S1 Episode 10 – The F Word

On this episode, the Ladies of NYAC Podcast and special guest Sinafik (@sinafikb) from Ethiopia talk Feminism, traditional gender roles, feminist heroes, misogynistic cultural practices and surprisingly feminist ones. Sinafik also shares with us some rad things you may not have known about Ethiopia.

Resources:
• Nigeria’s Rejected Gender Equality Bill – qz.com/639763/nigerian-lawma…bible-and-sharia-law/
• Ozzy Etomi’s Commentary on bill rejection – medium.com/human-development-p…cc04793d#.cmah49sri
• Chimamanda Adichie’s We Should All Be Feminists – www.youtube.com/watch?v=hg3umXU_qWc
• Why We Smile at Men Who Sexually Harass us – medium.com/mshannabrooks/why-w…eb90ed30#.s320nk3en
• Audre Lorde’s Master’s Tools – collectiveliberation.org/wp-content/u…rs_Tools.pdf
• Her Story Ethiopian Commercial – www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2lkl2W-aAg
• Instagram Account ByeFilipe – www.instagram.com/byefelipe/
• Ill-informed article that we gave the side eye – thenakedconvos.com/i-love-feminini…ender-equality/
• Twitter Hashtags #MasculinitySoFragile and #YouOKSis

S1 Episode 9 – Will Our Children Learn Our Ethnic Languages?

On this episode, the Ladies of NYAC and special guests Maame and Mamaa from Ghana talk about their cultures- from how their cultures shaped them to what they wrestled with and what the future looks like for their ethnic languages.

Resources:
shebaisthemuse.com/2016/02/in-lago…is-fcking-bent/
www.bellanaija.com/2016/03/william…y-or-maybe-not/

What we are reading/watching/listening to:

• Girl at War by Sara Novic
• Soldier by Falz (www.youtube.com/watch?v=cKgZ9b4SBI8)
• War Room
• Ride Along 2
• Diplomacy by Kissinger

NGO Shoutout: Grow With Nigeria www.growwithnigeria.org/

Show was mixed by Ifeyinwa Arinze, and theme music is “Ayo” by the über talented Femi Leye.