Black Girl Squee!

RR 8 - Podcasts So White

Episode Summary

Ratchet Research is back from our long hiatus and we've got some stuff to say! This time Kat and Didi tackle the world of podcasting and why so many shows drop the ball when it comes to discussing race. Shoutout to Berry at #PodsInColor for her website highlighting diverse content from diverse voices. Intro/Outro is F.U.B.U. by Solange. Please rate/review us on Apple Podcasts and support us at patreon.com/blackgirlsquee.

Episode Notes

Ratchet Research is back from our long hiatus and we've got some stuff to say! This time Kat and Didi tackle the world of podcasting and why so many shows drop the ball when it comes to discussing race.

SYLLABUS:

From Mashable: How the Podcast Boom is Finally Forcing Radio to Become More Diverse- https://mashable.com/2017/07/29/podcasts-diversity-radio/

From Wired.com: Podcasts’ Biggest Problem Isn’t Discovery It’s Diversity - https://www.wired.com/2015/08/podcast-discovery-vs-diversity/

From Edison Research: The Increasing Ethnic Diversity of Podcast Listeners - http://www.edisonresearch.com/increasing-ethnic-diversity-podcast-listeners/

Shoutout to Berry at Podcasts In Color for her website highlighting diverse content from diverse voices.

Intro/Outro is F.U.B.U. by Solange.

Please rate/review us on Apple Podcasts and support us at patreon.com/blackgirlsquee.

NOTE: I forgot to mention how most movie podcasts failed "Proud Mary" in this episode.