It's episode 26 & the girls discuss DACA with guest Ali Torabi, one of the many "Dreamers" living in the US. Check out his art show "Our Dreams Live" - an Art Benefit Show For San Diego Dreamers, on February 16th from 5-10pm at Bread & Salt Gallery.
Wow episode 25 & the girls are back to discuss Aladdin & the weird brown face thing they're doing with extras, representation of Middle Easterners in video games, Benjamin Netanyahu, what the girls were allowed to wear growing up, & more.
Episode 24 is alive & the girls discuss big news on the way, the former Iranian prime minister Mohammad Mosaddegh, stories of young activists in Palestine, namely Ahed Tamimi and her family, mental illness, & more.
In episode 23, the girls truly start to lose their minds as they try to figure out what this podcast episode is really about. They do some casual-personal-talk instead of getting deep in to the news. It's an interesting one!
Episode 22 is here & the girls sit down & gush over their amazing moms & their experiences with the American holiday season. Then they each call their moms - one of them is friendly & one of them is sassy as f**k. Which is which? Listen to find out!
It’s episode 21 & the girls have special guest Marcella Arguello on to talk about being a woman in comedy, growing up Salvadorian in California, how her parents met, representation of women of color on television and stage, and so much more.
This is episode 20 & the girls break down a documentary they saw on Al Jazeera about the hundreds of thousands of people who have disappeared in Syria, what a bully Saudi Arabia and UAE are to Qatar, & more.
This is episode 19 & the girls get into some Saudi Arabia news AKA how they're totally funding a bunch Silicon Valley start ups, a possible Syrian congress by Iran, Russia, and Turkey, Greece's refugee situation, & more.
It's episode 18 time & the girls go over the white nationalist march in Poland, a NY Times investigation into US-led airstrikes against ISIS, Israel continuing to commit injustices against Palestine & more.
Oh damn it's episode 17 & the girls have another special guest by the name of Miles Gray - one of the co-hosts of Anna's day job podcast The Daily Zeitgeist. They discuss Miles's upbringing in LA with a Japanese mom & African-American dad, & more!
Episode 16 a spo0oky one. The girls cover the NY terrorist attack & some other quick news updates & then go on to talk about some creepy creatures from Middle Eastern lore, some ghost stories from the region, & more.
Episode 15 is in town & the girls talk about Rex Tillerson inviting the Taliban to join the Afghan government, Israel's super wonderful arms trade to rogue regimes, Saudi Arabia's new "progressive" outlook on life, & more.
It's episode 14 & the girls are discussing the new nuclear family, aka the Taliban family and what it's like to raise your family in captivity, Palestine & Israel conflict, update on Trump's beef with the Iran nuclear deal, & more.
In episode 13 the girls get in to the Weinstein saga, Bob Corker coming out about Trump's need to be babysat by White House staffers, how the UN has finally blacklisted Saudi Arabia's alliance in Yemen for killing too many children, & more.
The girls are here for episode 12 to discuss Las Vegas & whether the shooter is a terrorist based off definition of the word, James Mattis being our only hope for this Iran Nuclear deal, the Royhinga crisis, how to love your vagina, & more.
On episode 11 the girls discuss Saudi Arabia & Saudi Arabia & Saudi Arabia. One story involves Yoda - who knew? Also discussed is Iran being upset over Trump's missile tweet, Conan O'Brien's weird foray into creating propaganda for Israel & more.
The girls are back at it again in Episode 9! This time Anna slowly starts to descend into madness as the episode progresses. While this happens, though, they discuss their native languages and growing up bilingual, & so much more.
The girls discuss an in-depth article about pilgrimages to Mecca, then go after Trump's decision with DACA, an update on Qatar, climate change & how it lead to Syria falling apart, TIME magazine's project entitled "Finding Home," & more.
Will You Accept This Russian? For Episode 7, the girls talk to their new best friend Alex Bordyukov! From living on a farm in Russia to being a contestant on the latest season of The Bachelorette, the trio discuss Alex's life as an immigrant, & more.