Love and greetings from the Talk ‘N’ Vibe Krew! During last Sunday’s show we reflected on how the restrictions of lockdown has affected our social lives and habits. We shared the new things we had picked up and the things we missed. The key point that stood out was how being in our homes more

We wouldn’t be The Black Card Talks if we didn’t come on here to tell you how important it is that you fill out the Census! But before we get into it, let’s outline what it is!  The census is a survey that happens every 10 years and gives us a picture of all the

Who are we?The Black Card Talks is a social action initiative birthed out of the idea of asking why is it so uncomfortable to talk about race? By engaging with people on air and online, TBCT aims to break the stigma of talking about race and race relations. From micro-aggressions to overt racism, we have

Over the last 2 weeks we have seen 3 of Boris Johnson’s ministers either break the ministerial code or be found to have acted unlawfully in the line of duty. Are they not embarrassed? Here is the context.  Matt Hancock was found to have acted unlawfully when he offered the pandemic contracts to his neighbours

You may have seen on our instagram page @theblackcardtalks we posted the bias scale showcasing the roadmap to allyship, if you haven’t seen it, take a look. This was because last we were discussing how easy it is to assume because of one’s proximity to a peoples we understand their experience.  The reality of it

As always, let’s kick it off with the definitions.  White Supremacy: the belief that white people constitute a superior race and should therefore dominate society, typically to the exclusion or detriment of other racial and ethnic groups, in particular black or Jewish people. White Privilege: the set of social and economic advantages that white people

Taking the knee first originated with a group led by Martin Luther King Jr (MLK) where they took the knee in prayer before MLK was jailed at Selma. It then became widely associated with the civil rights movement as a symbol of peaceful protesting. Colin Kaepernick, an ex NFL player popularised the symbol when he

Welcome to The Final Ball Blog! This is where we’ll have weekly a weekly detailed insight into the last week of sport for those of you who just couldn’t live by only listening to us for an hour a week! And there’s only one place to begin. Marcus Rashford. MBE. He’s truly had the week

Black Business Build Us. It’s Black History Month and if you don’t know we have been running a campaign entitled “Know Your Past, Shape Our Future”. On last week’s show we had the pleasure of hosting Khalia Ismain the founder of Jamii talking about the need for Black Business and the need for us to

It’s BLACK HISTORY MONTH, and we don’t know about you but for the first time EVER it feels like Black people are not the only ones talking about it! A lot has happened this year. Following the Murders of Ahmaud Aubery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, we have seen an awakening to the oh so

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