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Episode 18: Abortion

Abortion. Arguably the most controversial topic outside of the enslavement and inhumane treatment of blacks in the past 100 years. Derrick takes on the topic of abortion in America....

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Forward
Forward
Episode 18: Abortion
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Episode 17: Tradition

Traditions are celebrated across every culture. These traditions represent religious beliefs, acs of kindness and love, and entertainment and fun. Host Derrick Day talks about how tradition can be...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 17: Tradition
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11: Episode 11: Dating Disabled

Sometimes the description of the show or the title really doesn't do the context justice. Just to keep it real, there is so much to unpack in this conversation...

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Dating Satan
Dating Satan
11: Episode 11: Dating Disabled
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10: Episode 10: Equal opportunity dater

Single people claim that dating is harder than ever. So the people that once had a "type" have often times been forced to a) be single forever; or b)...

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Dating Satan
Dating Satan
10: Episode 10: Equal opportunity dater
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1: Season 2, Episode 1: Islam in America 1.0

Afghanistan. Taliban. ICE. Crescent Moon. Extremist. What do these words mean? What is Islam? Who are Muslims? Do they believe something that is opposite of my beliefs and moral...

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
1: Season 2, Episode 1: Islam in America 1.0
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Episode 16: Olympics

The Olympics are a waste of time and effort and amateur sports, as we know it, is over. Don't believe me? Please tune in to this segement as we...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 16: Olympics
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7: Episode 7: Keep it Real

You ever want to know what goes through the mind of a professional athlete? The process? The pain? Former Heavyweight title contender and celebrated boxing amateur legend Dominick "The...

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
7: Episode 7: Keep it Real
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19: Episode 19: Meeting of Minds, Part 1

Host Tawanna Nishi welcomes back Dr. Keenan Davis (One Institution, Pod is My Witness) as they give their take and share their hard earned knowledge and lived experiences as...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
19: Episode 19: Meeting of Minds, Part 1
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Episode 21: TSN Football Insider Dave Naylor

The Canadian Football League (CFL) is Back. And for many professional football players, having another option close to home to pursue a dream is worth its weight in gold....

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 21: TSN Football Insider Dave Naylor
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18: Episode 18: Support Circle: Sanitizing Your Circle

Host Tawanna Nishi speaks with educator, artist, and activist Logic Amen (founder of the Griot Party) about the importance of having a support circle, the many variations that a...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
18: Episode 18: Support Circle: Sanitizing Your Circle
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6: Episode 6: State of Black America 1.0

Religion. Economics. Culture. Family. No stones go unturned. Join me and one of the most socially conscious and charitable brothas I know for Part 1 of "The State of...

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
6: Episode 6: State of Black America 1.0
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5: Episode 5: Roots Run Deep

What kind of conversation do you get when two people who have known each other for over 30 years bring to the air waves once they get inside the...

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
5: Episode 5: Roots Run Deep
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Episode 15: Re-engineering the Constitutional Convention

America is in desperate need of a Constitutional convention. We have involved as a nation of people through diversity (and now inclusion) that our previous Constitution no longer fits...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 15: Re-engineering the Constitutional Convention
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Episode 14: Capitalism, Socialism, and Social Capital

America is not a true capitalist country and can benefit from some "bottom-up" instead of "top-down" socialism. What does that really mean? Join host Derrick Day, a forward thinking...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 14: Capitalism, Socialism, and Social Capital
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17: Episode 17: Leveling Up

In a One Institution Media collaboration, host Tawanna Nishi speaks with SNA Live co-host Ryan Lugo about how to level up when faced with unexpected life circumstances. The two...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
17: Episode 17: Leveling Up
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4: Episode 4: Fact vs. Fiction

There are so many conflicting stories circulating society about the virus and the vaccine. Simultaneously, there is a mental health cloud hovering over us, often times being aggressively ignored,...

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
4: Episode 4: Fact vs. Fiction
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Episode 20: 50th Episode Special

Everything in life takes time. Podcasting is no different than any other passion in life. Today, we celebrate our 50th show. We sincerely thank you for all the support...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 20: 50th Episode Special
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Episode 19: East West Shrine Game Director of Football Ops Eric Galko

College All Star Football games often times are the conduit for a player getting the extra attention that leads to a draft selection. There are key contributors behind-the-scenes that...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 19: East West Shrine Game Director of Football Ops Eric Galko
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Episode 13: Capitalism, Socialism, and Social Capital

Intellectual disciplines move humanity forward. I am of the mindset that theology has done nothing to move humanity forward. You want controversy? There is no good that has come...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 13: Capitalism, Socialism, and Social Capital
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Episode 13: Screw Theology

Intellectual disciplines move humanity forward. I am of the mindset that theology has done nothing to move humanity forward. You want controversy? There is no good that has come...

