The Brown Pod
The Brown Pod
Tasneem Mahmud & Tabassum Mahmud
A podcast discussing the contentious nature of South Asian culture and traditions.
3. The Impact of Body Shaming
In this episode, we discuss the impacts of body shaming on mental health, including the development of eating disorders and unhealthy relationships with food. We share personal stories about our experiences and how we overcame them. To conclude, we discuss different ways in which we can all improve our self-confidence to combat the effects of body shaming. --- Send in a voice message:
Nov 1, 2020
36 min
2. Desi Aunty Culture
Listen as we discuss why desi aunties typically act the way they do and how we can positively challenge it for future generations. --- Send in a voice message:
Oct 2, 2020
46 min
1. Dissecting Rishtas (& the tweet that made me “famous”)
In this episode, we discuss everything about ‘rishtas’ and the challenges that South Asian women, and men, face on the arranged marriage scene. We also refer to a tweet Tasneem made about a marriage proposal that gained a lot of attention and landed her an interview with the BBC. --- Send in a voice message:
Sep 17, 2020
38 min
The Brown Pod (Trailer)
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Sep 16, 2020
1 min