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Dayton Showed Up That Day - Daytonians Respond to the KKK

Dayton Showed Up That Day - Daytonians Respond to the KKK

May 25, 2020

Our third episode in a three-part series highlighting the voices of city leaders and citizens as they reflect on the KKK visit to Dayton on March 25, 2019. In our final episode of the series we hear personal stories from citizens that attended the protest rally and the Afternoon of Love, Unity, Peace, and Inclusion.

One Year Ago - Mayor Whaley’s Reflects on Dayton KKK Rally

One Year Ago - Mayor Whaley’s Reflects on Dayton KKK Rally

May 24, 2020

Our second in a three-part series highlighting the voices of city leaders and citizens as they reflect on the KKK visit to Dayton on March 25, 2019. This interview of Mayor Nan Whaley from the City of Dayton brings insight into her actions and reactions toward the rally.

One Year Ago - City Manager Reflects on Dayton KKK Rally

One Year Ago - City Manager Reflects on Dayton KKK Rally

May 23, 2020

Our first in a three part series highlighting the voices of city leaders and citizens as they reflect on the KKK visit to Dayton on March 25, 2019. This interview of Shelley Dickstein, City Manager for the City of Dayton brings to light the conversations and emotions behind the scene. 

Questioning Our Biases

Questioning Our Biases

April 7, 2020

In the latest installment of incorporating diversity into our daily lives, Lake and Emma talk about what it means to question our biases. Being biased is something no one likes to think about, but with their help we can learn how to be better and take these issues seriously.

 

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Educating Ourselves and Others

Educating Ourselves and Others

March 24, 2020

Lake and Emma start out the first of the breakout episodes on incorporating diversity into our daily lives. They discuss what it means to educate ourselves and others and brainstorm some ideas on how to do it. Listen to this podcast to get a jumpstart on educating yourself.

 

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Incorporating Diversity Into Our Daily Lives

Incorporating Diversity Into Our Daily Lives

March 10, 2020

Lake and Emma kick off a brand new series in the podcast about how we can incorporate diversity in our daily lives. Join them as they provide a brief overview of what is in store for the following four episodes and learn all about the difference between equality and equity. They are excited to teach listeners about a cause near and dear to NCCJ's heart.

 

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Black History Month Special

Black History Month Special

February 25, 2020

Lake and Emma celebrate Black History Month with special guest Anthony Pettiford. Anthony is a mixed-race educator in the Dayton area. Tune in to hear his take on growing up biracial, the importance of diverse media, and racism.

 

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MLK’s Misson Marches on in Dayton

MLK’s Misson Marches on in Dayton

February 11, 2020

Lake and Emma start off the second season with an episode about the MLK March that happened on January 20. Tune in to hear all about the March, MLK's history in Dayton, and on living his mission out today.

 

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Holiday Special

Holiday Special

December 10, 2019

Happy Holidays! Join Lake, Emma, and Kayla for a holiday special about their holiday traditions. 

 

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Dayton is America’s Queerest Unexpected City. Why?

Dayton is America’s Queerest Unexpected City. Why?

November 25, 2019

Did you know Dayton is a LGBTQ+ friendly city? Discover more about the LGBTQ+ community in Dayton with Lake and Emma in this episode. You'll be surprised by the strength of the city and the many awards it's won.

 

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