A State of Mind

#24 Adventures in America with Sammie Leon Lawrence IV

September 26, 2019 Julian Ocean Season 1 Episode 23
A State of Mind
#24 Adventures in America with Sammie Leon Lawrence IV
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A State of Mind
#24 Adventures in America with Sammie Leon Lawrence IV
Sep 26, 2019 Season 1 Episode 23
Julian Ocean

In depth conversation with Sammie Leon Lawrence IV in which he discussed growing up in a mixed race household, his experience being homeless and working his way to stability and his experience suffering a traumatic brain injury from an accident at his job. He shares some thoughts on race and racism in America, including a recent incident of white students at the University of Colorado Fort Collins dressing up in Blackface.

History of Blackface in America: https://youtu.be/pqlD-eZm1ck
Samantha Bee on Blackface: https://youtu.be/YlYjNHaRALM
Interview with CSU student: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRZ79qbBiwE
Smoking Ban in Boudler: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FOpx6pIMKM
Yellow Scene: https://yellowscene.com/2019/06/25/sammies-humanity-a-divercity-conversation-with-sammie-leon-lawrence-iv/

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/astateofmind)

Show Notes

In depth conversation with Sammie Leon Lawrence IV in which he discussed growing up in a mixed race household, his experience being homeless and working his way to stability and his experience suffering a traumatic brain injury from an accident at his job. He shares some thoughts on race and racism in America, including a recent incident of white students at the University of Colorado Fort Collins dressing up in Blackface.

History of Blackface in America: https://youtu.be/pqlD-eZm1ck
Samantha Bee on Blackface: https://youtu.be/YlYjNHaRALM
Interview with CSU student: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRZ79qbBiwE
Smoking Ban in Boudler: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FOpx6pIMKM
Yellow Scene: https://yellowscene.com/2019/06/25/sammies-humanity-a-divercity-conversation-with-sammie-leon-lawrence-iv/

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/astateofmind)