Episode 67: A Little Shifty

Kat and Bill begin with the Summer Edition of Slay or Nay. They then go into the infamous but possible fictional Willie Lynch speech of 1712. They end the show with a new segment called Nappy Hair, Don’t Care where they just straight up talk about Black hair… deal with it.

Read Willie Lynch’s Speech Here

Episode 66: You’re Never Getting Your Money

Bill and Kat begins the episode with Y’all Trying It where they discuss two companies that are run by jerks. Bill is puzzled with Kat’s love of nature. Even though our lives feel like a daily dumpster fires, we can still find a thing or two to appreciate.

Episode 65: Friendshipping UnLearned

Kat and Bill join Jenn and Trin in answering your friendship questions.

Episode 64: Republicans’ Personal Stylist

Kat and Bill start the episode with the newer segment Y’all Trying It where they go in on Bill Clinton, the no reach pouch and conservatives canceling their Netflix accounts. They then go in on these deplorable child interment camps and those implicit in allowing/defending them. They finish up with a little Pride talk. Happy Pride Month, UnLearners!!!

Episode 63: Mixed Metaphors, Mixed Women

Kat and Bill do a short and sweet episode for Memorial Day. They discuss the little know Black treasure, the Negro Motorist Green Handbook, that allowed Black motorist to safely road trip around the country in Jim Crow America.

Episode 62: Illegality of Blackness

Kat and Bill ditch the segments and spend the whole show discussing the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850’s influence on modern day policing and the not so recent epidemic of white people calling the police on black people for simply existing.

Episode 61: People Be Wilin’

Kat and Bill discuss Bill Cosby’s conviction, Kanye’s journey into the sunken zone and Janelle Monae’s glorious coming out. In the main segment, they discuss the consequences of being Black in White spaces and finish discussing the first Black female soldier, Cathay Williams.

Episode 60: Defiant Trespassing

Kat and Bill introduce a new segment Breathing While Black where we talk about black people just trying to live. They then go into gender identity, queer misogyny and gender policing. They later honor Alice H. Parker for her invention that paved the way for central heating.

Episode 59: The Grind

In honor of spring, Kat and Bill discuss the progress of this year’s goals in Slay or Nay. They then talk about rethinking the 9 to 5 and pros and cons of the gig economy. Can we change what work looks like within our generation? They finish by celebrating Black Women’s History month by featuring Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson.

Episode 58: Rethinking Family Structures

Kat and Bill discuss the importance of voting and explore different family structures. Is the heteronormative American ideal of a husband, wife and 2.5 kids outdated? They also feature Navajo activist Annie Dodge Wauneka for Women’s History month.