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Barbara Jones, anthropologist and author of "Bike Lust: Harleys, Women and American Society", on women and motorcycling

Will Adams, professor of political science, on the inside story behind transsexual J'Noel Gardiner's lost court case that invalidated her marriage

" With bikes, you go places and see things you cannot go and see and experience any other way. "
- Barbara Jones

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00:00 Introduction and commentary, including:
• Women bikers and Harley Myths
• J'Noel Gardiner
• Jacques's controversy, Boston Magazine and Nancy's comments
• NECN reports on the FCC controversy, then on Comcast
• Woman Golfer: Annika Sorenstam, pioneering woman golfer
• Buffy the Vampire Slayer's last show
17:07 Question of the Week
" I am alone. completely. I am TG. I do not dress my internal gender. I am depressed and lonely. I do not know how to be safe crossdressed alone. I need help. "
(from: Sharon)
23:12 Hal Fuller's Twisted Nasty News
34:06 More and more woman are taking the handlebars these days and becoming motorcycle riders rather than just passengers. Barbara Jones, anthropology department chair at Merritt College in Oakland, California, and a Harley rider herself, talks about the phenomenon she describes in quot;Bike Lust: Harleys, Women and American Society."
For more information:
• Publisher's page for Bike Lust
65:04 Special Message
66:20 Boston area (and national) announcements
J'Noel Gardiner lost her legal battle to defend her marriage as a transsexual woman. Her close friend and collaborator, Will Adams, a retired professor of political science who specialized in constitutional law including civil rights and liberties and writer, gives us their perspective on the invalidation of her marriage by the Kansas Supreme Court.
• For positive ideas and contributions ONLY, please email Will and J'Noel at
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