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5: Pod Is My Witness Season 2, Episode 5: A Different Set of Rules

Green Is The Only Color That Matters. Sports. Society. Health. Faith (sometimes). Seems like the “all mighty dollar” always talks the loudest. The pandemic continues to demonstrate the thin line between money and morality … even in sports. The recent “immunization” vs. “vaccination” gaffe in pro football lays it all out pretty clear: Some people operate under a different set of rules. Join me and media influencer Dre James for a water cooler conversation about sports, ethics, and money.

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
5: Pod Is My Witness Season 2, Episode 5: A Different Set of Rules
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12: Container Life Season 2, Episode 12: Green constructed 1st Woman owned Truck Stop

1st woman-owned truck stop? And she’s black? Listen to what Teresa Watson has to say to discuss her successes and lessons learned in a field that is starting to be infiltrated by both ethnic and gender minorities. Tune in for an educational and cultural listening experience.

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One Institution Media
One Institution Media
12: Container Life Season 2, Episode 12: Green constructed 1st Woman owned Truck Stop
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11: Container Life Season 3, Episode 11: Green Construction and Training

Green Construction national leader Jessica Lewis visits with Teresa Watson to discuss industry specific apprentice programs and training opportunities. Tune in to learn more about reliable, safe, and environmentally sound real estate options.

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One Institution Media
One Institution Media
11: Container Life Season 3, Episode 11: Green Construction and Training
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13: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 13: Haitian Refugees and protecting youth from predators

Are Haitians taking resources away from Black Americans? Why don’t black elites make themselves visually active to helped the oppressed? Should Black Americans support Haitian refugees at all? All these questions and more are addressed and answered during this powerful episode. Tune in.

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One Institution Media
One Institution Media
13: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 13: Haitian Refugees and protecting youth from predators
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12: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 12: Pornography and the impact on Black Relationships

Porn. Money. Black community. What is the impact? Social? Economic? Religious? This episode will examine the in’s and out’s of the taboo and financial gain behind the pornography industry and it’s influence on Black relationships. Tune in.

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One Institution Media
One Institution Media
12: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 12: Pornography and the impact on Black Relationships
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11: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 11: How to determine cultural appropriation

How do you determine cultural appropriation? Why is cultural appropriation important? There are so many arguments when discussing culture as it spans across multiple diasporas. This episode looks at a multitude of options with a possible plan of action. Don’t miss out.

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One Institution Media
One Institution Media
11: Seed Talk Season 1, Episode 11: How to determine cultural appropriation
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4: Pod Is My Witness Season 2, Episode 4: Mindset is Everything

Life has been a roller coaster for me. I’ve experienced extreme highs, as well as extreme lows. One thing that has always emerged as a key to come through the other side of defeat: Mindset. Mindset is everything in life. The way you feel alters how you think. The way you think determines how you act. I’m thankful for the journey. I’m humbled by the life lessons. I’m happy to share my learning agility and survival acuity with each of you. Watch. Listen. Learn.

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Pod Is My Witness
Pod Is My Witness
4: Pod Is My Witness Season 2, Episode 4: Mindset is Everything
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Technical Talks Season 1, Episode 6: Evolving how we Train.

Some people are gifted in teaching men. Others are talented in developing young men into becoming men. This episode highlights two absolutely talented and courageous performance coaches both at the top of their game: leading men, and teaching young men to become men. NY Knicks Strength and Conditioning Coach and Tacoma Performance Coach and Teacher talk about the evolution of training. If you have a young athlete, please make sure they watch and learn from the greats. Don’t miss this show with host Dre James.

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Tech-nical Talk
Tech-nical Talk
Technical Talks Season 1, Episode 6: Evolving how we Train.
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25: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 25: Journey to Self Validation

Husband. Father. Athlete. Activist. Author. 
Those are just a  few of the titles that are ascribed to guest Marcus Stennis. Yet, those are not the things that the world initially sees when they look at him. Can you imagine who you are being initially discounted by a slight difference in your physical appearance? Host Tawanna Nishi sits down with Marcus Stennis to discuss what it is like to first be seen as your physical disability, how to begin on the path to creating your own labels, and how you learn to validate yourself when all else fails. Tune in to hear about Marcus’ journey to self realization and the strong women who gave him the foundation to get there. 

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Broken Open
Broken Open
25: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 25: Journey to Self Validation
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24: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 24: “The Power and Honesty of Authenticity”

What if we told you that you are the only one of you who ever was or will be? Irreplaceable. What if we told you that the world needs your gifts, and the only way your dreams will come true is if you learn to live an authentic life? When you make idols of others’ expectations for you, you sell out your blessings and avert your destiny.  Host Tawanna Nishi walks you through how you may inadvertently help fulfill other’s’ dreams at your expense until you become fully aligned with your authentic self. Tune in to learn how your super powers are the things that make you unique and how, when you lean into them, you become everything you were supposed to be. 
 

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Broken Open
Broken Open
24: Broken Open Season 1, Episode 24: "The Power and Honesty of Authenticity"
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