Podcasts

A Brave Space with Dr. Meeks

A Brave Space with Dr. Meeks supports the work of the Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing in its mission of creating brave space where the truth can be told. The episodes explore various topics that address the intersections between slavery, lynching, the prison industrial complex, the death penalty and 21st-century police killings and the ways in which these issues prohibit racial healing in America. A wide variety of guests assist the host and Absalom Jones Center Director in engaging the crucial topic of racial healing from their wide range of experiences as resistors to racism and as seekers of racial healing.

1619

1619 is an audio series from The New York Times observing the 400th anniversary of the beginning of American slavery.

The View From Somewhere

The View from Somwhere: A Podcast about Journalism with a Purpose features stories of marginalized and oppressed people who have shaped journalism in the U.S. It is created and hosted by Lewis Raven Wallace, and produced by Ramona Martinez, with editorial help from Carla Murphy, Phyllis Fletcher, and Hideo Higashibaba. The podcast is based on a book by the same title by Lewis Raven Wallace.

Reveal

Created by The Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, Reveal is public radio’s first one-hour radio show and podcast dedicated to investigative reporting. Credible, fact based and without a partisan agenda, Reveal combines the power and artistry of “driveway moment” storytelling with data-rich reporting on critically important issues. The result is stories that inform and inspire, arming our listeners with information to right injustices, hold the powerful accountable and improve lives.

Buried Truths

We can't change our history, but we can let it guide us to understanding. Buried Truths investigates still-relevant stories of injustice, resilience and racism in the American South. Season 2: The story of A.C. Hall, a black teenager mistakenly identified as stealing a gun in Macon, Georgia in 1962, unfolds an exploration of police privilege, racial conditioning and community activism. Season 1 focused on Isaiah Nixon, voter suppression and new beginnings --- from WABE 90.1 (Atlanta’s local radion station affiliated with National Public Radio and Public Radio International) and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, journalist and professor, Hank Klibanoff, and the students in his civil rights cold cases class at Emory University.

Uncivil

Uncivil is a history podcast from Gimlet Media, where we go back to the time our divisions turned into a war, and bring you stories left out of the official history. Gimlet Media, a podcast division of Spotify, is the award-winning narrative podcasting company that aims to create a world more full of human connection and understanding. 

Code Switch

 A podcast from National Public Radio. Ever find yourself in a conversation about race and identity where you just get...stuck? Code Switch can help. We're all journalists of color, and this isn't just the work we do. It's the lives we lead. Sometimes, we'll make you laugh. Other times, you'll get uncomfortable. But we'll always be unflinchingly honest and empathetic. Come mix it up with us. 

Seeing White

Events of the past few years have turned a challenging spotlight on White people, and Whiteness, in the United States. Seeing White takes a deep dive into the questions: Where did the notion of “whiteness” come from? What does it mean? What is whiteness for? This 14-part documentary series, hosted by John Biewen, includes regular guest Dr. Chenjerai Kimanyika and an array of leading scholars.

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