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I.J. Makan “Moves” - 6CR #118

I.J. Makan “Moves” - 6CR #118

July 30, 2021
IJ Makan of Kazingram Dialogue joins Darnell & Joel for a conversation 
  • Growing up in India
  • Origins of Kazingram Dialogue podcast
  • Losing a baby
  • Jiu Jitsu & police brutality
  • Martial arts & philosophy

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Produced by Madden Mitchell Media

Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

Kazingram Dialogue episode referenced: Kaelynne Makan On Love And Overcoming Suffering

NYC’s controversial ‘diaphragm law’ rejected as ‘unconstitutionally vague’

Antifa incident referenced

Justin Trudeau Charity Boxing Match

I.J. Makan contact info:

https://kazingram.com/podcast/

Twitter

LinkedIn

https://ijmakan.substack.com/

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What’s Love Got To Do With It? - 6CR #107

What’s Love Got To Do With It? - 6CR #107

February 12, 2021

Valentine's 2021 - Darnell & Joel engage in a discussion about marriage, love and economics?! 🤔

  • Marriage as a firm?
  • Division of labour in marriage
  • Love and marriage
  • Altruism in marriage
  • Giving gifts

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Produced by https://www.myphoenixcreative.com/

Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

The Economics of Love and Marriage

Free To Choose by Milton Friedman

Greek words for love

@braidsmadeperfect

@bmp_academy

"The key to a woman’s heart is an unexpected gift at an unexpected time."

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Teachers Like Us: Strike!!! - 6CR #75
TYPBST: The Mamba Mentality: How I Play RIP Kobe Bryant - 6CR #72

TYPBST: The Mamba Mentality: How I Play RIP Kobe Bryant - 6CR #72

January 31, 2020

With the passing of Kobe Bryant on Jan 26, 2020, we remember him with an episode of TYPBST discussing The Mamba Mentality: How I Play. Darnell & Joel's conversation addresses:

  • Where were you when you heard
  • The Mamba Mentality
  • Mamba academy
  • The agony of defeat is as low as the joy of winning is high
  • Motivation

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References:

Mamba Sports Academy

NBA History - Points Leaders

[Nick] Nurse on Bryant's passing, Sunday's eerie game and the play of Pascal Siakam

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Wild “Canada Goose” Chase - 6CR #66

Wild “Canada Goose” Chase - 6CR #66

December 20, 2019

The Canada Goose brand has transformed from a functional product to a luxury brand. Darnell & Joel have a conversation about Canada Goose's rise in prestige and addresses the following:

  • Canada Goose's history
  • Animal rights criticisms
  • Competitors of Canada Goose
  • Economic recessions impact on luxury products
  • Biblical perspective of animal rights

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References:

Canada Goose - Branta Collection

Why Canada Goose Jackets Are So Expensive | So Expensive

Canada Goose Loses to Vegan Coat

Canada Goose - Kirkfield Bomber

Canada Goose - Forester Jacket

Genesis 3

Canada Goose - Honouring the North

Patagonia - Corporate Responsibility

Wuxly - Our Movement

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TYPBST: Black Privilege - 6CR #52

TYPBST: Black Privilege - 6CR #52

September 13, 2019

On the next installment of TYPBST, Darnell & Joel discuss Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes To Those Who Create It by Charlamagne Tha God. Topics Include:

  • What Christians can learn from this book
  • "F Your Dreams"
  • Everyone has privilege
  • Take up the inequality we see with God
  • Five Percenters

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References:

Christians, Charlamagne Tha God And Black Privilege

John 1:46

Jordan Peterson | Pareto Distributions & Wealth Inequality

Matthew 20:1-16 Laborers in the Vineyard

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We Rise Together - 6CR #48

We Rise Together - 6CR #48

August 16, 2019

The Peel District School Board's implementation of the action plan to support black male students - We Rise Together is under scrutiny. Darnell & Joel review this action plan and covering the following:

  • student focus group underlying the action plan
  • Other factors impacting students success beyond the school
  • The student's experience section of the report
  • Contrasting achievers & non-achievers
  • Our experiences in school
  • Positive influences on our desire to learn

Related episodes: 6CR #306CR #28

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Reference Links:

Here Is Why Many Peel Students Are Demanding Better Action Against Racism

Peel school board considers recommendations to enhance We Rise Together program

Parents critical of Peel School's We Rise together anti-Black racism effort

Suzanne Nurse - We Rise Together

Ep. 1462 The Moral Mess of Higher Education

BLACK LOVE WHITE LIES

Black Students' Perspectives on Academic Success

We Rise Together contact:

http://www.werisetogether.ca/index.html

Twitter: @WRT_PDSB

Email: WRT@peelsb.com

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Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

August 17, 2018

Dr Joseph Smith from Generation Chosen joins Darnell & Joel to discuss what his organization is doing to address the needs of those most vulnerable in our society and consequently prevent gun violence. The conversation covers the following:

  • Why youth turn to the black market and guns
  • How Generation Chosen is involved in the community
  • Emotional intelligence and root causes of "bad behaviour" in school
  • Mental health 
  • Government solutions vs non-profit solutions to gun violence

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Previous episode on guns 6CR #21

Reference Articles:

City of Toronto studies why youth turn to guns

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Remaking the Future | Education in African Countries is Crucial to Our Survival

Ken Robinson

Ford wants some mental health funding to go to police in wake of Danforth shooting

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Toronto’s history of gun violence: a vicious cycle of missteps, intransigence and bad policy

Generation Chosen Contact info:

https://www.generationchosen.ca/

Generation Chos3n GoFundMe Campain

IG: @gen_chos3n

FB: @GenChos3n

Twitter: @GEN_CHOS3N

joseph.junior.smith@gmail.com

generationchosenone@gmail.com

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Morality & Immigration - 6CR #24

Morality & Immigration - 6CR #24

July 27, 2018

The morality of an immigration policy is not as simple as the media potrays. Darnell & Joel discuss the current illegal immigration crisis in the US. The conversartion includes the following

  • Romans 13 & God's sovereignty
  • pro family & children or just anti-Trump 
  • welfare state and open boarders
  • analysis of recommendations for Canada

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previous episode on immigration 6CR #3

Reference Links:

Milton Friedman - Illegal Immigration - PT 1

Milton Friedman - Illegal Immigration - PT 2

Foreign Policy - Immigration (Ch. 12c Pt. 3 of 3) - Dr. Wayne Grudem

Migrant children in the US: The bigger picture explained

What we can do for separated migrant children in the U.S.

Injured veteran that questioned Trudeau during Edmonton town hall says ‘enough is enough’

AP FACT CHECK: MS-13 Gang Arrests at Border Are up This Year

Cops warned to watch for violent MS-13 gang members

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Black Experience Project - 6CR #11

Black Experience Project - 6CR #11

February 2, 2018

In July 2017, the findings from the Black Experience Project were released. Darnell and Joel discuss the problems identified and solutions recommended by the report. 

The Black Experience Project

Reference Articles:

CBC feature of The Black Experience Project

Predatory Lending - Institutional Racism example - Suits Season 7 Episode 10 (ep102)

"Minimum wages were first designed to keep women and minorities out of jobs"

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