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We're two biracial college students named Kia and Yahsmene! We're coming to you every Tuesday with a topic we have mixed feelings about. We're here to challenge you, laugh with you and give you our perspective. We're unfiltered, we're unapologetic and we're proud of it!

We're two biracial college students named Kia and Yahsmene! We're coming to you every Tuesday with a topic we have mixed feelings about. We're here to challenge you, laugh with you and give you our perspective. We're unfiltered, we're unapologetic and we're proud of it!
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We're two biracial college students named Kia and Yahsmene! We're coming to you every Tuesday with a topic we have mixed feelings about. We're here to challenge you, laugh with you and give you our perspective. We're unfiltered, we're unapologetic and we're proud of it!

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Episodes

"What are you?" Part 2

9/3/2019
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This is the Season 2 Finale of The Mixed Feelings Podcast! We finish up our discussion on what it's like to be mixed race, Black women... FYI: it's weird, complicated and sometimes funny. However, Season 3 we're coming even harder! If you have questions, episode suggestions or wanna show us some love please visit us at themixedfeelingspodcast.com and check out our social media pages!

Duration:00:29:55

"What are you?" Part 1

8/27/2019
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This is so overdue! Kia and Yahsmene finally discuss their identities as Mixed/Biracial/Black women. This conversation was so raw and unfiltered. We felt it was necessary to be completely authentic to our experiences and hold NOTHING back. Part 2 will be out next week!

Duration:01:00:12

Royal Rumble!

8/20/2019
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Kia and Yahsmene appeared at the Pourhouse to interview visual and hip hop artists at an event called The Royal Rumble! This event focused on giving a platform to up and coming artists who are passionate about their work. Listen to what they had to say :)

Duration:00:13:55

Part 2: I'm Sorry Seeds

8/13/2019
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It's all about saying those 2 scary words, "I'm sorry." How can we let go of our pride and ego to apologize? Why should we hold ourselves accountable to apologize? And why is the truth so essential to a proper apology? Some of us need to receive an apology, and all of us need to give one. Let's talk about it this week!

Duration:00:30:29

Part 1: The Forgiving Tree

8/6/2019
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It's time to let it go! We are talking all about growth, honesty and accountability in this week's episode about our thoughts on forgiveness. Have you ever held a grudge that weighed you down? Have you ever blamed yourself for something that really wasn't your fault? Let us know at themixedfeelingspodcast.com!

Duration:00:32:35

Big Ol' Ben Carson Fact Check

7/30/2019
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Ben Carson, our fav physician, saves Black babies by informing the public of Planned Parenthood's dirty laundry! Jk. It's always more complicated than that. In this episode, we get real about eugenics and its history in the birth control movement! Let us know what your thoughts are. P.S. We love Planned Parenthood!

Duration:00:32:30

We're Not Talking About Porn

7/23/2019
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Yes we are. It has been 40 years since the anti-porn movement strapped on their white gloves and got to werk in the Twin Cities. An unlikely alliance between feminists and Christian activists brings us to our topic this week: PORN.

Duration:00:29:55

Hard R vs. Light A

7/16/2019
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What up my N****! What do y'all think of the N-word? Who can and can't say it? Should anyone say it? We're talking about the history of the N word in America this week. This topic has always caused a debate amongst Americans--and it probably always will!

Duration:00:40:44

Back Alley Alabama

7/9/2019
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This week is (Surprise Surprise!) controversial. We're talking about abortions, periods and reproductive health with our debut episode of Season 2! Message us on Facebook or email us and let us know what your opinions are. Are you pro-life or pro-choice and why?

Duration:00:33:33

Know Thyself Know Thy Worth

10/23/2018
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Is there such a thing as an original thought? What does it mean to be an individual? What is the meaning of life? We're talking about deep philosophical questions with our friend Tony for our Season 1 Finale! Thanks to everyone who's been listening, we can't wait to bring more content your way.

Duration:00:37:31

Witch Don't Kill My Vibe

10/16/2018
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We're serving yall history this week. It's Halloween season. That means zombies are walking in your streets, witches are being burned at the stake and no one is allowed to wear black face.

Duration:00:19:04

Beauty in the Struggle

10/9/2018
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We all struggle...but real beauty and joy overcomes that pain. Today we talk with Gerald, owner and creator of NSOD clothing, who talks about ways to deal with the pain and tap into our pure joy.

Duration:00:28:26

Is Gay the New Black?

10/2/2018
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This week we talk to our friend Domino about a protest for Black lives at the Minneapolis Pride Parade. What does that mean for Black people who also happen to be queer? Do you think that queerness is being appropriated by straight folks? And is the LGBTQ community welcoming to everyone?

Duration:00:29:54

Beyonce for President

9/24/2018
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Should all women be feminists? Was America sexist for not electing Hillary Clinton? And do black people play tennis? This week we're talking about women in leadership and how race and nationalism play a role on how we see the movement for women. (P.S. Shout out to all the mama's!!!)

Duration:00:29:35

The Earth is Flat

9/18/2018
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This week we're talking to a flat-earther about conspiracy theories and how life experiences and social structures affect our belief systems. To be clear, WE ARE ROUND-EARTHERS! But that doesn't mean we won't have a conversation with someone who believes the opposite. We encourage our listeners to question everything, but also allow yourself to be questioned in return.

Duration:00:26:39

Not All Racists Are Bad People

9/11/2018
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Alright. This one's pretty heavy, but we think it's necessary. Today, we have our friend Julia on the show to talk about her personal anti-racism journey. Sometimes uncomfortable, sometimes funny, always insightful.

Duration:00:30:54

Sex, Drugs, and Mumble Rap

9/4/2018
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First of all...what even is mumble rap? Who is rap for? And why do we all find our selves getting down to Lil Uzi Vert? Today we are talking about the many complexities of hip hop/rap music and how the genre and its audience have evolved.

Duration:00:14:41

Preview Episode

8/31/2018
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Here's a glimpse of what we'll be covering this season!

Duration:00:02:31