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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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English


Episodes

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...

Duration:00:34:44

Claim Your Space

1/28/2018
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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...

Duration:00:37:41

America Is A Scam

1/21/2018
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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...

Duration:00:45:01

Your Handshake Should Not Define You

1/15/2018
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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

Take Your Compliment And Go!!!

1/7/2018
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Another week, another bag! We start off with prayers for the victims of the Bronx Fire, the deadliest fire in 25 years in NYC. We also talk about Bruno Mars and Cardi B bringing Bronx Boogie and New Jack Swing backkkkk ayyyy! #bardigang This week on Bag Ladiez for "Currento Eventos" we’re talking about Dump’s policies targetting those living with HIV/AIDS and the disproportionate effect on Black and Brown communities, the new Black Panther toy commercial gave us warm and fuzzy feelings...

Duration:00:44:14

My Flirting Is Just Talking

1/1/2018
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It’s the first episode of 2018! This week we felt a little weird about talking about news the regular way so for “Currento Eventos” we did a little recap of some of the most powerful moments and movements of 2017! We talked about #Metoo, punching Nazis, the 2017 elections, what it means to resist, and the growing number of Black people being represented in the media! 2017 was a whole mess but there was power to be found there. For “What’s Your Baggage” we talk about hierarchies in...

Duration:00:38:04

Baggage Recap: Hope 2018 Embarrasses Them

12/24/2017
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WE BACK! This is our LAST episode of 2017! We’re happy to end the year with you all! This episode we did an All Baggage All the Time where we recap some of the topics we’ve talked about over the past TWO YEARS! We talk about some notable all baggage episodes like our relationships with our moms, anti-Blackness in Latinx culture, self love aka TRULY fucking with yourself, natural hair, mental health, using your voice, allyship and our hopes for the next year for Bag Ladiez and beyond! Thank...

Duration:00:55:34

The Only Lina We Acknowledge

11/20/2017
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Welcome to another week of Bag Ladiez! Don’t forget to check out our Teespring here:https://teespring.com/stores/bag-ladiez! It’s the first time we’ve sold things and just in time for the holiday season! Support your favorite Bag Ladiez! This week for “Currento Eventos” we’re talking about trash white people with too much power and not enough sense (aka Lena Dunham and a self hating Ohio politician), we discuss the #NYCStripperStrike, and Jordan Peele’s response to the why is Get Out in...

Duration:00:40:16

If You Waited In Line To Buy Jordans, You Can Go Vote

11/13/2017
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Welcome to another week of Bag Ladiez! Don’t forget to check out our Teespring here:https://teespring.com/stores/bag-ladiez! It’s the first time we’ve sold things and just in time for the holiday season! Support your favorite Bag Ladiez! This week for “Currento Eventos” we’re talking about male victims of sexual assault and Terry Crews, the most recent elections, Univision FINALLY having an Afrolatinx news anchor after 55 years of whiteness, and Spelman and Morehouse get called out about...

Duration:00:42:15

Just Put Some Butter and Some Salt and You Good.

11/6/2017
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This week on Bag Ladies WE GOT MERCHHHH! Check out our tee spring store and buy a sweater with our faces on it, it’s cute we swear! In “Currento Eventos” we’re talking about #JusticeforJazzy, racist white gentrifiers at the Strand Cafe in BedStuy hate Black kids and Halloween, Kpop fans wanna fight about something but be racist about it? And it’s not cool. In “What’s your Baggage?” we’re discussing trust issues AGAIN. Why you ask? Because you really think one conversation about it solves...

Duration:00:36:24

Bendito Nazi Weekend Got Ruined

10/29/2017
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HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! This week is a great week on Bag Ladies! We’re lanunching a tee-spring campaign! YES you can now wear our faces on your body! Check out our store here: https://teespring.com/stores/bag-ladiez *its a halloween miracle! For “Currento Eventos” we’re talking about how the NFL continues to have us fucked up, another bullshit abortion plan from the GOP (UGH), and how the alt-right’s super fun racist rally weekend plans got ruined (HA). In “What’s Your Baggage” we’re revisiting...

