August 12, 2017
In this episode I discuss what we mean when we say "love." I expolre the many ways in which people use the term and whether or not we have a good understanding of what it should truly represent. What does it mean to see love as self-interest? What does it mean to see it as compassion? What does love have to say about the current marching and rioting in Charlottesville, VA?
August 5, 2017
In this episode, I spell out the meaning of "euphemism" and "ideograph" and discuss how these are used to shut down or dominate communicative exchanges. I suggest a better way to communicate that leads to understanding.
July 29, 2017
In this episode I discuss what racial identity means, how it affects us, and whether or not it determines who we truly are.
July 22, 2017
In this episode I detail why I ceased to be an artist after 18 years of touring, teaching, and performing.
July 16, 2017
In this special episode I have a discussion with Dr. Josh Clutter on what it means to be a man.
July 8, 2017
In this episode, we "take a little trip" as we discuss the good and the bad of taking down historical monuments under the banner of anti-racism.
July 4, 2017
In this episode, I attempt to communicate with my four-year-old daughter who loves She Ra.
July 1, 2017
In this episode I argue that just because something is inapporpriate or offensive doesn't mean it isn't funny.
June 26, 2017
In this episode I interview writer and college instructor at the University of Arizona, Mele Martinez. She shares her culture and experience as a Tucson native and Chicana.
June 18, 2017
In this episode, I discuss the pros and cons of Ethnic (aka Raza) Studies.