Talk Truth with Mario Evon

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Summary

Colourism is something that has been entangled in the fabric of Jamaican culture from the time of slavery and it still affects us in the present day. Or is it just all in our heads? In this episode, we have a conversation with Sports Psychology Consultant, Kadija Richards, about Colourism in Jamaica.

Show Notes

In this episode, with the insight of Sports Psychology Consultant, Kadija Richards, we discuss the following as it relates to Colourism in Jamaica:

  • What colour do you think you are?
  • Definitions of Colourism vs Racism
  • History of Colourism, and how it is connected to slavery
  • Jamaican colourism references
  • Your family experience with colourism growing up in Jamaica
  • Colourism: The US vs the JA context
  • What of the white or lighter Jamaican experience?
  • What are the traditional colourism experiences? - Anecdotal or Truth?
  • How far have we come?
  • How is colourism masked now?
    • Party pic discrimination. Hey or nay?
    • Are natural haired, plus sized, dark-skinned girls being ignored in the party space?
  • Colourism & Athletics
  • Colourism and Social Class
  • Effects of Colourism
    • Bleaching
  • Colourism - The perspective of the giver vs the receiver and awareness of privilege. 
  • How do we break the cycle?

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Website: http://www.MarioEvon.com
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MarioEvon
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YouTube: http://www.YouTube.com/MarioEvon
Snapchat: @MarioEvon

Connect with Talk Truth at:
Email: talktruthja@gmail.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/TalkTruthJa

If you are interested in being a guest, complete the following form:
http://smarturl.it/TalkTruthGuest

Send us an email to talktruthja@gmail.com, with topics that you'd like us to discuss and any feedback you may have.

In your social media posts, tag ME, @MarioEvon and use hashtags #TalkTruthJA and #METalkTruth and @talktruthja (Twitter only).

Music for Podcast: Reggae Meets Soul (Outro) - Mario Evon
Artwork Photo by Tiffany Lue Yen Photography.

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What is Talk Truth with Mario Evon?

Medical Doctor, TV Host and Reggae-Soul Singer/Songwriter, Mario Evon, takes you on a uniquely Jamaican journey through a non-conservative, honest space created to allow his truth, and the truth of others to set them free to grow, laugh, learn and prosper.

From relationships, inspiration, sex and sexuality, to the ins and outs of entrepreneurship; In this space, we speak candidly about almost anything, with the intention to inspire, educate and entertain (‘Inspir-Edu-Tainment’), and create a fair and balanced space where your truth shall become your power. This is TALK TRUTH.