Explain to Me

There aren't enough Cori Bushes out there. **Trigger Warning**

Episode # 25 Notes: There aren't enough Cori Bushes out there. Trigger Warning

Recorded: 10/07/18

Episode Length: 31:10

Trigger Warning: Sexual violence/ Brett Kavanaugh

This week we answered questions from Pilar the host of @MaryBuckPodcast, "Explain to Me why people who are high functioning and depressed are unheard." Jake and Bex discussed local protests against Justice Kavanaugh and the idea of a Utopia lead by women of color. Then Reggy from @TheSpinPodcast asked, "Explain to me a time where you were stereotyped because of your race/ethnicity within your career."

This Episode is dedicated to Cori Bush and Occupy the 100. Get involved with local politics. Follow @Occupythe100 on Twitter and Facebook. Follow @CoriBush on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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We need to talk about Alaska. **Trigger Warning**

Episode # 24 Notes: We need to talk about Alaska.

Recorded: 9/30/18

Episode Length: 50:25

Trigger Warning: Sexual Violence against WOC/Trans and Non-binary folx. Tune out at 3:40, tune back in at 12:30

This week we did a listener focused episode and we brought Misty back for this discussion. We discussed four different topics. The first being My Favorite Murder/The True Crime Community lacking empathy, how we each deal with racism,and why politicians insist on shaming people into voting when nothing really changes. Also audio from @tylrsmall local digital storyteller asks, "What is a successful relationship?" Tune in.

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Who the fuck is Amy?

Episode #23 Notes: Who the fuck is Amy?

Recorded: 9/9/18

Episode Length: 42:46

This week Bex started the discussion by asking the guys to identify their privilege, Sean discusses what is the benefit of Nike supporting Colin Kaepernick?, and Jake discusses Mac Miller's death; as well as Ariana Grande being blame, and the idea that women are meant to be saviors. Tune in, and rate and subscribe!

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I think we just lost a listener in Canada

Episode # 22 Notes: I think we just lost a listener in Canada

Recorded: 8/28/18

Episode Length: 35:12

This week Jake kicked it off by discussing the local protest at Boeing, in response to the 40 school children who died in Yemen. Sean discussed the tragedy in Jacksonville. Bex lightened the mood by asking the guys to explain their favorite Saturday Morning Cartoons. Tune in.

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White people too, obviously.

Episode #21 Notes: White people too, obviously.

Recorded: 8/23/18

Episode Length: 46:35

This week we really needed a white ally perspective, cause sometimes there are things us POC really need Explained to us. So Misty joined us. We started the show with a listener question; from a local photographer @justinmikhailsolomon who asked, "Explain to me what it means to be a man". Sean asked, why are racist words an issue but racist policies arent? Bex discussed My Favorite Murder, and what we should expect from white allies. Finally Jake discussed surviving while being creative, in a Capitalist society. Stay tuned.

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It's my Birthday Decade, Bitch!

Episode #20 Notes: It's my Birthday Decade, Bitch!

Recorded: 8/13/18

Episode Length: 45:56

New Intro, who dis? Season 2 starts with a new intro by Jake. Sean started off the discussion asking who we would go on tour with. Bex mentions that Le Butcherettes will be at Fubar August 15th. This week Jake decide to not have a topic of his own instead, giving Bex the floor to discuss her recent experience with being followed by a strange guy. Many women chimed in with their stories, Z shared her story, the ladies from Bad at Love Podcast shared their stories too. Listener Victoria also wrote in to share her eerie experience. Stay tuned.

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That's what friends are for!

Episode #19 Notes: That's what friends are for!

Recorded: 8/6/18

Episode Length: 47:56

We're back! This week we caught up with each other and discussed what we did during the 3 week hiatus. Sean told us about his experience at Comic Con and going to Mexico for the first time, Bex discussed her trip to Europe and asked should America be less uptight about public urination, and Jake discussed some stuff that happened in the U.S, and asked what we are all doing to Decolonize in our lives. Also, a quick tangent about the 2nd Amendment and Aaron Sorkin. Stay tuned.

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We were colonized by lame-os.

Episode #18 Notes: We were colonized by Lame-os.

Recorded: 7/4/18

Episode Length: 67:07

This week we discussed the most uniquely un-American thing we have experienced, the Declaration of Independence and all the hypocrisy that makes up that vital document, and why white men think they can do whatever they want. We also discuss the podcast, A Speck in Space. This is also our bon voyage episode, we are going on vacation and will be on hiatus for three weeks. Stay tuned.

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Don't try to name the podcast, ok, I see you.

Episode #17 Notes: Don't try to name the podcast, ok, I see you.

Recorded: 6/28/18

Episode Length: 41:09

This week we discussed Childish Gambino's copyright allegations, Victory Day, why people still make up excuses for R. Kelly, and after the Capital Gazette Shooting, what are the pros and cons of Independent Media?

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You're interrupting the show, rude.

Episode # 16 Notes: You're interrupting the show, rude.

Recorded: 6/21/18

Episode Length: 48:36

This week we discussed the migrant children being held in detention camps and Latinx/Hispanix people who turn their back on their own people, how expensive mattresses are and how it is another reminder that Capitalism sucks, Comic Con and Blerdcon and which is the event to be more excited for, and finally Chris Hardwick and Nice Guy/Gaming Culture.

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