https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-h2gtu-b151a0 We're back with part 2 of the conversation with Soph! We expand into some history of AAPI groups that aren't often talked about like the Hmong, Cambodian (Khmer), Laotian, South West Asians, and Native Hawaiians. Not only that, but we touch on the ever interesting relationship between Asian Americans! You can find both her … Continue reading Episode 25 – AAPI Month ft. Asian_Soph Pt. 2
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-zwi24-b0849c Soph from Asian_Soph and Mixed Present on Instagram is back to help bring Asian American Pacific Islander Month to our podcast! Asian Americans have a long and often overlooked history in the United States, so we're taking the opportunity to fight that as much as we can by educating people. She came ready with … Continue reading Episode 24 – Asian American Pacific Islander Month with Asian_Soph Pt. 1
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-vippx-aff85e I just watched Beyoncé’s Netflix special, Homecoming, and it made me more than proud to be a Black woman. Beyoncé is a cultural icon and basically the very embodiment of female Black power, strength, beauty, and resilience! Is it obvious that I loved it? If you haven't checked out this documentary, drop everything! Here are … Continue reading Episode 23 – Beyoncé, Homecoming, and Blackness
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-i86pz-ad9e93 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 … Continue reading Episode 22: POC Vs. White People?
You read that correctly, I am now living above the Mason-Dixon Line! It feels crazy to type and started just as crazy an urge to reevaluate my perspective. Moving has really got me thinking this idea of an idealized North that's a haven for minorities and free thought. It's kind of sad that it took … Continue reading Episode 21: North of the Mason-Dixon
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-5hzja-a9fe99 You read that correctly, I am now living above the Mason-Dixon Line! It feels crazy to type and started just as crazy an urge to reevaluate my perspective. If you had a preconceived idea of the North or South and then moved, please share your experiences at firstname.lastname@example.org or on our Facebook Group, Some Kind … Continue reading Episode 21 – North of the Mason-Dixon
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 … Continue reading Episode 20 – Code Switching and Finding a Place
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. I was … Continue reading Episode 19 – Mixed Feature: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-p29u7-a2b918 Seeing the pictures of my great-grandparents and learning the truth of my Indigenous background was almost a life altering experience for me. Please let me know if you've gone on an exploration of your ethnic or racial backgrounds and have felt the same! You can communicate with me through our Private Facebook Page, "Some … Continue reading Episode 18 – Multiracial Journey of Discovery
I just wanted to really quickly touch base with all of you again now that things are really moving! I have moved my hosting from SoundCloud over to Podbean. It took me a hot minute to get used to everything and I'm still learning. Honestly, who decided I can do this unsupervised?! Here is the … Continue reading Episode 17: Super Important Updates!