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From the author behind the bestselling Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race (http://renieddolodge.co.uk/books/) comes a podcast that takes the conversation a step further. Featuring key voices from the last few decades of anti-racist activism, About Race with Reni Eddo-Lodge looks at the recent history that lead to the politics of today. Join the conversation using the hashtag #AboutRacewithReni

From the author behind the bestselling Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race (http://renieddolodge.co.uk/books/) comes a podcast that takes the conversation a step further. Featuring key voices from the last few decades of anti-racist activism, About Race with Reni Eddo-Lodge looks at the recent history that lead to the politics of today. Join the conversation using the hashtag #AboutRacewithReni
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From the author behind the bestselling Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race (http://renieddolodge.co.uk/books/) comes a podcast that takes the conversation a step further. Featuring key voices from the last few decades of anti-racist activism, About Race with Reni Eddo-Lodge looks at the recent history that lead to the politics of today. Join the conversation using the hashtag #AboutRacewithReni

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@RenayRich

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English


Episodes

9: The Big Question

5/16/2018
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Reni has been asked this question numerous times but is she who you should ask? Featuring [Ra'ed Khan](https://twitter.com/RaedKhan_) from [Road to Freedom](http://roadtofreedom.org.uk/), [Gabby Edlin](https://twitter.com/doublebeewhy) from [Bloody Good Period](http://bloodygoodperiod.com) and Deputy Director of [Citizen's UK](http://www.citizensuk.org/) and author [Matthew Bolton](https://twitter.com/MatthewBolton_). Fully-linked transcript, episodes and BTS pictures over on...

Duration:00:39:15

8: The Anti-Racist Renaissance

5/9/2018
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Are the tides changing and are we all woke? Featuring actor, rapper, writer and activist [Riz Ahmed](https://twitter.com/rizmc), award-winning film and television producer [Alison Owen](https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0654077/), Actress, Writer and Director [Meera Syal](https://twitter.com/MeeraSyal), former television commissioner and activist [Farrukh Dhondy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farrukh_Dhondy) and Shadow Home Secretary [Diane Abbott](https://twitter.com/HackneyAbbott). Fully-linked...

Duration:00:36:15

7: White Women Crying is Racist!

5/2/2018
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Reni looks at the realities of intersectional feminism featuring activists [Sisters Uncut](http://www.sistersuncut.org/) and author, journalist and feminist [Laurie Penny](http://laurie-penny.com/). Fully-linked transcripts, episodes and BTS pictures available at [AboutRacePodcast.com](http://aboutracepodcast.com) Podcast recommendation of the week is I[n Good Company with Otegha Uwagba](https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/in-good-company-with-otegha-uwagba/id1294215581?mt=2) **Follow the...

Duration:00:26:26

6: Shout Out Miss Beep part 2

4/25/2018
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We've gotten to know Reni and now comedian and presenter [Nish Kumar](https://twitter.com/MrNishKumar) will delve into how and why '_[Why I'm no Longer Talking to White People About Race](https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/why-im-no-longer-talking-to-white-people-about-race-9781408870570/)_' came to be. Featuring senior comminsing editor at Bloomsbury Publishing [Alexa von Hirschberg](https://twitter.com/alexavh) and journalist, activist and author [Owen Jones](https://twitter.com/OwenJones84)....

Duration:00:26:31

5: Shout Out Miss Beep part 1

4/18/2018
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Who is Reni Eddo-Lodge? Comedian, actor and presenter [Nish Kumar](http://www.nishkumar.co.uk/) helps us find out. Full transcripts, episodes and BTS photos available at [AboutRacePodcast.com](http://aboutracepodcast.com) Our Podcast recommendation of the week is [The Receipts Podcast](https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-receipts-podcast/id1177040764?mt=2). Follow the team: Host/Writer [@ReniReni](http://twitter.com/renireni) Producer [@RenayRich](http://twitter.com/renayrich) Researcher...

Duration:00:19:44

4: Political Blackness

4/11/2018
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Reni deep dives into what political blackness means to the different generations. Featuring the Shadow Home Secretary [Diane Abbott MP](https://twitter.com/HackneyAbbott), former TV commissioner and activist [Farrukh Dhondy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farrukh_Dhondy), rapper, poet, author and activist [Akala](http://twitter.com/akalamusic), activists [Sisters Uncut](http://www.sistersuncut.org/) and Operation Black Vote's [Simon Woolley](http://www.obv.org.uk/about-us). Fully-linked...

Duration:00:29:50

3: White Season part 2

4/4/2018
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Reni digs deeper into the left behind white working class narrative. Featuring musician [Billy Bragg](http://www.billybragg.co.uk/home.php), rapper, poet, activist and author [Akala](https://twitter.com/akalamusic), journalist, author and activist [Owen Jones](https://www.theguardian.com/profile/owen-jones) and author and scholar [Alana Lentin](http://www.alanalentin.net/). Fully-linked transcripts, episodes and BTS pictures available at [AboutRacePodcast.com](http://aboutracepodcast.com)...

Duration:00:23:29

2: White Season part 1

3/28/2018
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Reni looks into the rise of the far right in Britain. With musician [Billy Bragg](https://twitter.com/billybragg), journalist and author [Daniel Trilling](https://twitter.com/trillingual) and journalist, author and activist [Owen Jones](https://twitter.com/OwenJones84). Fully-linked transcripts, episodes and BTS photos are available at [AboutRacePodcast.com](http://aboutracepodcast.com) Join the conversation using...

Duration:00:25:16

1: Things Can Only Get Better

3/21/2018
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Reni Eddo-Lodge looks back to a time some considered post-racial Britain. This episode features Operation Black Vote's [Simon Woolley](https://www.theguardian.com/profile/simonwoolley), former television commissioner and activist [Farrukh Dhondy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farrukh_Dhondy) and Actress/Writer [Meera Syal](https://twitter.com/MeeraSyal). Join the conversation using [#AboutRacewithReni](https://twitter.com/search?q=%23AboutRacewithReni&src=tyah) Fully-linked transcript and...

Duration:00:25:15

Trailer

2/26/2018
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Series coming 22nd March. [AboutRacePodcast.com](http://aboutracepodcast.com)

Duration:00:01:21