Dope Black Dads Podcast
Dope Black Dads Podcast
Dope Black Dads Podcast
The Dope Black Dads Podcast is an adult-only podcast for all parents or adults preparing for parenthood. Led by Marvyn Harrison with contributions from the Dope Black Dads leadership as well as a host of special guests from the world of healing, media, parenting, TV/film, music, and beyond. We discuss everything from co-parenting, masculinity, and the Black experience all the way to our favourite Netflix show. Don't listen if you're expecting conversations about nappies! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Learning Through Personal And Artistic Growth
Marcus is in conversation with Dapz On The Map, a Birmingham musician who aims to inspire and spread positive messages through his music and a proud father of 3. They discuss his upcoming debut album, Landed. His musical journey, personal and artistic growth as well as his children's influence.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 26
1 hr 2 min
Creating Generational Wealth In Black Communities
Cameron is in conversation with Cedric Nash aka, “Your Millionaire Mentor,” the founder of The Black Wealth Summit annual event, author and investor who educates, inspires and motivates wealth-building in the African American Community. They discuss getting comfortable talking about money, closing the wealth gap and creating generational wealth in our communities.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 23
52 min
Coping With The Rising Cost Of Living When You Have Kids
Umar is joined by Emmanuel Asuquo, a qualified Financial Advisor who has worked in Financial Services for over 15 years.  He gives financial education talks all over the UK and has been featured on multiple platforms to speak as an expert guest. In this episode, they discuss the current inflation crisis and how to cope when you have a family to look after. Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 19
48 min
He Only Lasted 38 Days
In this solo episode, Umar discusses the sacking of the first Black Chancellor of the Exchequer who only lasted 38 days in his position and how this affects the black community.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 16
13 min
Saying Sorry
In this episode, Cameron explores the meaning of the word, sorry. He discusses the importance of parents and children making amends whenever either party may find themselves in the wrong, after reflecting on what would have led to the moment of conflict.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 12
17 min
Afrofuturism: Music As A Way Of Teaching Children
Marcus is joined by Grammy-nominated musician, author, educator, politician and father Pierce Freelon. They discuss his creative process with his children and how he uses music as a tool to tell stories and teach children various things in a fun and interactive way. Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 9
47 min
Managing Your Money In The Midst Of Inflation
Cameron is joined by Timi Merriman-Johnson, an award-winning financial expert and content creator, author and founder of a UK-based financial education company, Mr Money Jar. They talk about the rising cost of living, financial education and how to manage money in these trying times.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 5
53 min
Racial Awareness And Justice In Suburban Schools
As we honour Black History this month in the UK, Umar is in conversation with Decoteau J. Irby, an associate professor in the department of Educational Policy Studies at the University of Illinois and author. They discuss racial systems in schools and improving Black children's academic and socio-emotional experiences and outcomes.Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Oct 2
48 min
Mini Statement From Our New Chancellor
Umar briefly breaks down the statement delivered by the first-ever black chancellor in the UK. He touches on how the mini-budget delivered in the chancellor's statement could impact us and our community. Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels: Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDads If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Sep 30
12 min
MP Calls Chancellor Superficially Black
Umar shares his thoughts on a member of parliament calling the newly appointed chancellor superficially black. He explains why this is problematic based on the member of parliament’s views of what the black experience should look like. Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:Twitter: @DopeBlackDadsInstagram: @DopeBlackDadsFacebook Page: @DopeBlackDadsIf you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
Sep 28
12 min
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