Black and Highly Dangerous
By Tyrell & Daphne
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The purpose of this podcast is to take everyday questions, conversations, and debates and attempt to provide answers by including up-to-date research along with occasional interviews from experts. We like to have fun dialogue about interesting topics while simultaneously educating folks on the various subjects we discuss. This podcast is meant to bridge the gap between the world of academia and The People. We'll listen to make sure the questions you want answered are asked. When you listen to us, you'll always have new facts to bring to the conversation with friends on the hottest topics. And as always, continue to be the oppressor's worst fear.
||CleanEpisode 22: “Gotta Have My Pops” - A Conversation About Fatherhood w/ Our Dads||In celebration of Father’s Day, Ty and Daphne discuss parenthood with two very special guests—their fathers. Mr. Irving Penn (Daphne’s dad) and Mr. Cornelius Connor ...||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21: “The No Freedom League (NFL)” - A Conversation About Black Athletes and Protest w/ Dr. Arthur Banton||The recent NFL national anthem policy has sparked a number of conversations about the status and treatment of black athletes in professional sports. Today, we ...||6/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20: “Game of Loans” - A Conversation About Student Loans and For-Profit Colleges||The United States is currently facing a student loan crisis. At almost $1.5 trillion, student loan debt is impacting the health, wealth, and happiness of ...||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19: “This is America” - A Conversation About Gun Control & Policy||In the past 5 months, more U.S. students have been killed in school shootings than U.S. military personnel serving in combat operations. Following each devastating ...||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18: “Get Ya Baby, Black Mom, Get Ya Baby”- A Conversation About Pregnancy for Black Women w/ Dr. Nicole Sparks||Statistics indicate that black mothers and infants in the United States are more likely than their white counterparts to die from pregnancy-related causes. Given that ...||5/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: “Mama, You Know I Love You” - A Conversation About Motherhood w/ Our Mamas||In celebration of Mother’s Day, Ty and Daphne discuss the joys and struggles of motherhood with two very special guests—their mothers. Mrs. Francine Connor (Ty’s ...||5/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: “Vote or Die” - A Conversation About Voting w/ Dr. Ariel White||With the upcoming midterm elections, voting and voting rights have once again become hot topics of discussion. Today we interview Dr. Ariel White an assistant ...||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15: “Hillman or Harvard?” - A Conversation About HBCUs and PWIs w/ Drs. O’rear and Elegbede||With her powerful and entertaining Coachella performance celebrating HBCU culture, Beyonce recently reinvigorated the HBCU versus PWI debate that resurfaces every few months on black ...||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: “Do Ya Love Me Mary Jane” - A Conversation About Marijuana And Society||In recent years, marijuana has been the subject of much debate as states across the country consider decriminalizing and/or legalizing the drug for recreational use. ...||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13: “Got 99 Problems, But A Book Ain’t One” - A Conversation About Hip Hop w/ Dr. Mark Anthony Neal||The focus of today’s conversation is hip hop, popular culture, and the representation of blackness in the media. We interviewed Dr. Mark Anthony Neal, a ...||4/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: “There Goes the Hood” - A Conversation About Gentrification w/ Dr. Lance Freeman||Generally described as a process that results in the displacement of economically disadvantaged people of color, gentrification has taken on a negative connotation and remains ...||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: “A War on Blacks…I Mean Drugs” - A Conversation About Drug Policy||The governmental and media response to the recent opioid crisis, which rejects the flawed ideology that we can arrest our way out of the problem, ...||3/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: “I Ain’t Crazy?!” - A Conversation About Mental Health w/ Dr. Shavonne Moore||Often perceived as a “white” issue or a problem best handled by the church, mental health is a subject that has historically been absent from ...||3/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 09: “Justice For All?” - A Conversation About The State of Public Defense w/ Ashley Adams||The Sixth Amendment guarantees the rights of individuals to a public trial, the right to a lawyer, and the right to an impartial jury. However, ...||3/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 08: “What Does It Mean To Sound Black?” - A Conversation About Sociolinguistics w/ Dr. Nicole Holliday||What does it mean to sound black? What roles do language and dialect play in racial stereotyping and prejudice? How do we de-stigmatize African American ...||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 07: “Financial Freedom, Our Only Hope” - A Conversation About Personal Finances w/ Ash Cash||Within the United States, the wealth gap between black and white households continues to grow, and by 2053, the median wealth of Black Americans is ...||2/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 06: “Wakanda Forever” - A Conversation About Black Panther||Since its premiere, Black Panther has been the hot topic of conversations in living rooms and on social media. The highly anticipated film shattered records ...||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 05: “Complexion Don’t Mean A Thing” - A Conversation About Colorism||Last week we tackled the topic of natural hair, discrimination, and the law. This week discuss an important and related issue—colorism. Professor Trina Jones, a ...||2/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 04: “Please, Don’t Touch My Hair” - A Conversation About Natural Hair and the Law||Black women across the world are embracing their naturally kinky and coily hair. However, in recent years, some schools and businesses have enforced grooming standards ...||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 03: Black and Blue - Pt. 3 A Conversation with a Black Police Officer||Episode 03 Description What does it mean to black and a police officer in America? How do black officers manage potentially competing demands to protect ...||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
This sounds like a refreshing and sorely needed podcast and I am super excited to tune in and hear all the interesting content!
The premise of this podcast is desperately needed. Especially in an era where people have too much misinformation and access to biased content. Amazing content.
I look forward to future episodes!