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Sunday, December 2, 2018 | 17:00 to 18:00 | Specialty

Artist Song Album Comments
Making Contact I Am Because I Am: The Expansion of Gender Identity PRX I Am Because I Am, explores the expansion of gender identity and presumed roles in our society. A look beyond the socially constructed ideas of what is male, female, masculine or feminine. Especially considering Trumpís administration attempts to redefine gender to be solely based on a personís genitalia at birth. Thus potentially threatening Transgender, Intersex and Non-Binary Identity
Deutsche Welle Living Planet 11/30/2018 PRX This week on the show: Asking the difficult questions - Why did tragedy strike an environmental activist couple in Chile? Who will win the fight over Germanyís coal phase-out and why is the movement attracting protesters from around the globe? Is the main purpose of beach cleanups is to soothe our conscience? We dig into these tricky subjects on this weekís episode of Living Planet.