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Forward
Forward
Episode 13: Screw Theology
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Episode 18: East West Shrine Game Director of Football Ops Eric Galko

College All Star Football games often times are the conduit for a player getting the extra attention that leads to a draft selection. There are key contributors behind-the-scenes that...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 18: East West Shrine Game Director of Football Ops Eric Galko
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Episode 18: Former Florida LB James Houston IV and CGS Director of Scouting Mike Rittelmann

You want to hear the experience of a former college football standout from the SEC? Today's episode gives great insight on what it's like playing for a dominant college...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 18: Former Florida LB James Houston IV and CGS Director of Scouting Mike Rittelmann
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16: Episode 16: Everyday Hero

Host Tawanna Nishi speaks with educator, property owner, activist, advocate, and mentor Shereena Lewis about growing up on the West side of Chicago during the 80's and 90's, and...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
16: Episode 16: Everyday Hero
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Episode 12: Gang Gang

People are quick to question why young men and women get caught up in the gang culture. But do we really breakdown both the pros and cons of "set...

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Episode 17: Sam Houston Punter Matt McRobert, NIL, and Sha’Carri Richardson

Have you wondered what kind of mentality foreign athletes have in terms of coming to America to compete in collegiate athletics? Very interesting mentality. Today's episode discusses multiple elements...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 17: Sam Houston Punter Matt McRobert, NIL, and Sha'Carri Richardson
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Forward Season 1, Episode 12: Forward -> ThErApy

How do you make people think forward? Host EA discusses his passion for providing tangible resources to the underprivileged and underserved. His way of furthering the culture is using...

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Forward
Forward
Forward Season 1, Episode 12: Forward -> ThErApy
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Forward Season 1, Episode 11: Forward -> Broken Open

What does it mean to be Broken Open? You can learn from life. Life gives you the opportunity to learn. However, some of us are blindfolded and we are...

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Forward
Forward
Forward Season 1, Episode 11: Forward -> Broken Open
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Mavs Sports Take Season 1, Episode 16: NCAA Supreme Court Ruling, NIL, and the Transfer Portal

Big changes coming to college athletics. Student athletes signing sponsorship agreements. Money, money, and more money. Student athletes transferring to other schools without penalty. Freedom, freedom, and more freedom....

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take Season 1, Episode 16: NCAA Supreme Court Ruling, NIL, and the Transfer Portal
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Mavs Sports Take Season 1, Episode 15: Dating Satan Podcast Host Keisha Carr

Dating Athletes? Who would ever do such a thing. This episode looks at the various aspects of dating college and professional sports figures. You don't want to miss this...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take Season 1, Episode 15: Dating Satan Podcast Host Keisha Carr
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SNA Live Season 1, Episode 11: What’s Beef!

Real versus Fake Beef? Beef throughout the years have taken on a different meaning throughout time. Whether it be through music, sports, race, and politics. What's Beef? Beef back...

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Smoke N Ashes
Smoke N Ashes
SNA Live Season 1, Episode 11: What's Beef!
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SNA Live Season 1, Episode 10: Black on Both Sides

We're talking about welfare, inventions, and everything in between. There is a myth or propaganda that all black people are on welfare. However, history suggests (when you uncover the...

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Smoke N Ashes
Smoke N Ashes
SNA Live Season 1, Episode 10: Black on Both Sides
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15: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 15: Challenges, Choices, and Change

It is the general rule that without challenge, change doesn't come. Host Tawanna Nishi has a candid conversation with Phillip Wilson as he dictates his experience of having his...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
15: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 15: Challenges, Choices, and Change
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14: Episode 14: Things Aren’t What They Always Seem …

Host Tawanna Nishi speaks with Special Olympic Gold Medalist Ashton Smith as she recounts her experience of bouts of homelessness and food insecurity while competing in the Special Olympics...

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Broken Open
Broken Open
14: Episode 14: Things Aren't What They Always Seem ...
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Episode 4: Storytelling 101

Making an impact and making it quickly don't come easy. The power of networks can build career, process, self esteem, and generational wealth. Listen how community service and community...

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Tech-nical Talk
Tech-nical Talk
Episode 4: Storytelling 101
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Episode 14: De La Salle High School Assistant Football Coach Terry Edison

151 straight victories in high school? De La Salle is a national football powerhouse. Listen to the secrets of winning ... and winning consistently. It takes more than just...

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Mavs Sports Take
Mavs Sports Take
Episode 14: De La Salle High School Assistant Football Coach Terry Edison
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Episode 9: Purple Tape … Track 9

We're always brainstorming. We're always coming up with different ideas. Today, we're talking about the difference between creativity and throwing money at a problem. You have to have passion...

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Smoke N Ashes
Smoke N Ashes
Episode 9: Purple Tape … Track 9
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