Kat and Mesha break down whether one can be truly “woke” if they are still participating in one or more systems of oppression. Can you be woke on one topic but sleepwalking on other identities? They also discuss upcoming Black historical fiction films and preparing natural hair for winter.
Kat and Mesha finish discussing the criminal justice system with special guest, Loredana Valtierra Esq. They unpack the school to prison pipeline while questioning whether America can be the land of the free when almost a third of the population is or has been imprisoned. They also highlight the foolishness that is Donald Trump and why the personal is political. #tacotruckoneverycorner
This is the first part of a two part discussion on the criminal justice system with our special guest Loredana Valtierra. We analyze the different levels of policing and the court system and figure out how just justice really is. We also talk about the elusive Frank Ocean and Ryan Lochte’s white lies. Season 2 starts now.
Is celebrating Independence day counterintuitive for a country built on slavery? Kat and Mesha discuss the problem behind patriotism.
Kat and Mesha chat about gentrification and tell Phil Mushnick where he can stick it.
Kat and Mesha discuss Bernie Sanders supporters, both birds and bros alike and answer a few fucked up questions.
Mesha and Kat talk about the power of skin tone and the creation of Whiteness.
Check out Tim Wise’s whole lecture here: https://youtu.be/477QqWOVBHw
Mesha and Kat talk make up, head wraps, Black American beauty and emotional scurvy.
Mesha and Kat discuss how far people will take free speech and the right to assemble.
Ever wonder what it is like to walk into the middle of our conversation after we have had too much wine?