Lady Bits episode 21: You Know Damn Well Why There Isn’t An International Men’s Day

Lady Bits Logo BlackIn honor of International Women’s Day, Jacqui and LeMar discuss the progress women have made and the long road ahead. Plus, they talk about how redefining masculinity is integral to gender equality. And is your “boyfriend muscle” getting out of shape? Jacqui explains what that means and LeMar is disappointed that the remedy isn’t IWD-40.

Related links

International Women’s Day Shows Awareness is Not EnoughCharlotte Alter for Time

12 Critical Areas – UN Women

Press conference: “Collective failure of leadership on progress for women” – UN Women

Step It Up for Gender Equality – UN Women

What Does It Mean to ‘Be a Man?’Maria Shriver and Jennifer Siebel Newsom for Time

The Mask You Live In – The Representation Project

Is His ‘Boyfriend Muscle’ Out of Shape?Jeff Wilser for New York Magazine

Brené Brown on Vulnerability, Human Connection, and the Difference Between Empathy and Sympathy, AnimatedMaria Popova for Brain Pickings

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