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-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
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