What will it take to bring everyone to the table and have an honest conversation about race? Is such a thing possible in this current climate where it seems like people of color are too often on one side with White people on the other? Take a listen and let me know what you think no matter if you agree or disagree. I definitely think this is a conversation worth having.
The promo today was for the true crime podcast Evidence Locker and you can find them on iTunes and Twitter @EvLockPodcast!
What's it like to feel like you don't belong to your own culture? Is it your culture? Do you have to belong and what does that mean? October from Ignorance Conscious joins me for the first time to talk about this and our experiences with being taught to code switch. Consider this pre-gaming for Black History Month which starts on Friday and is when October will upload her part of our conversation! You can find October on Facebook and Instagram at Ignorance Conscious and on Twitter...
We've got another global marriage, folks! This one is near and dear to my heart since I've been a massive fan of Bollywood for over half of my life. Because of the level of respect both Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas showed each other and their different traditions, I couldn't resist talking about it. Did you follow the couple and their wedding? Did it mean something to you or do you have something to say? Join on our Facebook Group: Some Kind of Brown World, Twitter, on my website Some...
This is the second part of my conversation with Agnauraq discussing straddling two cultures when you have Indigenous ties. You can find them on Twitter @taniayaak and on Instagram @agnauraq. If you'd like to join the conversation, head to our new facebook page, "Some Kind of Brown" and join the community through the community tab.
The wonderful Agnauraq from Twitter has graced us for the next couple episodes to talk about straddling racial and ethnic lines when you have racial ties. You can find Agnauraq on Twitter @tanaiyaak and Instagram @agnauraq. Be sure to check them out for their general awesomeness and art!
This episode is a little different from what I usually talk about, but my friend Kate, the host of Ignorance was Bliss is joining me to help me share my health struggles over the past 2 years. Be sure to check out part 2 of our conversation over on her podcast. You can find Kate at IWBpodcast on both Instagram and Twitter and she also has a Facebook page called Ignorance was Bliss.
My lovely friend, Sam Morel, joins me to ring in National Hispanic Heritage Month and shares his experience as a fellow multiracial! On this episode we dive into his struggles with identity and the Yandy apocalypse of 2018. You won't want to miss this one!
On this wrap up episode with Soph from Asian_Soph, we talk about the lack of education around Asians Americans and Japanese Americans in particular in the school system, crazy things people have said to us, and things you probably shouldn't say if you're trying to date a Mixed/Multiracial person! You can find Soph at Asian_Soph and MixedPresent on Instagram!
We've heard Soph's thoughts about Crazy Rich Asians and now we get to learn about the woman behind the perspective! In this part of her conversation you'll get to hear about some of her struggles as well as how her father encouraged her to be herself and claim her own identity! You can find Soph at Asian_Soph and Mixed Present on Instagram!