FREE - HAGS EP 012

What does it mean to be a free woman? We unpack legal freedom, monetary cost, sexual liberation, and female imprisonment (as well as celebrity impropriety, bad pick-up lines, and a very dramatic show about monkeys) in this week's episode. Here are some of the things we reference:

Alamo Drafthouse Apologizes for Starting Manpocalypse With Women-Only Screening

Alamo Drafthouse Apologizes for Starting Manpocalypse With Women-Only Screening

DISCLAIMER: This is satire. This is fiction. This is not actually the Alamo Drafthouse writing this. C'mon. We at the Alamo Drafthouse would like to officially apologize for our role in the end of mankind as we knew it, and the ascendant Gynocracy that followed.

Women's rights throughout history:

Women's rights and their money: a timeline from Cleopatra to Lilly Ledbetter

When did women get the right to inherit property and open bank accounts? How long did it take until women won the legal right to be served in UK pubs? Our timeline traces women's financial rights from ancient societies to the present day

I Was A Modern Day Slave In America:

I was a modern-day slave in America

In 1997, a then 17-year-old Matul was working as a housekeeper in her home country of Indonesia. The family she was working for had a cousin in Los Angeles who was looking for a nanny, and Matul was offered the job. "Of course I was very excited," said Matul, now 33.

Cast LA | Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Human Trafficking:

My Family's Slave:

My Family's Slave

She lived with us for 56 years. She raised me and my siblings without pay. I was 11, a typical American kid, before I realized who she was. 点击这里阅读中文版本 | Read this article in Chinese. Alex Tizon passed away in March.

One Indian woman killed every hour over dowry

One Indian woman killed every hour over dowry

One woman dies every hour in India because of dowry-related crimes, women's rights activists have said. The National Crime Records Bureau said that 8,233 women were killed across India last year because of disputes over dowry payments given by the bride's family to the groom or his family at the time of marriage.

Everything you need to know about the Pink Tax: 

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DARK DAYS IN MONKEY CITY:

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