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Code Switch
Code Switch

What's CODE SWITCH? It's the fearless conversations about race that you've been waiting for. Hosted by journalists of color, our podcast tackles... more

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Honoring my enslaved ancestors: Episode 1

In part one of two episodes, B.A. Parker meets people who, like her, are grappling with how to honor their... more

10 Jul 2024 · 34 minutes
How one event in history can ripple through generations of a family

This week we're bringing you the first episode in a new series called Inheriting, created in collaboration with our friends... more

03 Jul 2024 · 45 minutes
The truth and lies behind one of the most banned books in America

Author Mike Curato wrote Flamer as a way to help young queer kids, like he once was, better understand and... more

26 Jun 2024 · 31 minutes
Some freed people actually received '40 acres and a mule.' Then it got taken away.

The promise of "40 acres and a mule", is often thought of as a broken one. But it turns out,... more

24 Jun 2024 · 50 minutes
The history of trans misogyny is the history of segregation

As anti-trans legislation has ramped up, historian Jules Gill-Peterson turns the lens to the past in her book, A Short... more

19 Jun 2024 · 36 minutes
Should we stop using the word "felon"?

This week, we're turning our sights on the word "felon", and looking into what it tells us (and can't tell... more

12 Jun 2024 · 33 minutes
100 years of immigration policies working to keep out immigrants

President Biden just issued an executive order that can temporarily shut down the U.S.-Mexico border to asylum seekers once a... more

05 Jun 2024 · 42 minutes
White evangelical Christians are some of Israel's biggest supporters. Why?

As war continues to rage in the Middle East, attention has been turned to how American Jews, Muslims, and Palestinians... more

29 May 2024 · 38 minutes
Falling in love in a time of colonization

This week Code Switch digs into The Ministry of Time, a new book that author Kailene Bradley describes as a... more

22 May 2024 · 31 minutes
Why the trope of the 'outside agitator' persists

As protests continue to rock the campuses of colleges and universities, a familiar set of questions is being raised: Are... more

15 May 2024 · 31 minutes
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Honoring my enslaved ancestors: Episode 1
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