Yanadameen Godcast Episode #146: New York Times Best Selling writer, author of “My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies”, Resmaa Menakem joins the chat.Godcast Episode 146: Resmaa Menakem – YouTube
This is pretty much how I feel… even though I ain’t much for celebrations and all that…. we can party when the war is won…
I don’t do Kwanzaa. I just don’t. I never have, and the very thought of it evokes some difficult memories and feelings for me.
It’s not the holiday’s religious trappings or its Afro-syncretic fusion of Jewish menorahs, Swahili words, Kemetic, Christian and other rituals. I understand people do have a perfect human right to adopt or make up the cultural and religious practices that suit them. Rastafarianism, Voudon, Santería, and Candomblé all borrow from multiple traditions, as does Islam from Judaism and Christianity, and Christianity from Judaism, Greek and Roman sources, and so on. So I have no quarrel whatsoever with those who celebrate and find value in Kwanzaa.Continue reading
If you don’t know what it is…
District lines, and the groups of voters within them, may seem arbitrary, but a lot of thought (and political bickering) is put into these carefully drawn lines. From “packing” a district to “cracking” a district–learn how the shape of districts impacts political parties during election season. [Directed by Smart Bubble Society, narrated by Christina Greer].
Darral Addison is a Black inventor with degrees in chemistry and physics. He is also the CEO and founder of Torpedopot™, a company that makes the world’s first self-growing planters. Torpedopot™ optimizes the conditions in which plants can achieve their full potential and is scientifically designed to grow your plants for you! In this interview, we discuss how his patented products can address issues such as food scarcity, land shortage, and help individuals grow healthier plants doing less of what we’ve been taught to do. https://torpedopot.com/Black Inventor Creates The World’s First Self Growing Planter to Combat Food Scarcity – YouTube
Great interview and I’m gonna check out some of his financial ideas….
Godcast Episode #141: Lord Jamar builds with the Rev. Philippe “Shock” Matthews. Welcome to the chat.
Another good show… David touched on a lot of shit relevant to the black community and it can easily be solved…
The David Banner Podcast is on the road and the first stop is Cleveland, Ohio. Brought to you by Cleveland Votes and Music Con, the cast engages with the people of Cleveland on a variety of topics ranging from gentrification, health care, how we can do a better job of supporting each other, and have a bit of fun along the way. If you are interested in bringing The David Banner Podcast to your city, email us at BringDavidBannerToSpeak@gmail. com. We look forward to seeing you on the road.Continue reading
Summer has come to a close and regardless of what others say, 2020 has been good to me…. besides not going out as much, shit my life been about the same.
Yanadameen Godcast, episode #124: West Coast Kam -White Nepotism: How did people like Vlad, Adam22, and Rosenberg become highly regarded in hip hop? – With Friends Like Vlad: How the Vlad situation is uniting members of the hip-hop community -Acceptable Hate Speech: You can sell murder, death, kill to black people, but speaking truth to power gets you labeled. -Vlad Did What He Did Because He’s On Code With His People -Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: It’s important we keep up the campaign against VladTV and other anti-Black media -Royce Didn’t Have To Speak Up, But Did It Any Way: Salute -And Much Much More…Yanadameen Godcast: West Coast Kam Joins Lord Jamar – YouTube