DoubleX Gabfest solves sexist dilemmas.

Sexism: We Know It When We See It

Sexism: We Know It When We See It

Slate’s weekly women’s roundtable.
Dec. 29 2016 1:46 PM

The DoubleX Gabfest “Everyone’s a Little Bit Sexist” Edition

Listen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show where we solve the sexist dilemmas in your lives.


Illustration by Deanna Staffo.

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On this week’s DoubleX Gabfest, Invisibilia co-host Hanna Rosin, New York magazine’s Noreen Malone, and Slate Outward editor June Thomas go through your voicemails and solve the sexist issues in your life. They tackle the etiquette of unisex bathrooms, alternatives to guys as a collective noun, expectant mother parking spots, and more.

Slate Plus: a few more calls where we solve sexism.

DoubleX recommendations:


Noreen recommends Crashing on Netflix

Hanna recommends Reply All’s recent episode “Hello?

June recommends the television show Younger

This podcast was produced by Veralyn Williams. Our intern is Daniel Schroeder.

Outro Song: “I’m A Bitch” by Meredith Brooks

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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.