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2 Bronx Dominicans (*ahem* afro-latinas) just tryna be better and make you better too, join ussssss as we try to get rid of our baggage cuz deadass that shit is heavy af.

2 Bronx Dominicans (*ahem* afro-latinas) just tryna be better and make you better too, join ussssss as we try to get rid of our baggage cuz deadass that shit is heavy af.
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2 Bronx Dominicans (*ahem* afro-latinas) just tryna be better and make you better too, join ussssss as we try to get rid of our baggage cuz deadass that shit is heavy af.

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Episodes

Serena Let Us Know if We Should Pull Up

9/18/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we’re talking about aaaall the things! We start Currento Eventos by discussing prison conditions and Hurricane Florence, the racist woman who murdered Botham Shem Jean says she’s not a racist (dique), and we discuss the US Open and the terrible treatment of both Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka. In What’s your Baggage we talk about being fake, why we do it, and do we actually gain something from it? For Put it in your Bag Lina talks about NoName’s debut album Room 25...

Duration:00:39:16

Capitalism, We Coming For Ya

9/11/2018
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This week on the BAG LADIEZ PODCAST, we talk about how Louis C.K went away for a couple of months after being involved in #metoo movement and decided to come back on tour like it’s nothing (bro, we see you. stop it) without doing any pro justice work for the folks that he affected, then we discuss Cardi- B playing Corretta Scott King and the idea of canceling people(when do we know when to cancel people) and last and not less, USA is STILL denying passports to US citizen who happened to be...

Duration:00:45:43

If You Have To Write A Book Report, We Got You

9/4/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we talking about the usual aka people not knowing how to act. We discuss Roxanne Gay’s article on fatphobia in the Netflix show Insatiable, a white woman’s “harmless” activities (hint hint: they’re not) and we follow up on the story of DeAndre Harris who was attacked by 4 white men during the racist gathering of white men in Charlottesville last year. In “What’s your baggage” we discuss knowing when to let people back in after they’ve walked away. Do they deserve a...

Duration:00:40:28

A Lot Has Happened While We Were Gone

8/28/2018
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*Chance the Rapper voice* WE BACK AND WE BACK AND WE BACK! Back at it again after a slightly longer than expected (blame Lina’s immune system or the eclipse) We’ve got some exciting news we finally have a website! Check it out BGladiez.com! It’s so legit! For “Currento Eventos” we’re first talking about the racist incident at Red Apple Nails in Brooklyn where two Black women were attacked over 5$ dollars, we discuss the opening of the first charter school in Puerto Rico since the austerity...

Duration:00:44:31

FYI, Puerto Rico Is Still In Crisis

5/8/2018
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We back! And Lina is officially finished with her second year of law school! First things first tho HAVE YOU GOTTEN YOUR TICKETS FOR OUR LIVE SHOW?! You better get them before they sell out and tell ya friends! Get tickets to our June 9th show here: http://bgladiezlive.eventbrite.com/ For Currento Eventos we’re discussing the Junot Diaz sexual assault allegations, how did flying while fat become a crime, and the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico escalated this past week with police violence...

Duration:00:41:23

Two Tired Ass Bitches

4/24/2018
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Issa another week of baggage ya’ll! First off DON’T FORGET TO BUY TICKETS TO OUR LIVE SHOW!!! You can buy tix at this link: http://bgladiezlive.eventbrite.com/ Second of all SEND US YOUR SELFIES! We wanna celebrate everyone’s selfies as revolutionary so send us your selfies to be featured on our instagram along with your name, and why selfies are revolutionary to you! Third of all due to Lina’s law school finals we’ll be back on May 8th with a new episode! This week in “Currento Eventos” we...

Duration:00:42:16

Univision Run Me My Money

4/17/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we wanna start off by reminding ya to RSVP to #PodinLiveNYC this weekend on April 21st! Also don’t sleep on getting tickets to our live show June 9th in Brooklyn! Come kick off your summer with us!! We’re also starting #Selfies4theRevolutionSaturdays! So send us your selfies and why this selfie is revolutionary to you, along with your name and city you rep! For Currento Eventos we’re talking about anti-blackness/racism all over the damn place. We discuss the air...

Duration:00:40:59

#NiceForWhy

4/10/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we rocking Cardi #moneybags and also regular bags lol We start off with our VERY SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!! We’re having a live show June 9th in Brooklyn! Buy your tickets ASAP and come kick it with us!!! Buy tickets here:http://bgladiezlive.eventbrite.com/ For “Currento Eventos” we’re talking about the environmental pollution those on the island of Puerto Rico are dealing with in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Flint is ending it’s free bottled water program even tho...

Duration:00:39:46

You Deserve, We Deserve

4/3/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we dragging some heavy bags sis! In “Currento Eventos” we talk about the Alton Sterlin non-indictment as well as the recent tragic loss of Stephon Clark at the hands of police gun violence. We also talk about the best speeches from the March for our Lives (shoutout to Naomi Wadler & Edna Chavez!) In “What’s Your Baggage” we talk about our individual relationships with words, reading, writing and self expression. Estephanie talks about her learning difference and the...

Duration:00:32:43

You Tryin To F*ck Your Nanny?!

