That Crime of the Month

Episode #9

2014-08-29 01:26:31


What does it mean when a woman commits a crime and attributes her actions to PMS? How can the scientific community study severe premenstrual symptoms without perpetuating the utterly unscientific idea that menstruating women aren’t mentally competent or liable for crimes they commit?

Music in this episode: “Little Bittern,” John Sorn. “Says,” Nils Frahm.