Black and Highly Dangerous Podcast
Episode 186: Otherbrothering w/ Dr. Jamel Miller
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-67zp7-1093b06 For today's episode, Tyrell and Daphne welcome Dr. Jamel Miller, a professional school counselor and adjunct professor at Kennesaw State University. In addition to exploring his academic journey and interests, they discuss Dr. Miller's concept of "otherbrothering" in research on Black male collegians, how the pandemic has impacted students of color in schools, and the recent debate on CRT in the classroom.
Episode 185: Podcasting101
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-ed2sp-1091c6f For today’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne answer your questions about starting and sustaining a podcast. They begin by discussing their own experiences with podcasting and what it means to podcast with a purpose (2:17). The hosts also have a conversation about the importance of allowing your podcast to evolve (11:00), building systems to help sustain your podcast (17:11), and investing in your show (21:55). Tyrell and Daphne also share their favorite podcasting equipment and software (24:30), potential challenges with starting a podcast (29:40), and advice on how to avoid burnout (36:45). They close the episode by discussing how to build a loyal following (40:22) and final considerations when starting a podcast (43:55).
Episode 184: Investing 101 w/ Dshawn Thomas
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-xhc5z-1087a20 For today’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne welcome D’Shawn Thomas, a structural engineer, corporate functions professional, and investor. They begin the episode by learning more about D’Shawn’s background and journey to becoming an investor (3:00). They then discuss advice and resources for beginning investors (11:05) as well as mistakes to avoid when investing (24:45). Next, they have a conversation about various types of real estate investing as well as the challenges associated with investing in real estate (30:45). They close the episode by discussing additional resources for starting your investing journey (47:45). Resources:BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast
Episode 183: Sha'Carri, Cosby, and Swim Caps
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-t46cj-107f842 For this week’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne discuss the latest news and events as they prepare for a BhD summer break. The hosts begin by catching up on life (00:30) and sharing “Oh Lawd” news (8:20), including the summer Olympics, Bill Cosby’s release (23:08), a white supremacist demonstration in Philadelphia (30:38), HBO’s decision to not renew Lovecraft Country (33:48), and more. They also have a conversation about the COVID-19 Delta variant (41:18), 2022 senate elections (43:50), and the backlash against Kevin Samuels (47:15). Resources: BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast Presidential Rankings - https://www.c-span.org/presidentsurvey2021/?page=overall Sha’Carri Richardson not on U.S. Olympic track and field team - https://olympics.nbcsports.com/2021/07/06/shacarri-richardson-olympic-team-tokyo/ Walmart's New Insulin Still Too Expensive, Advocates Say - https://www.webmd.com/diabetes/news/20210701/walmarts-new-insulin-still-too-expensive-advocates-say Bill Cosby’s Release From Prison, Explained - https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/01/arts/television/bill-cosby-conviction-overturned-why.html Delta Is Now The Dominant Coronavirus Variant In The U.S. - https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2021/07/06/1013582342/delta-is-now-the-dominant-coronavirus-variant-in-the-u-s
Episode 182: Where There's Smoke, There's...Liars?
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-3zkbe-1076ad5 For this week’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne discuss the latest news and events. The hosts begin by catching up on life (00:30) and sharing “Oh Lawd” news (10:20). They then discuss General Milley’s comments on critical race theory (24:50) and the latest Shaun King controversy (30:10). They also have a conversation about the Derek Chauvin sentencing (42:05), ongoing voter suppression efforts, the Democratic Party (47:30), the DOJ lawsuit against Georgia (52:15), and the student loan crisis (54:10). They close the episode by discussing entertainment, including binge-worthy shows (58:00) and the Tik Tok influencer strike (1:05:45). Resources: BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast A hotel chain CEO says cashless tipping, in addition to raises and bonuses, could stop workers quitting and ease the labor shortage - https://www.businessinsider.com/labor-shortage-hei-hotels-resorts-bigger-tips-retention-gratuities-darnall-2021-6 Amazon Burning Through Workers So Fast, Executives Worry They'll Run Out of People to Hire, NY Times Report Finds - https://www.essence.com/news/amazon-burning-through-workers/ 76-Year-Old Black Woman Released From Prison Amid Pandemic, Sent Back for Missing Phone Calls While Taking a Class - vhttps://www.theroot.com/76-year-old-black-woman-released-from-prison-amid-pande-1847193958 IKEA Apologizes After Employees Protest Over Juneteenth Menu with Fried Chicken and Watermelon - https://people.com/food/ikea-apologizes-after-employees-protest-over-juneteenth-menu-with-fried-chicken-and-watermelon/ Tamir Rice’s Mother