In this episode, Alex Piscatelli and Daisy Santana speak with their good friend Janessa Reyes about the ongoing protests that have occurred nationwide since George Floyd was murdered by police in Minneapolis. They discuss Janessa's experience protesting, having tough conversations with family, educating yourself and more.
Don't just support us: Support Black creators and podcasters. Some amazing podcasts that we love and recommend:
- Dear Franny
- Why Won’t You Date Me?
- Therapy for Black Girls
- Black Womxn Healing Pod
- Keep It
- It’s Been a Minute with Sam Sanders
- NPR’s Code Switch
If you want to join the book discussions, the book we will be reading is called White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo.
Here are some education resources: http://bit.ly/ANTIRACISMRESOURCES
Here are some actions you can take to demand justice for Breonna Taylor: http://msha.ke/30flirtyfilm
Here's a master document of petitions, donation links, etc: http://tinyurl.com/blmforever
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