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“Canaan Ponders...” is a podcast with the thoughts out loud and questionings of actor and artist Canaan John. In this podcast, he will ponder aloud a wide rage of topics on society & culture and of course being an actor, with the occasional special guest ponderer. This podcast is part introspective and part rant and raves. The perspectives and opinions shared in this podcast are just that, opinions. We hope you enjoy! A New Episode Every Sunday! Email Inquiries: CanaanPonders@gmail.com

“Canaan Ponders...” is a podcast with the thoughts out loud and questionings of actor and artist Canaan John. In this podcast, he will ponder aloud a wide rage of topics on society & culture and of course being an actor, with the occasional special guest ponderer. This podcast is part introspective and part rant and raves. The perspectives and opinions shared in this podcast are just that, opinions. We hope you enjoy! A New Episode Every Sunday! Email Inquiries: CanaanPonders@gmail.com
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United States

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“Canaan Ponders...” is a podcast with the thoughts out loud and questionings of actor and artist Canaan John. In this podcast, he will ponder aloud a wide rage of topics on society & culture and of course being an actor, with the occasional special guest ponderer. This podcast is part introspective and part rant and raves. The perspectives and opinions shared in this podcast are just that, opinions. We hope you enjoy! A New Episode Every Sunday! Email Inquiries: CanaanPonders@gmail.com

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English


Episodes

S1 Ep 30: "Gender Race Success - The Great Juggling Act." w/ Courtney Nelms

5/18/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders inequalities that plague America and the world. Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor and Host Courtney Nelms shares her perspective on being a woman in this world, defying stereotype, and how to overcome the challenge, expectations and limitations of navigating a sometimes cruel world as a dark brown person.

Duration:01:55:27

S1 Ep 29: "The Expectation of Low Expectations."

5/18/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the expectation in life to have low expectations to avoid disappointment.

Duration:00:21:29

S1 Ep 28: "A Teachers Voice." w/ Stacie McClam, JD, M.Ed.

5/12/2019
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In this Episode, Canaan ponders the sacrifice teachers make everyday to teach America's youth and why so many walk away from the profession. Author of "School Dismissed: Walking Away From Teaching", Filmmaker and Former Teacher, Stacie McClam joins in on a conversation about the state of the American education system and her personal experience as a grade school teacher for 10 years before beginning her career in entertainment.

Duration:01:00:00

S1 Ep 27: "The Vulnerability of Men."

5/11/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the vulnerability of men or there lack of.

Duration:00:23:56

S1 Ep 26: "Queerness and Spirituality." w/ John E. Dewey

5/5/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders queerness and spirituality with special guest John E. Dewey. Listen to a conversation about what it's like being gay and spiritual and how religious expression can positively affect your life instead of the negative we see in some media.

Duration:00:57:57

S1 Ep 25: "Queerness & Suicide."

5/4/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the affects of mental illness and suicide on LGBTQ+ youth and adults.

Duration:00:38:02

S1 Ep 24: "Life of An Influencer." w/ Destiny Godley

4/28/2019
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In this episode, Canaan the ponders what it takes to be a successful influencer. From dating to brand collaborations, other influencers influence to just getting started, with 65 Million+ YouTube Views, 300k+ Subscribers and 55K followers on Instagram, Online Beauty and Fitness Guru Destiny Godley gives insight on the highs and lows of building a personal brand and what it's like for the life of an influencer.

Duration:01:38:15

S1 Ep 23: "Flaky Acquaintances."

4/26/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the affects of getting ghosted and friends/acquaintances who flake.

Duration:00:11:30

S1 Ep 22: "The Creative Process." w/ Eddie Tyclus

4/20/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the creative process and how one comes to create some of the most heartfelt and influential works of art and writing with Eddie Tyclus Robinson @EddieTyclus, a Film & TV writer, actor and singer/songwriter . You'll also hear the premiere of new song "Blacklight" from the upcoming album "Fictional Life" by Eddie Tyclus.

Duration:00:56:02

S1 Ep 21: "Cultural Appropriation."

4/20/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the good and the bad effects of cultural appropriation.

Duration:00:11:49

S1 Ep 20: "Sex & Shame." w/ Dylan Thomas Cotter

4/14/2019
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In this follow-Up conversation with Dylan Thomas Cotter, Canaan Ponders sex and shame and how they affect love and life.

Duration:00:51:33

S1 Ep 19: "Political Correctness."

4/6/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders political correctness and how it hinders and helps with meeting new people.

Duration:00:20:16

S1 Ep 18: "Identity and Body Image w/ Dylan Thomas Cotter."

3/31/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders identity and body image and how it affects our mental stability with special guest Artist, Entrepreneur, Brand Ambassador and Trans Bodybuilder Dylan Thomas Cotter http://instagram.com/DylanThomasCotter

Duration:00:56:38

S1 Ep 17: "Global Warming and The Dirty Planet."

3/29/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders global warming and the human footprint we are leaving behind creating a dirty planet.

Duration:00:11:38

S1 Ep 16: "Toxic Relationships."

3/25/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders how toxic relationships effect happiness.

Duration:00:10:27

S1 Ep 15: "America Now."

3/16/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders America Now and what it truly like to live in the United States today with all the isms and underlying animosity.

Duration:00:32:53

S1 Ep 14: "Toxic Masculinity."

3/13/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders toxic masculinity and the effect it has on culture.

Duration:00:26:09

S1 Ep 13: "Self-Doubt & Social Media

3/3/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the effects of social media on motivation and how it can at times cause self-doubt.

Duration:00:21:09

S1 Ep 12: "A Bad Education."

2/23/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the long term affects of a bad eduction of american youth.

Duration:00:21:55

S1 Ep 11: "Latent Prejudice."

2/16/2019
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In this episode, Canaan ponders the how prejudice and racism shows up subconciously in everyday actions and decision making.

Duration:00:27:39