christmas for Black History Month.