Black Podcasts Matter

by The Fletcher Brothers

Black Podcasts Matter
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 49
  • Last: 13 Dec 2017
Join Black Podcasts Matter with discussions on all things relevant and not so relevant. We ain't gon' lie to ya, providing the other sides perspective on the lower frequencies. It's the best time you'll ever spend...maybe!

Episodes (49)

  • Ep 47. Mucusless Diet w/Professor Spira (Going Plant Based)
    Ep 47. Mucusless Diet w/Professor Spira (Going Plant Based)
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    Published: 13 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:06:29
    In this episode I speak with Professor Spira Ph.D author of Annotated Muscusless Diet and Spira Speaks about the importance of what food choices we make as a society.  We speak about what foods are detrimental to producing mucus and slime i... Read more →
    In this episode I speak with Professor Spira Ph.D author of Annotated Muscusless Diet and Spira Speaks about the importance of what food choices we make as a society.  We speak about what foods are detrimental to producing mucus and slime i... Read more →

  • Ep 46. Protest Is In Our DNA
    Ep 46. Protest Is In Our DNA
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    Published: 4 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:01:39
    In this episode I talk with Dre about some history of protest in sports, the black community, and the country.  We delve into whether football protest is sustainable or will it crumble over time.  Listen as we explore deeper into this subje... Read more →
    In this episode I talk with Dre about some history of protest in sports, the black community, and the country.  We delve into whether football protest is sustainable or will it crumble over time.  Listen as we explore deeper into this subje... Read more →

  • Ep 45. Trump Absolutes
    Ep 45. Trump Absolutes
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    Published: 21 Feb 2017 Duration: 01:04:14
    President Trump made a press conference addressing the nation for an hour and seventeen minutes.  We break down his absolutes.  Either things are the best ever or the most horrific events to ever happen.  Also in this episode we talk about ... Read more →
    President Trump made a press conference addressing the nation for an hour and seventeen minutes.  We break down his absolutes.  Either things are the best ever or the most horrific events to ever happen.  Also in this episode we talk about ... Read more →

  • Ep. 44 Alternative Facts
    Ep. 44 Alternative Facts
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    Published: 8 Feb 2017 Duration: 59:37
    In this episode we talk about Kelly Anne Conway's most recent news blunder/quotable stating "Alternative Facts"...A.K.A. (Lies).  We discuss the movie La La Land compared to BET's recent 3 day made for television movie The New Edition Story... Read more →
    In this episode we talk about Kelly Anne Conway's most recent news blunder/quotable stating "Alternative Facts"...A.K.A. (Lies).  We discuss the movie La La Land compared to BET's recent 3 day made for television movie The New Edition Story... Read more →

  • Ep 43. Is Hip Hop Dead? Part-Two
    Ep 43. Is Hip Hop Dead? Part-Two
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    Published: 24 Jan 2017 Duration: 01:01:05
    Here is the second installment of Is Hip Hop Dead.  We conclude this episode finishing the comparison between the hits from 1993-1996 versus the billboard chart topping hits of 2013-2016.  We apologize in advance for any surprise duds. Subs... Read more →
    Here is the second installment of Is Hip Hop Dead.  We conclude this episode finishing the comparison between the hits from 1993-1996 versus the billboard chart topping hits of 2013-2016.  We apologize in advance for any surprise duds. Subs... Read more →

  • Ep 42. Is Hip Hop Dead? Part-One
    Ep 42. Is Hip Hop Dead? Part-One
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    Published: 17 Jan 2017 Duration: 57:07
    Who's your top 5 Hip Hop/Rap recording artists.  A Tribe Called Quest...Busta Rhymes...Rakim?  Or did you pick cliche responses like Biggie or Pac.  No judgement, we picked them too.  In this episode we explore the question, is Hip Hop  dea... Read more →
    Who's your top 5 Hip Hop/Rap recording artists.  A Tribe Called Quest...Busta Rhymes...Rakim?  Or did you pick cliche responses like Biggie or Pac.  No judgement, we picked them too.  In this episode we explore the question, is Hip Hop  dea... Read more →

