Episode 1

Published on:

2nd Oct 2020

Dr. Adrienne Bey

Dr. Adrienne Bey joins the conversation to discuss racism, white identity and how we can cultivate a sense of hope across the world.

  • 0:00 Intro
  • 3:38 Welcome Dr Adrienne Bey
  • 4:53 Adrienne Bey’s reaction to the murder of George Floyd
  • 5:49 Numbness and desensitisation
  • 6:30 The feeling of lack of progression
  • 7:00 White identity and privilege
  • 9:35 Social media and its portrayal of the protests/riots
  • 13:30 The reasons behind the riots: anger vs opportunism
  • 20:10 White privilege continued
  • 22:22 The need for diversity training, waking up
  • 25:25 Taking action against racism, courage
  • 28:00 Racism 100 years ago compared to now
  • 28:30 Helping the youth escape hopelessness
  • 31:05 The face of the protesters
  • 33:50 Individualism vs Collectivism
  • 36:10 Having conversations about race and inequality, and education
  • 39:15 Conflict and its negative connotations
  • 39:50 Moving forward by embracing conflict
  • 41:35 Book titles Dr Bey recommends, education
  • 49:39 Do we have hope?
  • 53:00 Conclusion
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About the Podcast

The Nudge with Kia Aileen
Join your host Kia Aileen and special guests to understand and harness that energy pushing you to experience heart-based living, connect more deeply and finally stop playing small!
You know that feeling, right? When an idea or a thought is niggling you. It may come and go but eventually, you just HAVE to DO it! Well, I call that push from your internal guidance system – The Nudge. It’s that feeling that won’t leave you. It forces you to act, lead, speak, create and love.

I invite you to join me as I speak with guests from around the world who are all living life on their terms, because they have followed their nudges.

So, if you are looking for some inspiration and motivation to follow your gut, then this podcast is for YOU!

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Editor: Miles Davies
Music: "Glengarry" by John Reid-Hansen