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61 minutes | May 11, 2021
Episode 15 We Talk to Yoga Journal About The Changing Face of Yoga
I never thought I would see the day when I would talk to Yoga Journal. As most of you may know I have had a long difficult and painful relationship with Yoga Journal. I recently received a heartfelt apology from the editor and I think it is time to turn over a new leaf. If people and organizations are willing to change I am open to discussion.In today's podcast, Dee and I speak to the Brand Creator and Editor in chief of Yoga Journal, Tracy Middleton about the changes in what one of the biggest and most influential Yoga Magazine is doing to open the dialogue around equity in yoga. What's the future of Yoga Journal?
53 minutes | Apr 25, 2021
Episode 14 How Running and Social Justice Connect with Quinton
In this week's episode Dee and I talk to fellow runner Quinton Jacobs about the intersections of running and social justice and how running can strengthen our communities. Connect with Quinton Jacobs on IG at quinton_jacobsQuinton Running ProjectsRunning and Inclusion
61 minutes | Apr 12, 2021
Two Black Girls Talk to Two Brown Girls About Everything Meet the Yoga is Dead Creators
Can I just saw SQUEEEEEEEEEEE? This was so much fun and so enlightening. Dee and I spoke with Tejal Patel and Jesal Parikh of the Yoga is Dead Podcast on how they developed their podcast and the impacts that speaking your truth has on the culture.In this episode, we dissect the white washing of yoga culture and what means to show up in the yoga world with truth, power and grace!
44 minutes | Mar 29, 2021
Episode 12 Yoga and Body Image with Melanie Klein
In this episode we talk to Melanie Klein, co-founder of the Yoga and Body Coalition. Listen as we discuss how things have changed for body positivity and inclusivity in the last six years. From our panel at a Yoga Journal conference in 2015 to today.
63 minutes | Mar 9, 2021
Episode 11 Fitness for Everyone with Big Fit Girl - Louise Green
In this episode, we talk to Louise Green of Big Fit Girl about her journey into fitness, what it means to be body positive and size-inclusive. Louise is one of the pioneers of body acceptance sharing the idea that fitness looks all kinds of ways. There is no one way to be active or to strive for health. Louise is the author of Fitness for Everyone and the creator of Big Fit Girl App. Join us for this joyful conversation.
24 minutes | Mar 3, 2021
Episode 9 Rant - Don't Touch my Hair
In this mini-episode, Dianne and Dee look back at the experience of creating this podcast.
62 minutes | Mar 3, 2021
Episode 10 Equity and Diversity within Fitness and Wellness Industry
Trigger warning we talk about eating disorders and body image in this episode. Shout out to Diva Steve for sharing his experience, activism and take on equity and diversity within Fitness and Wellness Industry. We have an honest conversation about what is lacking and what is needed in equitable wellness spaces.
52 minutes | Feb 27, 2021
Episode 8 Collective Consciousness and Navigating Wellness Spaces with Reggie Hubbard
I met Reggie Hubbard in a Club House Room online. The discussion we were having was about taking our yoga and spiritual practices online. Reggie was very clear about how much more productive and equitable online spaces were for Black Folxs and BIPOC practitioners. In this episode, Reggie shares his experience of being a large Black Man in white wellness spaces and in the world. He shares how he creates accessible equitable wellness spaces and practices that invite more consciousness and awareness for all of us. Learn more at https://activepeaceyoga.com/ Check out the incredible people who influence his work Faith Hunter Rod StrykerAmy Ippoliti
63 minutes | Feb 20, 2021
Episode 7 Showing up as a Black Man in Healing Spaces
I this episode we talk to Shawn J. Moore, the director of Student Leadership at Moorehouse College. Shawn talks about how he integrated meditation and mindfulness as a tool for his own creative resilience, personal power and healing
57 minutes | Feb 13, 2021
Episode 6 How Wellness Got Whitewashed
In this episode we talk to Anita Bhagwandas, author of the article "How Wellness Got Whitewashed" that was recently published in Glamour U.K.
59 minutes | Feb 5, 2021
Episode 5 - Black Canadian History with Irene Moore Davis
In today's episode, we're going to be talking to Irene Moore Davis, author, educator, and historian on what Black History Month means in Canada. Black History Month here in February is a global phenomenon, but often our history in Canada gets overshadowed by the accomplishments of African Americans. We want to celebrate what it means to be Black in Canada.
44 minutes | Jan 31, 2021
Episode 4: Black Lives Rising with Lola Small
This episode not only talks about the importance of the movement Black Lives Matter but the next steps in creating opportunities and platforms for Black Lives to rise. Dianne and Dee talk to creator and founder of Black Lives Rising on her vision for the future of equity.
34 minutes | Jan 24, 2021
Episode 3 Teaching Yoga as Black Women
This episode Dee and I share what it's like to teach yoga as black women and how we use our yoga to navigate racism, privilege, and the wellness world.
52 minutes | Jan 18, 2021
Episode 2 Corporate responsibility with Yoga International.
In this episode, Dee and I talk to the CEO of Yoga International Todd Wolfenberg and Editor in Chief Kat Heagberg -Rebar about the social responsibility that wellness brands and culture have to social justice. How do we create equity, understanding and diversity in wellness spaces.
50 minutes | Jan 9, 2021
Episode 1 Body Image
With the New Year, New You, trash talk starting to drop we are getting bombarded with messages about losing weight and changing our bodies. Comments like "drop the quarantine 15" fill our feed. It is time to gain a new perspective and relationship with our bodies. This is the year to make peace with ourselves and our bodies.
49 minutes | Aug 1, 2018
13 Men's Rights and Feminism
We watched The Red Pill documentary by Cassie Jaye and we have some thoughts. This was a really interesting self-study moment. Exploring Feminism and Men Rights what does it really mean?http://theredpillmovie.com/We love to hear your thoughts.
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