Dinner & A Book

The Radium Girls

Special | 26m 47s

The Radium Girls by Kate Moore celebrates the young women exposed to the "wonder" substance of radium between the first and second world wars. Gail Martin is joined by Doug Farmwald to discuss how this fatal poison and the brave women who found themselves embroiled in a huge scandal that changed work standards in the United States.

Aired: 02/03/18

Rating: NR

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