Duration:00:38:30

7.5 Men Out Of 10 Are TRASH #Science

10/24/2017
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TRIGGER WARNING: Discussion of sexual assault and trauma as we e discuss the Harvey Trash story this week in "Currento Eventos" and for "What’s Your Baggage." Discussion of Rape Culture runs from 18:58 to 34:28. This week on Bag Ladies WE BACK WE BACK *Chance voice* In “Currento Eventos” we discuss Lupita Nyong’o speaking out about her own encounter with Harvey TRASH, Solange calling out The Evening Standard for doing exactly what she told them NOT TO DO AKA TOUCH HER HAIR, and we talk...

Duration:00:43:50

Brown Girl Recovery

10/16/2017
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This week we bring you an All Baggage All the Time featuring our friend BC! She's a magical Black woman bringing community healing to the Bronx//Uptown! BC is the founder of "Brown Girl Recovery LLC an organization dedicated to providing community healing sessions for women of color in the Bronx and other uptown areas in NYC." We talk to BC about what it means to be a Brown girl in recovery, why community healing is important (ESPECIALLY FOR BLACK AND BROWN WOMEN), and just dealing with...

Duration:00:51:29

The Male Gaze: Why ya be doing this?

10/9/2017
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This week on Bag Ladies we’re talking about *sigh* Dump and the GOP rolling back abortion rights with an arbitrary fucked up new bill, the Feds is watching if you care about Black people at all apparently, and we talk about America’s problematic gun culture and normalization of mass shootings. THIS IS NOT NORMAL! For baggage we’re talking all about THE MALE GAZE (Can men not stare though???) We’re putting in our bags Estephanie’s art youtube channel (Go support her!) and Fear of the...

Duration:00:39:10

We Got Alligators and Taylor Swift Coming Out Of Toilets.

10/2/2017
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This week on Bag Ladies WE ARE TIRED, BUT WE’RE HERE. We’re talking about Dump’s CHILDISHNESS against the Mayor of San Juan who needs HELP. We’re also discussing Colin Kaepernick’s protest and the fact everyone has taken it and misshapen it, and we’re discussing OJ Simpson’s new freedom and the fact that the AG of Florida definitely doesn’t want it to bring her to her state (like they don’t have bigger shit to worry about). For Baggage we’re taking on the idea of academic elitism (FYI: it...

Duration:00:33:51

When Cardi Wins, We All Win

9/25/2017
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This week on Bag Ladies first things first we’re celebrating our girl CARDI B HITTING NUMBER ONE ON THE BILLBOARD CHARTS!! For Currento Eventos we’re covering Dump’s stupid ass comments on Kaepernick’s ongoing protest, “sympathy” for cruise lines going to Carribbean islands still dealing with the effects of #Irma & #Maria, and Microsoft & Google try to do more about rampant revenge porn. Considering the times we’re living in Estephanie and I discuss for ‘What’s your Baggage’ the idea of...

Duration:00:33:43

La Escalera

9/19/2017
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This week on Bag Ladies we’re processing a few racist attacks first an 8 year old boy was almost lynched by a group of teens in New Hampshire and a student was dragged from his seat to make him stand for the pledge of allegiance. Finally this dumb ass Bodega start-up has attempted to attack ACTUAL BODEGAS and we all said hell nah basically. For baggage we’re talking about the trials & tribulations of ONLINE DATING. We’re putting in our bag two books! Juliet takes a breath by Queer Latinx...

Duration:00:34:25

You Ain't Even The First Selena

9/12/2017
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Trigger warning: discussion of death/mourning & sexual assault This week on Bag Ladiez we’re talking about Betsy DeVos’s basic ass (even though we wish weren’t) and sexual assault protections on college campuses, we discuss Munroe Bergdorf’s firing from a L’Oreal diversity campaign over stating STRAIGHT FACTS, and a memorial dedicated to the enslaved people sold in the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade is erected at the UN headquarters in NYC. For baggage we’re discussing THE BIG SLEEP, our...

Duration:00:33:33

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