DoubleX Gabfest on Emma Sulkowicz, radical feminism versus Caitlyn Jenner, and Aziz Ansari’s book on modern dating.

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DoubleX Gabfest: The Triple X Edition

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On this week’s Double X Gabfest, Slate’s Hanna Rosin and June Thomas join New York editor Noreen Malone to talk about Emma Sulkowicz’s sex tape/performance art about sexual assault, Caitlyn Jenner and what it means to be a woman, and Aziz Ansari’s book on the sociology of modern dating.

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June recommends the Wachowskis’ new Netflix show, Sense8.

Hanna recommends the Julie Sokolow documentary, Aspie Seeks Love, and Mystery Show, the new podcast from This American Life alumna Starlee Kine.

Noreen recommends watching oldie, feminist-y movies such as Thelma & Louise.

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Noreen Malone is a senior editor at New York magazine.

Hanna Rosin is the co-host of NPR’s Invisibilia and a founder of DoubleX . She is also the author of The End of Men. Follow her on Twitter.

June Thomas is managing producer of Slate podcasts.