September 9th, 2016
Episode 683 of 930 episodes
Young, social media savvy, Muslim people - who are the women of 'Generation M' and how are they changing the culture and stereotypes around them? Author Shelina Janmohamed discusses with beauty vlogger Amena Khan. The Archers' domestic abuse storyline continues to grab media headlines this week with Helen's evidence at her trial - how realistic is its portrayal and what are the implications for Rob? Criminal defence barrister Jeannie Mackie gives her verdict. How To Date A Feminist is a new spin on the Hollywood rom-com from playwright Samantha Ellis who casts boyfriend Steve as the feminist playing opposite lipstick loving Kate. September - are you feeling relief at back to business as usual or loss at another summer gone? Journalists Judith Woods and Hannah Betts and author Cath Staincliffe on what makes them love it or hate it. Presenter: Jenni Murray Producer: Anne Peacock.
In a time where we're all threatened by a rhetoric of hate from the people in power; A Gay And A NonGay challenges many of our differences head on and promises that no matter who you are, or what you're into (Bruce Springsteen or Britney), love is love and gay and nongays can be friends. Contact us on Twitter @gaynongay