People’s obsession with classifying and reclassifying mixed people is the subject of Jen’s rant today.
NOTE FROM US:
Sorry about the hissing noises in the background of this episode. We accidentally had our iRiver on a setting to pick up long-range noises, and didn’t realize until we were putting the show together. Better sound next time – we promise!
MIXED MEDIA WATCH NEWS UPDATE:
Carmen shares the latest and greatest from Mixed Media Watch. We discuss two recently published articles about interracial relationships. The first explores the rise in intra-Asian dating, and the second is about being a mixed person in an interracial relationship.
DEBATE ABOUT THE BOONDOCKS
Jen and Carmen face off about the animated series “The Boondocks.” Is it brilliant satire or racist tripe? Listen in as we duke it out!
INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT JENSEN
Jen and Carmen interview Robert Jensen, author of a new book titled The Heart of Whiteness : Confronting Race, Racism and White Privilege.
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Hereâ€™s a look at the next episode:
1) Carmen will rant about the awful stereotypes perpetuated by the media about Asian men and women.
2) Mixed Media Watch news round-up.
And we’re still figuring out the rest! It’ll be a surprise.
Duration – 1:21:25
File Size – 19.2 MB
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