From Colonialism to Curry

This week, Beki and Maria catch up on a book that Maria is currently reading called ‘Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race’ by Reni Eddo-Lodge. In this episode, we discuss racism…

Children of the Dragon

The owner of Amplified Marketing, instructor at General Assembly and volunteer at The Arthritis Foundation, Anh shares her background as a first-generation American immigrant from Vietnam and why she’s so passionate about what she does…

It’s Not All Hashtags and Rainbows

Michael Kaye, Global Communications Manager at OKCupid and member of the steering committee for the Human Rights Campaign’s Greater New York Chapter, joins us to talk about the growing number of people supporting social justice…

Words Matter

Beki and Maria discuss the difference between Scandinavia and “Minnesota Nice.” But more importantly, they talk about racially offensive phrases to consider dropping–including “urban” and “inner city”–and the importance of understanding others’ viewpoints and experiences,…