  • Ep 41. Conscious Brother Beef
    Ep 41. Conscious Brother Beef
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    Published: 6 Jan 2017 Duration: 01:54:34
    Most recently Dr. Umar Johnson, a well known educational psychologist, and even more known staple of the Black Conscious Community, released a half hour video rant against another black conscious associate.  What made this newsworthy is Dr.... Read more →
    Most recently Dr. Umar Johnson, a well known educational psychologist, and even more known staple of the Black Conscious Community, released a half hour video rant against another black conscious associate.  What made this newsworthy is Dr.... Read more →

  • Ep 40. Questions, Comments, Queries, Concerns, & Thoughts
    Ep 40. Questions, Comments, Queries, Concerns, & Thoughts
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    Published: 15 Dec 2016 Duration: 01:28:14
    After another hiatus, long lost original member of the show Khary finds his way back to the mic with his latest rumination.  We play an old game called male or female, guessing the guilty gender of underage school crimes.  We find out what ... Read more →
    After another hiatus, long lost original member of the show Khary finds his way back to the mic with his latest rumination.  We play an old game called male or female, guessing the guilty gender of underage school crimes.  We find out what ... Read more →

  • Ep 39. A Post-Trump/Post-Truth America
    Ep 39. A Post-Trump/Post-Truth America
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    Published: 29 Nov 2016 Duration: 01:18:33
    In this episode Tyrae and Thomas discuss A Tribe Called Quest new album making the Billboard charts.  We talk about America post-Trump election and what statement that made for half of the population that voted for him.  We give the definit... Read more →
    In this episode Tyrae and Thomas discuss A Tribe Called Quest new album making the Billboard charts.  We talk about America post-Trump election and what statement that made for half of the population that voted for him.  We give the definit... Read more →

  • Ep 38. Building Black Dollars
    Ep 38. Building Black Dollars
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    Published: 12 Nov 2016 Duration: 01:02:15
    In this episode I speak with Compton, CA native Mr. Low Rider himself Thomas "TJ" Loftin on fabrication car parts and restoring classic vehicles.  Some of which were featured in the summer blockbuster hit movie "Straight Outta Compton".  We... Read more →
    In this episode I speak with Compton, CA native Mr. Low Rider himself Thomas "TJ" Loftin on fabrication car parts and restoring classic vehicles.  Some of which were featured in the summer blockbuster hit movie "Straight Outta Compton".  We... Read more →

  • Ep 37. Are We Living In A Warzone?
    Ep 37. Are We Living In A Warzone?
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    Published: 11 Oct 2016 Duration: 01:19:41
    This episode Tyrae speaks with friend of the show Brother Thomas in Khary's absence.  We talk about the most recent police shootings of Terrence Crutcher in Tulsa, OK by Officer Betty Shelby.  Another unarmed shooting of Keith Scott in Char... Read more →
    This episode Tyrae speaks with friend of the show Brother Thomas in Khary's absence.  We talk about the most recent police shootings of Terrence Crutcher in Tulsa, OK by Officer Betty Shelby.  Another unarmed shooting of Keith Scott in Char... Read more →

  • Ep 36. Anniversary Show
    Ep 36. Anniversary Show
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    Published: 3 Oct 2016 Duration: 01:35:11
    In this episode we're giving away free Black Podcasts Matter t-shirts to the first 3 individuals that correctly answers trivia about the show.  Email your answers to Blackpodcastsmatter@gmail.com ...listen for details.   We talk about the o... Read more →
    In this episode we're giving away free Black Podcasts Matter t-shirts to the first 3 individuals that correctly answers trivia about the show.  Email your answers to Blackpodcastsmatter@gmail.com ...listen for details.   We talk about the o... Read more →

  • Ep 35. Support Your Own Self Interest
    Ep 35. Support Your Own Self Interest
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    Published: 14 Sep 2016 Duration: 48:41
    Our biggest Shout Out's go to the few players in the NFL that are willing to potentially sacrifice their endorsements if they don't remain silent and back Colin Kaepernick.   The fall season for black television shows and movies have arrive... Read more →
    Our biggest Shout Out's go to the few players in the NFL that are willing to potentially sacrifice their endorsements if they don't remain silent and back Colin Kaepernick.   The fall season for black television shows and movies have arrive... Read more →

