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  1. Jean Porcelli on her Landmark Sexual Harassment Case

    Jean Porcelli speaks about her landmark sexual harassment case which changed legal policy.

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2006

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  2. Gordon Ramsay; Women's Prisons

    Gordon Ramsay on his career, cooking for the Beckhams and Sunday lunches.

    First broadcast: 09 Jun 2006

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  3. Sexuality and Asylum; Cash for Grades; Entertaining the Troops

    Are lesbians seeking asylum in Britain from violence being let down by the system?

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2006

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  4. Sudenese Refugees; Warrior Queen Zenobia; Pay Gaps

    How are Sudanese refugees coping upon returning to their country after years of civil war?

    First broadcast: 07 Jun 2006

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  5. Caesareans in the Developing World; Allison Moorer

    Why do rates of caesarean birth vary so widely between poorer countries?

    First broadcast: 06 Jun 2006

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  6. Nobel Peace Prize Winner Shirin Edabi; Male Baby Angst

    Iranian Shirin Edabi talks about being the first Muslim woman to get a Nobel Peace Prize.

    First broadcast: 05 Jun 2006

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  7. Conservative A-List; How Cervical Cancer Affects Partners

    Will the Conservative's A-List get more women and ethnic minorities into the party?

    First broadcast: 02 Jun 2006

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  8. Marilyn Monroe at 80; Aboriginal Abuse

    Who was the real Marilyn Monroe? Plus, abuse within Australia's Aboriginal communities.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2006

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  9. Mary Higgins Clark; Palliative Care; Co-Sleeping with Babies

    Mary Higgins Clark reveals what it feels like to be one of the bestselling female authors.

    First broadcast: 31 May 2006

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  10. Elif Shafak; Mother-Daughter Relationships; Widow and Armed Conflict

    Leading Turkish novelist Elif Shafak discusses why her novels have caused controversy.

    First broadcast: 30 May 2006

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  11. Camila Batmanghelidjh; When to Retire?

    Camila Batmanghelidjh talks about her work with abused children and the power of love.

    First broadcast: 29 May 2006

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  12. Children Who Witness Domestic Violence; A.M.Homes

    What are the affects of children witnessing domestic abuse?

    First broadcast: 26 May 2006

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  13. Cecilia Bartoli; Amnesty International on Abortion

    Opera Diva Cecilia Bartoli talks about her career and her parents influence on it.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2006

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  14. Birthing Centres; Implications of Big Money Divorces

    Will closing Birthing Centres lead to limited birth resources?

    First broadcast: 24 May 2006

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  15. Jackie Clune on Triplets; Older Women in Films;

    Actor Jackie Clune explains how extreme motherhood can be if you have triplets.

    First broadcast: 23 May 2006

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  16. Madeline Albright; Women in the New Iraq

    Former US Secretary of State Madeline Albright discusses the role of religion in conflict.

    First broadcast: 22 May 2006

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  17. Uma Thurman; Rape of Under 16s

    Hollywood star Uma Thurman reveals how she recovered from her divorce and how she relaxes.

    First broadcast: 19 May 2006

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  18. Too Old to Protest?; Sexual Politics of Driving

    Are old people the vanguard of modern protest? Plus, what are the politics of driving?

    First broadcast: 18 May 2006

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  19. Harriet Harman on Women's Issues

    Labour's in-house feminist Harriet Harman discusses women's issues in politics.

    First broadcast: 17 May 2006

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  20. World Cup Prostitutes; Donating Eggs for Research

    Have 40,000 sex workers entered Germany in preparation for the World Cup football fans?

    First broadcast: 16 May 2006

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  21. Post-Natal Depression Provision; Feminism within The Da Vinci Code

    Is the Da Vinci Code feminist enough? Plus, a national policy for post-natal depression.

    First broadcast: 15 May 2006

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  22. Restoring the Qing Vases; National Breastfeeding Strategy

    Do we need a national breastfeeding strategy? Plus, Penny Bendal restores the Qing vases.

    First broadcast: 12 May 2006

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  23. The Catholic Church and Condoms; Politics of the Playground

    An investigation into The Catholic Church's re-evaluation of condom use.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2006

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  24. Rules for Grandparents; Are Degrees Necessary?

    Are there any rules to grandparenting? Plus, what's the point of having a degree?

    First broadcast: 10 May 2006

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  25. Europe's Largest Women's Prison; Kaushiki Chakrabarty; Sylvia Brownrigg

    An investigation of life inside a Female Prison. Plus Indian Star Kaushiki Chakrabarty.

    First broadcast: 09 May 2006

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  26. Sister Bliss; The Selfish Generation; Jane Harris

    Sister Bliss talks about her musical career, Faithless and the London Symphonia.

    First broadcast: 08 May 2006

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  27. Adultery on Film; The Mahotella Queens; Cervical Cancer Vaccine

    An exploration into how adultery has been portrayed on the big screen.

    First broadcast: 05 May 2006

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  28. Female Undercover Officers; Epidurals; Simon Rimmer

    Why are some women so successful as under-cover officers?

    First broadcast: 04 May 2006

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  29. Phone-in: Gender

    What makes a woman, and what makes a man?

    First broadcast: 03 May 2006

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  30. Dr Shere Hite on Female Sexuality; Feminine Crimes

    Dr Shere Hite discusses her report on female sexuality which re-evaluated sex for women.

    First broadcast: 02 May 2006

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