Episode 93

Pussy News: Biden's Not So Better Plan

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November 4th, 2021

38 mins 33 secs

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Biden's Build Back Better Plan gutted Paid Leave, or did it? We discuss the latest news regarding the deal. Texas is on it's fuck shit again. We also try to scrounge up some good news this week and maybe have solved feminism by replacing bikini bottoms with shorts?

References:
https://www.npr.org/2021/11/02/1051471123/female-beach-handball-players-bikini-shorts-norway
https://www.forbes.com/advisor/personal-finance/cuts-from-reconciliation-bill-paid-family-leave/
https://www.vox.com/2021/10/29/22749595/paid-leave-sick-parental-leave-biden-build-back-better-bill
https://www.npr.org/2021/11/02/1051471236/texas-governor-abbott-calls-for-removal-of-obscene-school-library-books
https://www.npr.org/2021/11/03/1052121244/pelosi-says-house-democrats-are-bringing-back-paid-leave-in-their-spending-bill
https://www.bostonherald.com/2021/11/01/battenfeld-voters-across-the-nation-rejecting-defund-the-police-candidates-but-not-in-boston/
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/31/us/politics/paid-family-leave.html
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/03/nyregion/byron-brown-buffalo-mayor.html
https://www.wgbh.org/news/politics/2021/11/02/election-day-2021-live-updates-and-insights-from-around-greater-boston
https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/how-republicans-won-the-virginia-governors-race/
https://qz.com/work/2082746/elon-musks-tweet-captures-everyday-sexism-faced-by-women-in-stem/
https://www.indiatimes.com/technology/news/elon-musk-tits-university-twitter-552857.html
Check out #TruthBeTold which has an interactive map on the legislative attacks on racial and gender justice legislation
https://www.aapf.org/truthbetold
Watch the rally to save paid leave
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=431771511662833