3/27/2018
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This week we have an All Baggage All the Time episode featuring the amazing Yeiry Guevara! Yeiry is a Texan-El Salvadorian multimedia artist based in NYC, a writer, and all around badass! Inspired by her piece “Unlearning My Sexual Shame” we invited her to come share with us more about her own journey to unlearn shame as a Queer Latinx person! We talked about our own journeys with sex and shame, sexual racism (and plain old racism), gender roles, where and how we all learned about sex, the...

Duration:01:13:18

Put Your Money Where Your Edges Are!

3/20/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we still in these bags pero what else is new?! For “Currento Eventos” we discuss Katy Perry continuing on her tour of trashness and forcing a 19 year old kid into unwanted sexual contact (AKA assault), Rihanna calls outs Snapchat and it fucks up their money (as it should!), and we mourn the death of Afro-Brasileira Marielle Franco assassinated for her political and racial activism. “What’s Your Baggage?” this week was inspired by Ev’Yan Whitney’s...

Duration:00:46:01

AMERICA Is Good In Theory But Not In Practice

3/13/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we’re ready to take on the fuckery that’s in full effect out in these American streets! In “Currento Eventos” we discuss the “surprising” discovery of a white Florida teacher’s white supremacist views and racist ass podcast. (Wow you mean no one knew that most of our schools are full of both blatant and “well intentioned” white supremacist??) We also discuss how the immigration crackdown has begun to affect farmers and crops in California and finally we talk about...

Duration:00:45:41

You Lose Money When You A Racist

3/6/2018
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Welcome ya’ll to another week of Bag Ladiez! This week in “Currento Eventos” we discuss just how dumb racists really look by discussing two incidents of racial profiling, one in a Target in Minnesota and another by a racist cop in Boston. We also talk about a cool youth led campaign to remix famous movie posters with Black characters in England led by youth activists from Brixton. In “What’s Your Baggage” we discuss the word “NO” and why we don’t say it enough. We discuss the politics of...

Duration:00:40:57

Black Panther Making Dreams Come True

2/27/2018
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Another week another Bag Ladiez episode! This week we kick off “Currento Eventos” by discussing the political action coming from the survivors of the Marjory Stoneman shooting in Parkland, Florida including the activism of Latinx teen Emma Gonzalez, why arming teachers is a TERRIBLE TERRIBLE TERRIBLE idea, and we talk Black Panther sales and numbers! Black Panther Spoilers from 19:55- 37:00!! In “What’s Your Baggage” we discuss Black Panther and what it meant for us to see all that beautiful...

Duration:00:52:14

Woke Foods!

2/20/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez we have an All Baggage All the Time episode! We talked with the duo behind Woke Foods! Merelis and Ysanet are two Afro-Indigenous Dominican women who believe food is medicine and are on a mission to decolonize diets and put people on to their delicious plant-based Dominican recipes. Woke Foods uses a cooperative business model and taps into the healing traditions of Dominican food to create recipes, host cooking classes, offer meal planning, and cater events. We talk...

Duration:00:56:29

Get On Bessie Coleman's Level

2/13/2018
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TW: discussion of suicide and MH from 4:30-7:30 This week for “Currento Eventos” we’re discussing the growing number of suicide among women doctors/residents and especially at Mt. Sinai St. Luke’s hospital here in NYC, the flu is hitting hella hard this year #GetUrFluShot, and the tumblr famous anime ‘Yuri On Ice’ makes an appearance at the Olympics! In “What’s Your Baggage” we talk about the NYC grind and what it feels like when the city you love doesn’t love you back? Does NYC or the...

Duration:00:40:48

This Really Can't Be It!

2/6/2018
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Welcome! We all made it to another week of Bag Ladiez! This week for “Currento Eventos” we talk about 16 year old Bresha Meadows FINALLY being released (but she shouldn’t have been incarcerated ANYWAYS), the Superbowl and the implications on sex trafficking, and how a DHS employee (and our whole government) really sucks at his job *insert eyeroll here* For “What’s Your Baggage” we’re talking about Process Fatigue. Do you ever get overwhelmed by the idea that you’ll be working on being better...

Duration:00:34:44

Claim Your Space

1/30/2018
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This week with ya fave bag ladiez we talk for “Currento Eventos” about the Olympic and the symbolic gesture of peace between North and South Korea, the Latinx boyband CNCO shows their anti-Asian racism by being petty and dumb, and a book prize is launched to award thrillers that DON’T have sexual assault as a plot point. In “What’s your Baggage” we answer some baggage mail! We talk about what it feels like when a white person introduces you to some dope shit in your own culture or in general...

Duration:00:37:41

America Is A Scam

1/23/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiezzzzz we start off by talking a bit about our guest episode on #InnerHoeUprising who invited us to talk about our experiences as Afrolatinx womxn! For “Currento Eventos” we talk about the speculation going around about Tracee Ellis Ross pay gap, the imminent government shutdown (which is over now but still no Dream Act?! #DREAMACTNOW), the Women’s march, and Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman confronts her abuser at trial of the USA Olympic doctor who abused hundreds of young...

Duration:00:45:01

Your Handshake Should Not Define You

1/16/2018
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This week on Bag Ladiez In “Currento Eventos” we discuss H&M whole dumbass decision making process and plain old racism, Kentucky (and America) continues to hate poor people and imposes a work requirement for medicaid, and Dump is an asshole (of course). For “What’s Your Baggage” we discuss Trauma. What does it mean to have trauma? How do we know we have it and how do we each deal with it? In “Put it in your bag” Estephanie brings in NYX makeup an affordable and great quality makeup brand...

Duration:00:41:17