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Central Standard

Seg. 1: #WhyIDidntReport. Seg 2: Life With Food Allergies

Segment 1: Why do people not report their experiences of sexual assault?

After Christine Blasey Ford said Judge Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her in high school, President Trump tweeted that had it really happened, her parents would have reported it. This has sparked a social media movement of people sharing their stories with the hashtag #WhyIDidntReport. We took calls from our community, and talked with a therapist and local advocate.

Segment 2, beginning at 31:20: Having a food allergy can be life threatening, and affording the treatment can also be a struggle.

The only way to treat a severe food allergy is strict avoidance, but that means consistently buying more expensive alternatives. We hear some personal experiences about different ways of dealing with food allergies.

Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.