The Night Witches — Elite All-Female WWII Russian Air Force Units [Sara Gorsky]
This week, Sara brings us the story of The Night Witches — the hastily trained, poorly equipped, all-female Russian Air Force unit who struck fear into the hearts of Nazis... but you'll have to check out the full episode to hear how!
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Marian Anderson — African American Singer Who Broke Down Race Barriers [Sara Gorsky]
Broadly Speaking #5: One Year of Broads (You Should Know)
Cathay Williams — Former Slave Who Posed as Male to Enlist in the Military [Chloe Skye] VETERANS DAY
Mary Tape — Sued to Fight Segregation of Chinese-Americans in CA Schools [Sam Eggers]
Bridget "Biddy" Mason — LA Real Estate Entrepreneur Who Sued For Her Freedom From Slavery [Sara Gorsky]
Billie Jean King — Pro Tennis Player and LGBTQ + Gender Equality Advocate [Sam Eggers]
Broadly Speaking #4: A Toast to Ruth Bader Ginsburg — The Notorious RBG
Lyudmila Pavlichenko (aka Lady Death) — The Deadliest Female Sniper in History [Chloe Skye]
Pine Leaf Woman Chief — Two-Spirit Native American Chief Who Led With Peace [Sam Eggers]
Grace O'Malley — Irish Pirate Queen & Scourge of the English Empire [Chloe Skye]
Broadly Speaking #3: "Disney's Mulan" Reactions & Review
Lucy Parsons — Anarchist Leader of the Labor Party and Advocate for Workers' Rights [Sara Gorsky]
Yoko Ono — Avant-Garde Artist & Activist for Peace Who Definitively Did Not Break Up the Beatles [Sam Eggers]
Dr. Marian Croak — "Black Engineer of the Year" Who Invented VOIP Technology & Expanded the Internet [Sara Gorsky]
Indestructible Women — Joy Andrew, Margery McCall, & Richmodis von Aducht [Chloe Skye]
Broadly Speaking #2: Introducing Co-Host Chloe Skye!, Coming Out as Transgender, TV Recommendations, & more!
Frida Kahlo — Mexican Painter & Revolutionary Best Known for Her Work Exploring the Concepts of Identity, Pain, and Mexican Heritage [Sara Gorsky]
Annie Edson Taylor — Went Over Niagara Falls in a Barrel [Sam Eggers]
Ella Jo Baker — Grassroots Civil Rights Organizer Against the Deification of Male Leaders (MLK, etc) [Sara Gorsky]
Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities
Stuff You Missed in History Class