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Your Gal Friday is a weekly podcast of female leaders, innovators, and rule breakers hosted by Dr. Leah Leach & Phoebe Frear. Produced by Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy. www.galsguide.org.

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Your Gal Friday is a weekly podcast of female leaders, innovators, and rule breakers hosted by Dr. Leah Leach & Phoebe Frear. Produced by Gal’s Guide to the Galaxy. www.galsguide.org.

    #49 Maya Angelou - Author & Educator

    #49 Maya Angelou - Author & Educator

    Today we are talking about a gal who was a poet, an activist, a dancer, an actress, a director, a writer, and an educator. A gal who used her many gifts to teach us empathy, compassion, and inner strength. Today we’re talking about the amazing life and legacy of your gal, Maya Angelou.
    More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 52 min
    #48 Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Supreme Court Justice

    #48 Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Supreme Court Justice

    Today we are talking about a gal who hails from Brooklyn NY, works in DC and is….notorious. She’s the 107th Justice to the U.S. Supreme Court and started as a lawyer for women’s rights. We’re happy to be releasing this episode on March 15 so we can say, Happy 86th Birthday to your gal, Ruth Bader Ginsburg!!
    More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 52 min
    #47 Ella Baker - Mother of the Civil Rights Movement

    #47 Ella Baker - Mother of the Civil Rights Movement

    Today we are talking about a gal who is the Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, whose behind-the-scenes work inspired students and adults to be activists and cause political and social change. Today we’re talking about the amazing life and legacy of your gal, Ella Baker.
    More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcastTwitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 49 min
    #46 Ida B Wells - Anti-Lynching Crusader

    #46 Ida B Wells - Anti-Lynching Crusader

    Today we are talking about a gal who born as a slave, refused to give up her seat, found her voice as a journalist, led anti-lynching campaigns and fought for justice for African-Americans. Today we’re talking about the amazing life and legacy of your gal, Ida B. Wells.
    More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 1 hr 3 min
    #45 Epilogue Sports Gals & Season 2 Recap

    #45 Epilogue Sports Gals & Season 2 Recap

    Phoebe wraps up not only sports gals but also Season 2 of Your Gal Friday.  We got links to all the episodes of Season 2 at galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 22 min
    #44 Conchita Cintrón - Bullfighter

    #44 Conchita Cintrón - Bullfighter

    Today we are talking about a gal who defied a dictator, faced down death, and became a Goddess to all those who saw her in the ring. Bullfighting has been described over the centuries as indefensible and irresistible. It’s with that polarity in mind that we look at the life lessons we can learn from your gal, Conchita Cintrón.
    More info about this gal at www.galsguide.org
    Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/galsguide  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yourgalfridaypodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/GalsGuideGalaxy

    • 42 min

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