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Rank #63 in Society & Culture category

Society & Culture

How It Is

By Hello Sunshine

Rank #63 in Society & Culture category

Society & Culture
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Hear women tell our own stories, in our own words, and share the truths we've learned and lived through. Hosted by Kelly McCreary, in Season 3 you’ll hear from Phoebe Robinson, Jameela Jamil, Suleika Jaouad, Danya Ruttenberg, Sailor J, Cristela Alonzo, and more. This season is all about Journeys: adventures that illuminate the world and ourselves, unexpected encounters that change our lives when we least expect it, escapes that bring peace and fresh starts, souvenirs we’ve collected along the way, and last but not least, the places we call home. Brought to you by Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine.

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Hear women tell our own stories, in our own words, and share the truths we've learned and lived through. Hosted by Kelly McCreary, in Season 3 you’ll hear from Phoebe Robinson, Jameela Jamil, Suleika Jaouad, Danya Ruttenberg, Sailor J, Cristela Alonzo, and more. This season is all about Journeys: adventures that illuminate the world and ourselves, unexpected encounters that change our lives when we least expect it, escapes that bring peace and fresh starts, souvenirs we’ve collected along the way, and last but not least, the places we call home. Brought to you by Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine.

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1035 Ratings
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56

Encourage

By annie356980 - Dec 08 2018
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You talk about important topics.You turn my day around .

This Is What I Have Been Waiting For!!!

By AvidListener1018 - Dec 04 2018
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I have been waiting for a podcast like this to come along for so long!!! I love HelloSunshine and I love hearing all of these stories from women who I have and haven't heard of. Too long have I been keeping myself hidden from the world, and this podcast has opened my eyes and opened my soul to realize that who I am and where I want to go in my life is enough, and that I am powerful in my own way. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! I can't say thank you enough for all that this podcast has given me and I can't wait to listen more!!

iTunes Ratings

1035 Ratings
Average Ratings
801
101
48
29
56

Encourage

By annie356980 - Dec 08 2018
Read more

You talk about important topics.You turn my day around .

This Is What I Have Been Waiting For!!!

By AvidListener1018 - Dec 04 2018
Read more

I have been waiting for a podcast like this to come along for so long!!! I love HelloSunshine and I love hearing all of these stories from women who I have and haven't heard of. Too long have I been keeping myself hidden from the world, and this podcast has opened my eyes and opened my soul to realize that who I am and where I want to go in my life is enough, and that I am powerful in my own way. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! I can't say thank you enough for all that this podcast has given me and I can't wait to listen more!!

Warning: This podcast is a series podcast

This means episodes are recommended to be heard in order from the very start. Here's the 10 best episodes of the series anyway though!

Top 10 Episode of How It Is

Rank #1: Power, with Lena Waithe, Glennon Doyle and Ellen Pao

May 16 2018
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This is our season finale. We end on a powerful note as Lena Waithe breaks down the importance of giving zero f**ks; author Glennon Doyle reflects on raising boys and changing the world; and Ellen Pao explains how she gained power when she took a stand against sexism in Silicon Valley. Hosted by Diane Guerrero. And stay tuned for more How It Is, coming soon! We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #2: Freedom, with Krista Tippett and Nichole Bowen-Crawford

May 09 2018
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Freedom is a journey, not a destination. What is the work we need to do to become free, and what are we trying to get free from? In this episode, On Being host Krista Tippett drops some serious wisdom about the process of becoming free; and Army veteran Nichole Bowen-Crawford shares how she found her way to healing as a survivor of PTSD and sexual assault in the military. Hosted by Diane Guerrero. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #3: Trailer: Season 2 - Values

Sep 19 2018
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Executive Producer Reese Witherspoon and our host, Diane Guerrero, introduce season 2 of How It Is, a series of stories from 15 different women. This season we're talking about values. You will hear stories exploring the value of money, the value of work, the value of play, the value of time, and how we incorporate all of our values into our lives. Get ready. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #4: Extra Stories: "Sex! It's Complicated" With Jenny Yang

Sep 14 2018
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You wanted more? We got you. We're going to share a few extra stories from your favorite "How It Is" storytellers from Season 1. Today: Jenny Yang, the comedian and founder of the Comedy Comedy Festival, tells us about how sometimes you're surprised by your own choices. Also! A sneak peek of Season 2! Hosted by Diane Guerrero. Stay tuned for more "How It Is" coming soon!

Rank #5: Extra Stories: "Just Google It!" with Gabrielle Union

Sep 05 2018
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You wanted more? We got you. We're going to share a few extra stories from your favorite "How It Is" storytellers from Season 1. Today: Gabrielle Union tells us about how she stays open to new ideas and is empowered by making her own judgments. Hosted by Diane Guerrero. Stay tuned for more "How It Is" coming soon!

Rank #6: Extra Stories: "Remember Where You Came From" With Monica Ramirez

Sep 13 2018
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You wanted more? We got you. We're going to share a few extra stories from your favorite "How It Is" storytellers from Season 1. Today: Activist and the co-founder of Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, Monica Ramirez, shares why it's so important to always remember your roots. Hosted by Diane Guerrero. Stay tuned for more "How It Is" coming soon!

Rank #7: Our Voices, with Monica Ramirez, Gabrielle Bellot, and Molly Schiot

May 02 2018
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Who is allowed to speak? Who gets to be heard? In this episode we’re talking about how we find our voices and speak out. Mónica Ramírez, Alianza Nacional de Campesinas co-founder, makes sure female farmworkers’ voices are heard in the #MeToo conversation; writer Gabrielle Bellot explains why speaking out isn’t always easy; and filmmaker Molly Schiot tells us about an amazing group of women athletes who used their voices for change. We also hear from Executive Producer Reese Witherspoon who shares how she found her voice at 40, and host Diane Guerrero discusses how she found the courage to tell her story, and the power that emerged from being honest. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #8: The Gray Area, with Anna Holmes, Kayla Whaley, and Jenny Yang

Apr 25 2018
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The issues that matter most are never simple. Journalist and Jezebel founder Anna Holmes discusses the online outrage culture that drowns out nuance (and her own role in creating it); writer Kayla Whaley explains her longing to be catcalled (even though she doesn’t want to be harassed); and comedian Jenny Yang embraces her complexity (while she sometimes feels guilty for it). Hosted by Diane Guerrero. Brought to you by Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #9: Our Anger, with Gabrielle Union, Rebecca Traister, and Tarana Burke

Apr 25 2018
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Anger can be destructive — but it can be constructive, too. This episode explores the range of women’s anger and features a chorus of women’s voices on what anger means to them; #MeToo founder Tarana Burke and journalist Rebecca Traister on the power of women’s collective anger, and their joy; and a personal story from actor Gabrielle Union. Hosted by Diane Guerrero. Brought to you by Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs

Rank #10: Trailer: Season 1

Apr 18 2018
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Executive Producer Reese Witherspoon and our host, Diane Guerrero, introduce the first season of How It Is, a series of stories inspired by the global conversation around #MeToo. You will hear stories exploring anger, the gray area, speech, freedom and power. Get ready. We want to hear YOUR story. Find us @hellosunshine on Instagram and Twitter and hello-sunshine.com. #HowItIs