Episode 6 – Transcript

Episode 6 – Protesting – What’s the Use? Transcript: Amira 0:02 This is Advocate Activism. As a queer, 42 year-old Black woman, once I witnessed the murder of George Floyd, I began to question – How was I able to move through life not knowing what redlining really was? or Jim Crow? Even Juneteenth – […]

Episode 4 – Emotional Labor – Transcript

Amira 0:02 This is Advocate Activism. We believe in standing up for the oppressed against oppression in all of its forms. Rayah 0:11 We practice restorative justice first, working towards healing and community restoration whenever possible. We also believe in boundaries that keep marginalized people safe. Amira 0:23 We practice this in ourselves first, through […]

A black, square icon. In caps at the top it says "Episode 4." Below that is a photo of Amira and Rayah standing back to back. They are both wearing masks - Amiras says "slay" with red lips and Rayah's is rainbow. Below the photo it says "Emotional Labor"

Episode 4 – Emotional Labor

Hello All! Welcome back to another episode of Advocate Activism! (this episode is also a video!) Today, We kick off this week with a little grounding meditation. Rayah and I talk about the emotional labor we experience during this current movement. We explore a few words/terms, (Ableism and Anti-Racism) that folks may not understand, along […]