After The Hashtags

We discuss online vs offline behaviour, when it comes to social change; and why historical progress has long relied on the removal of monuments. Also today, tons of podcast recommendations, an homage to Gogglebox and the size 75 shoes made especially for social distancing.


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Knights Of bookshop

Anti-Racist Baby, by Ibram X. Kendi

Little Leaders: Bold Women In Black History

Superior by Angela Saini

Stolen Legacy by George James

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

You're Silence Will Not Protect you by Audre Lorde

Here For It by R. Eric Thomas

Candice Brathwaite interview by Johanna Thomas-Corr for Observer

Bernadine Evaristo on inclusive publishing for British Vogue

Yomi Adegoke on the "pics or it didn't happen approach" for British Vogue

8 Books by Black authors that aren't about Black pain by Natalie Morris for Metro

Fighting racism requires more than hashtags by Nesrine Malik for The Guardian

Why You Should Say Black Lives Matter by Bob and Peppermint

The Resilience of Marga Griesbach by Rebecca Traister for New York mag

Watching & Listening

Sabrina Cohen-Hatton on Rangan Chatterjee's podcast, Feel Better, Live More

Ibram X Kendi interview with Brene Brown for Unlocking Us

Celebrity Gogglebox

Days of the Bagnold Summer

Douglas by Hannah Gadsby on Netflix

Fresh Air: Hannah Gadsby

The C Word: Paula Yates

Jay Rayner’s Out To Lunch 

Desert Island Discs: Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu

Grounded with Louis Theroux: Miriam Margolyes 

Nick Cave: The Red Hand Files 


Healthcare for black women in the U.K.

Paul Stephenson statue

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