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Friend Of Marilyn

Friend of Marilyn (FOM) is a fat positive radio show. It provides counter programming to the normative discourses on fatness and obesity in our culture, hosting conversations in which accepted ideas and stereotypes about fatness are challenged. FOM believes that safe spaces for fat people are important, and the show is committed to providing a forum where fat people get to speak for themselves (not just have their lives thinsplained by others).\r\n\r\n FOM began in August of 2011, and is celebrating 5yrs by going on a tour around the world. According to the metrics collected by Access Manawatu, Friend of Marilyn has over 500 regular listeners, and is ranked in the top 5 programmes produced by the station.

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Show host: Dr Cat Pausè Category: Society and Culture Language: English Website: Show's website Email: Email this show iTunesPodcasts on iTunes

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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 272 - 18-04-2019
Germany, Your year in Fat 2018, Stephanie, Comfy Fat
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 271 - 11-04-2019
Germany, WSC 2019, Anna-Louise, Fat Girl Flow
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 270 - 04-04-2019
Germany, Year in Fat 2018, Kitty, Melissa Toler
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 269 - 28-03-2019
Germany, FSNZ20, Natalie, ScienceFocus
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 268 - 21-03-2019
Fat Studies, MOOO, Kay, MerQueenJude
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Friend Of Marilyn repeat - 14-03-2019
Spain, NZ Fatshion, Glitter Butch, Natasha Rothwell
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Friend Of Marilyn repeat - 07-03-2019
Spain, Kai, RadicalBodyLove
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 266 - 28-02-2019
Denmark, Harvard, Dina, Upworthy
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 265 - 21-02-2019
Sofie Hagen
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 264 - 14-02-2019
Norway, Fat Punk Elizabeth, Chubstr
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 263 - 07-02-2019
Sweden, Miss Baby Peaches, Ally Garrett
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Friend Of Marilyn repeat - 31-01-2019
Portugal, Maria Ines, Nerd About Town
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 262 - 24-01-2019
Holiday "Best Of" 05
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 261 - 17-01-2019
Holiday "Best Of" 04
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 260 - 10-01-2019
Holiday "Best Of" 03
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 259 - 03-01-2019
Holiday "Best Of" 02
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 258 - 27-12-2018
Holiday "Best Of" 01
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 257 - 20-12-2018
Holiday Music Special 01
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 256 - 13-12-2018
Sweden, Kit, Da-Shaun Harrison
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 255 - 06-12-2018
Finland,_Hannele_Harjunen,_Wear_Your_Voice
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 254 - 29-11-2018
Finland, Raisa Omaheimo, Your Fat Friend
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 252 - 15-11-2018
Cat shares some exciting personal and professional news. She chats to Anna, a feminist, illustrator, and body positive activist from Moscow, and shares a blog post from Angela Meadows (@DrAMeadows) entitled "Discrimination against fat people". Music from: Shannon Shaw - Leather, Metal, Steel
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 251 - 08-11-2018
Russia, Kate, Fat Fitness
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Friend Of Marilyn Episode 250 - 01-11-2018
Latvia, Dita, Ep 250 Celebration!!!
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