Calls Out Shaun King After ‘Toxic’ Conversation: ‘God Will Deal With You, White Man’ (UPDATE) - https://www.complex.com/life/tamir-rice-mother-calls-out-shaun-king-toxic-conversation-white-man/ Shaun King Accused Of Creating Fake Twitter Account To Defend His Actions In Samaria Rice Controversy, He Denies It (Exclusive) - https://theshaderoom.com/shaun-king-accused-of-creating-fake-twitter-account-to-defend-his-actions-in-samaria-rice-controversy-he-denies-it-exclusive/ Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against the State of Georgia to Stop Racially Discriminatory Provisions of New Voting Law - https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/justice-department-files-lawsuit-against-state-georgia-stop-racially-discriminatory 90 Percent of Student Loan Borrowers Say They're Not Ready to Restart Payments: Survey - https://www.newsweek.com/90-percent-student-loan-borrowers-say-theyre-not-ready-restart-payments-survey-1604331
Episode 181: Social Movements w/ Dr. Fernando Tormos-Aponte
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-jje9k-106d994 For today’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne welcome Dr. Fernando Tormos-Aponte, an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland Baltimore County and Visiting Scholar at Johns Hopkins University. During the interview, they discuss his efforts and identity as a scholar-activist (33:15), the defining characteristics of social movements (37:40), and the role of social media in movement building (41:10). They also have a conversation about his research on how social movements cope with internal divisions (45:30) as well as the factors that stifle social movements (49:00), including protesting while Black and resource constraints. They close the episode by discussing political struggles and movements in Puerto Rico (51:40), the Black Lives Matter movement (1:00:30), and the #StopAsianHate campaign (1:09:50). Other Topics Include: 00:30 - Catch up with Ty and Daphne 10:10 - BhD “Oh Lawd” News 28:30 - Introduction of Today’s Topic 31:10 - Learn More About Dr. Fernando Tormos-Aponte 1:18:16- Ty and Daphne Reflect on the Interview Resources: BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast Dr. Fernando Tormos-Aponte - http://www.fernandotormos.com Twitter - @fernandotormos
Episode 179: Black Lives in France w/ Dr. Jean Beaman
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-zacfi-105a213 For today’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne welcome Dr. Jean Beaman—an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, whose ethnographic research focuses on race, racism, international migration, and state-sponsored violence. They begin the episode by discussing Dr. Beaman’s motivation for becoming a sociologist and how sociology can help us make sense of the world (28:15). Next, they discuss her research on state-sponsored violence (34:00) and teaching about race in the higher education context (38:14). They also have a conversation about her book (41:25), Citizen Outsider, and how state-sponsored violence and activism differ in the United States and France (47:38). They close the interview by discussing her experience as a Black American woman navigating France (54:40), how gender shapes both activism and representation in political movements (57:00), and global anti-Blackness amid COVID-19 (1:02:10). Other Topics Include 00:30 - Catch up with Tyrell and Daphne 06:05 - “Oh Lawd” News 24:20 - Introduction of the Topic 27:55 - Learn more about Dr. Jean Beaman 1:13:40 - Tyrell and Daphne Reflect on the Interview Resources BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast Dr. Beaman’s Website - https://ucsb.academia.edu/JeanBeaman Twitter - @jean23bean
Episode 178: Black Women in Politics w/ Dr. Nadia Brown
Source: https://www.podbean.com/eau/pb-fxpp9-104fc95 For today’s episode, Tyrell and Daphne welcome Dr. Nadia Brown, an incoming professor in the Department of Government and director of the Women's and Gender Studies program at Georgetown University. During the episode, they discuss her book, Sisters in the Statehouse: Black Women and Legislative Decision Making (33:40), and the implications of her theory on representational identity for legislative decision-making (40:00). They also have a conversation about the outcome of Black women’s political engagement (46:28) and pressing social issues among Black women (52:00). They close the episode by discussing Dr. Brown’s recent book, Sister Style: The Politics of Appearance for Black Women Political Elites. Specifically, they explore her motivation for writing the book (59:30), the political ramifications of Black women’s physical appearance (1:06:50), how Black women manage perceptions (1:09:50), and generational differences related to political attitudes and appearance (1:11:20). Other Topics Include 00:30 - Catch up with Tyrell and Daphne 06:18 - “Oh Lawd” News 21:10 - Introduction of the Topic 24:00 - Learn more about Dr. Nadia Brown 1:15:22 - The Importance of Centering Black Women in Politics 1:18:40 Tyrell and Daphne Reflect on the Interview Resources BhD Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/bhdpodcast Dr. Nadia Brown - https://www.nadiaebrownphd.com Dr. Nadia Brown Twitter/Social Media - @BrownPhDGirl Sister Style: The Politics of Appearance for Black Women Political Elites - https://global.oup.com/academic/product/sister-style-9780197540572?cc=us&lang=en&