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Two mixed race girls, who have mixed feelings about this world we're living in, shed light on issues of race and gender (and other divisive issues) in a way that is healthy, respectful, comical, honest, and a little geeky. Do you have a question or topic you'd like us to cover? Let us know at biracialunicorns[at]gmail[dot]com.

Two mixed race girls, who have mixed feelings about this world we're living in, shed light on issues of race and gender (and other divisive issues) in a way that is healthy, respectful, comical, honest, and a little geeky. Do you have a question or topic you'd like us to cover? Let us know at biracialunicorns[at]gmail[dot]com.
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United States

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Two mixed race girls, who have mixed feelings about this world we're living in, shed light on issues of race and gender (and other divisive issues) in a way that is healthy, respectful, comical, honest, and a little geeky. Do you have a question or topic you'd like us to cover? Let us know at biracialunicorns[at]gmail[dot]com.

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English


Episodes

Episode 6 * Death to Colorblindness

1/15/2019
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In this episode we start to delve into the world of colorism ... 5:40...this week's launching point: "Can races be racist against themselves?," 6:53...define colorism and look at the history, 11:37...take a global view of colorism (of course with a heavy comparison to colorism in the US), 22:56...talk about our own experiences with colorism, 35:44...ponder steps to overcoming colorism, discuss our issues with "colorblindism," and Dani rants about the race as a social...

Duration:01:17:41

Episode 5 * Podcasting Like It's 1999 (Quick Question Episode)

1/1/2019
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Happy new year! In this episode we are trying to clear the docket with some "easy" questions... 1:11 ...but first we lament the passage of time... 8:05 Do you wear sunscreen/suncream?;... 12:21 Can I touch your hair?;... 20:58 Can I say the N word?;... 31:00 Do you date outside of your race?;... 32:56 What should I call you? Black? African American? Hispanic? Latino? Latinx? Chicano? (Racial terms);... 38:28 What box do you check on forms?;... 42:18 Do you feel that being mixed has...

Duration:01:11:31

Christmas, An Over-thinker's Nightmare

12/25/2018
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BONUS EPISODE! Merry Christmas. Here's some holiday fluff (err...cheer?) - Dani and Dameca decide what is and isn't racist about Christmas. <3 This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

Duration:00:10:17

Episode 4 * Dameca & Dani Ruin Christmas (Movies)

12/18/2018
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Happy holidays! In this episode we... 3:30 ...share holiday travel plans; 7:50 ...talk about winter holidays;... 13:10 ...lightly touch on the religious aspects of Christmas ... 16:41...explore some of Saint Nicholas's history (and, uh, Black Pete),... 26:22...and look at our favorite holiday movies and deep dive into the problems with Hallmark Chirstmas Movies;... 56:16 ...share our happy places this week. Spoiler: Dani gets too vulnerable for her own liking. Thanks to Josef Scott of...

Duration:01:10:32

Episode 3 * Appropriation vs Appreciation

12/4/2018
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In this episode we... 3:21 ...lament our overuse of technology; 6:30 ...address a question about enjoying art/entertainment from a culture outside your own; 20:40 ...discuss cultural appropriation by members of the dominant culture (read: white people)... 29:22...and members of different marginalized cultures appropriating each other... 44:24...and acknowledge how murky it all can be; 56:21 ...share our happy places this week. Spoiler: Dameca may be vying for a sponsorship deal....

Duration:01:09:52

Episode 2 * Mixed and Married

11/20/2018
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In this episode we... 6:12:30 ...graze the tip of the iceberg of American Thanksgiving and English fascination with it; 10:15:09 ...address a common question about what interracial marriage is like while talking about our own experiences and a bit of history; 42:18:73 ...discuss kids in interracial marriages - what it's like to be them and how it is to raise them; 55:36:39 ...lay out our happy places this week. Spoiler: Dani is a bit of a walking stereotype. Thanks to Josef Scott of...

Duration:01:08:43

Episode 1 * Will You Be My Friend? (Part I)

11/6/2018
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Episode Notes: In our first official episode we... (2:33) ...discuss feelings/opinions related to the aftermath of the Kavanaugh confirmation and how you can help support the women in your life; (25:11) ...address a listener question about, as a white person, making new friends, specifically with people of color; (54:44) ...talk about our happy places/what's making us happy. Spoilers: who doesn't love blob weather? Thanks to Josef Scott for our theme music and Rosie of Dollipop Art...

Duration:00:51:03

Episode 0 * What Are You?

10/14/2018
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Episode Notes: Welcome to Biracial Unicorns! In this trailer, we go into a bit about who we are, why we're doing this, and what the podcast is - all while managing to last nearly 2 minutes before we make a Star Trek reference. If you have a question you'd like us to answer or a topic you'd like us to cover on the show, drop us a line at biracialunicorns@gmail.com. Like us on facebook or follow us on instagram @biracialunicorns. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

Duration:00:11:14