Current track




How to Run Like a Girl

States across the U.S. are racing to ban trans girls from school sports. Why? Because two teen runners in Connecticut did arguably the riskiest thing transgender athletes can do these days: They won. This episode, ESPN writer Katie Barnes and trans runner Andraya Yearwood tell us the astonishing story — and how it unleashed a tidal wave of transphobic legislation and a lawsuit that could redefine Title IX. 


Unladylike: A Field Guide to Smashing the Patriarchy and Claiming Your Space is available now, wherever books and audiobooks are sold. Signed copies are available at

Follow Unladylike on social @unladylikemedia. Subscribe to our newsletter at

See for privacy information.


More Episodes:

  • Untangling Hair pt. 2: Color Schemes
    What does your hair color say about you? In part two of our series all about head hair, we find out how writer Jessica Berger Gross broke up with dyeing... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-27
  • Untangling Hair pt 1: Racism and Going Natural
    When twin sisters Mya and Deanna Cook wore braided extensions to school, they had no idea it would start a fight for their civil rights. In part one of our... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-20
  • Ask Unladylike: Late Bloomers with Forever35
    Dear unladies, let's talk about life timing. Forever35 hosts Kate Spencer and Doree Shafrir help us answer advice questions on feeling too late to dating, too early to aging and... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-13
  • Unlearning Shame with Ashley C. Ford
    When Ashley C. Ford was growing up, money was tight, home life was unstable and a current of shame ran through it all. We talk to Ashley about unlearning that... Read more
    Published on: 2021-07-06
  • Diagnosis: Endometriosis
    Endometriosis is highly common, incurable and often written off as "bad periods." But the uterine disease can also wreak havoc with chronic pain, infertility, mood disorders and more. Shereen Marisol... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-29