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UnSensitive!

A weekly Society and Culture podcast
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By now, most of us have come to realize that witches in modern times aren't what you picture in Halloween movies and fairy tales. Pop culture TV shows like Charmed and books like the Harry Potter series have given us a more flattering picture o
Think about when you had “the sex talk” with your parents. What age were you? Did you even HAVE one? Or was it left to the schools, your friends, or even researching the internet to learn about the birds and the bees? Think about your current o
When we were young, many of us were taught that sexual thoughts were bad or impure. Maybe you were told “when you get older”, and that day never materialized. Maybe you were well into adulthood before some hard truths were finally revealed, or
Huge headlines were made in December that the House of Representatives passed a motion to decriminalize marijuana-related offenses, which has slowly but steadily bolstered the march towards legalization of it nationwide. As of right now, twenty
Recently while I was surfing on Facebook, I saw a meme that talked about how that job you hate would be a blessing to someone without a job at all. Having known plenty of people that dislike their job, but feel it's just a necessary evil – espe
As a older white man, there are many things I take for granted that can be obstacles to people of color and women. There are plenty of obvious ones that stand out and get a lot of attention. But what about the subtle advantages afforded me – th
The last couple of weeks in the United States has been among the most tumultuous of our lifetime. At the center of the storm are people that stormed our nation's capitol building, seemingly spurred on by our president and others to do so. The f
When the topic of sex work comes up, many people get uncomfortable. Possibly because their religion of choice takes a damning approach to it. Possibly because they can't imagine themselves in any of those roles. Maybe they think it's degrading,
When someone tells you that they have psychic abilities, what do you imagine? That they will start telling you your future? That they'll start gossiping with your grandmother about your bad habits? That they'll try to con you out of your money
When you think of a single mother, what do you see? A disheveled woman in curlers and a nightgown, standing in the middle of a messy home with a wild child running around her feet? Maybe you see a woman on the prowl for a man to help her raise
It's widely reported that suicide and suicide attempts spike during the holiday season, so this will be sadly appropriate timing for the initial airing of this episode on an in-depth look at it. With a great amount of focus on his own personal
No matter where you live, you've likely wondered what it would be like to move to another country. But how would that be possible, especially if you aren't completely in-tune with the local customs and language? We talk with Heather Katharine A
What if you were told that you could change the world, and all you needed to do was have a conversation with someone that thinks differently than you? Our guest Jonathan Rivera breaks down in detail how you too can make a dent in disharmony sim
Alcohol addiction is difficult to deal with due to the denial that it's a problem for some. Concerned that you might be depending on drinking, but not certain? Then this episode is for you! We talk with Annabel Stewart, Alcohol Reset Coach, abo
We've heard people throw around the term "defund the police" a lot this year, but what does that REALLY mean? Disband police presence in your city? Get rid of 911? Does this tie into the military as well? We sit down with justice worker Doug Lo
Navigating the dating world is difficult. But is it tougher for a woman? Listen to three women and the problems they've run into regarding inappropriate messages and photos, angry retorts, and their recommendations to actually get a favorable r
You often hear that the church is steeped in patriarchy, but what does that even mean? I sit down with guests Rachel Allen and Rachel Arnold to discuss feminism's role within the Christian faith, or even if it HAS one! --- Support this podca
We talk with "Nicole" about the abortion - the complex process she went thru, her thoughts on the political and religious issues surrounding the topic, and what she thinks when she looks back. No punches pulled, no stone unturned, this episode
We sit down with NeuroDiversity & Inclusion Consultant Becca Lory Hector, CAS, BCCS to discuss the challenges adults with autism face in the world, and how and why we should strive to be more inclusive and understanding. --- Support this pod
I sit down with JP Lebangood to cover the stigmas surrounding mental illness and try to understand better a mind that processes different than my own. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ray-robinson4/support
In this episode, we talk about all the things white people ought to learn about why Black Lives Matter is so important these days, why it's not enough to think "all lives matter", and why people of color are marching in larger numbers than ever
Floren Kyteler takes the hot seat to teach us in layman's terms what gender fluid is, plus give thoughts of the entire spectrum of sexuality.  --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ray-robinson4/support
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