Systemic racism is a problem for many Black people around the world. We have compiled podcasts to listen to help you understand race and how racism impacts modern life.
ABOUT RACE WITH RENI EDDO-LODGE
Reni Eddo-Lodge is the author of the the bestselling Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People about Race which is a book about exploring issues from eradicated black history to the political purpose of white dominance. The About Race podcast takes the conversation a step further. Featuring key voices from the last few decades of anti-racist activism, About Race with Reni Eddo-Lodge looks at the recent history that lead to the politics of today. Listen here.
YO, IS THIS RACIST?
Yo, Is This Racist?, hosted by Andrew Ti, creator of the popular blog of the same name, is a weekly podcast. Every Wednesday, Ti, co-host Tawny Newsome, and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist. Listen here.
Intersectionality Matters! is a podcast hosted by Kimberlé Crenshaw, an American civil rights advocate and a leading scholar of critical race theory. Listen here.
CODE SWITCH BY NPR
Code Switch is hosted by POC journalists and uses storytelling to help listeners understand how race shapes politics, pop culture and many other mediums. Each episode dissects issues regarding race and cultural shifts tackling uncomfortable conversations head on. Listen here.