SOME EXCITING FACTS ABOUT OUR AMAZON SHOW:
First feminist show to air in over 10 years in Houston
First feminist show by a feminist organization
First show on the human rights of women and social/gender justice issues
First show to discuss matriarchal spirituality, paganism, and goddess movement
First show to discuss mothering issues (not about children)
First show to discuss vegetarianism and health food
First show to discuss health/medical issues
First show to discuss animal rights
First aired WINGS (Women's International News Gathering Service)
Station management refused to do so for over a year.
First show produced and aired by a member organization of the
Houston Peace and Justice Center
BEYOND BEING THE FIRST:
As the first feminist show in years we set the standard in feminist
programming and continued to do until cancellation
As the first feminist show in years on KPFT, we inspired two other
Our clear vision of woman inspired feminist programming set the benchmark
so high that TFS still has not been matched in quality or promotion
of women's programming
Our quality programming has yet to be exceeded or even matched
Constantly challenged station management to expand feminist/women's
programming and increase the number of women programmers
Heavily recruited women to the station, trained them, and gave them
air time and fulfilled the Amazon vision
We produced precisely the kind of programming that we said we would
in our show proposal. (Read show proposal here.)
To all of our wonderful supporters, THANK YOU!
The Amazon Xociety has more exciting media projects in development including one collaborative project with Themyscyra (East Coast) and Pan Amazonia (Canada).
In the meantime until we officially announce our future media projects, please support our other projects: ONE BOOK-ONE SISTERHOOD PROJECT, our Conference on Internalized Sexism, and our Power Dynamics Study Group, and our Goddess Study Group.
No other feminist organization in Houston has produced the number or variety of projects as The Amazon Xociety. All projects are focused on the practical empowerment of women. Now is the time for you to join our dynamic organization. Please visit our membership page.