  • Ep 34. Taking a Social Stand (Calling on Colin Kaepernick)
    Ep 34. Taking a Social Stand (Calling on Colin Kaepernick)
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    Published: 31 Aug 2016 Duration: 44:16
    With all the recent talk about Colin Kaepernick not standing for the National Anthem, we delve into the history of sports and politics.  It appears that prominent athletes have made a stand for injustices and human rights in the past.  Whic... Read more →
    With all the recent talk about Colin Kaepernick not standing for the National Anthem, we delve into the history of sports and politics.  It appears that prominent athletes have made a stand for injustices and human rights in the past.  Whic... Read more →

  • Ep 33. From Prison To Ph.D
    Ep 33. From Prison To Ph.D
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    Published: 25 Aug 2016 Duration: 55:56
    In this episode we speak with Dr. Mark Richardson about his troubled past.  From being a convicted felon, serving time in New York state prison, to becoming a respected Ph.D in his profession.  We discuss his journey avoiding the pitfalls o... Read more →
    In this episode we speak with Dr. Mark Richardson about his troubled past.  From being a convicted felon, serving time in New York state prison, to becoming a respected Ph.D in his profession.  We discuss his journey avoiding the pitfalls o... Read more →

  • Ep 32. The Fam is Back!
    Ep 32. The Fam is Back!
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    Published: 17 Aug 2016 Duration: 01:20:11
    Finally, the Bros Fletch are back together to provide you everything you've been missing... And more!   Thank you for rocking with us.  In this episode:  Trump steps in it again, MMA fighter vs. local CT police, and Dumb Shit! Subscribe, Ra... Read more →
    Finally, the Bros Fletch are back together to provide you everything you've been missing... And more!   Thank you for rocking with us.  In this episode:  Trump steps in it again, MMA fighter vs. local CT police, and Dumb Shit! Subscribe, Ra... Read more →

  • Ep 31. How Legitimate is the 2 Party Voting System?
    Ep 31. How Legitimate is the 2 Party Voting System?
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    Published: 11 Aug 2016 Duration: 01:07:11
    Love it or hate it, having two political nominees running for president of the United States that no one wants to vote for has changed the discussion.  Are these 2 party voting systems all we have to look forward to in the future?  Will the... Read more →
    Love it or hate it, having two political nominees running for president of the United States that no one wants to vote for has changed the discussion.  Are these 2 party voting systems all we have to look forward to in the future?  Will the... Read more →

  • Ep 30. Alton Sterling (LA) and Philando Castile (MN) Murdered by Police Officers
    Ep 30. Alton Sterling (LA) and Philando Castile (MN) Murdered by Police Officers
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    Published: 9 Jul 2016 Duration: 01:11:20
    In the one week (July 3-9), two African American men (Alton Sterling in Baton Rogue, LA & Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, MN) were gunned downed by the police.  As two Black men living in America, we are forced to cope with this harsh r... Read more →
    In the one week (July 3-9), two African American men (Alton Sterling in Baton Rogue, LA & Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, MN) were gunned downed by the police.  As two Black men living in America, we are forced to cope with this harsh r... Read more →

  • Ep 29. O.J. was an A**hole
    Ep 29. O.J. was an A**hole
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    Published: 5 Jul 2016 Duration: 01:47:52
    After watching the five-part documentary, "O.J.: Made in America" the Bros Fletch come to a similar conclusion... O.J. was kind of an asshole!  We fully breakdown our personal entry point to the "Trial of the Century" and discuss how O.J. w... Read more →
    After watching the five-part documentary, "O.J.: Made in America" the Bros Fletch come to a similar conclusion... O.J. was kind of an asshole!  We fully breakdown our personal entry point to the "Trial of the Century" and discuss how O.J. w... Read more →

  • Ep 28. Slave Movie/Shows: Too Many or Not Enough?
    Ep 28. Slave Movie/Shows: Too Many or Not Enough?
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    Published: 12 Jun 2016 Duration: 01:05:30
    What happens when one of the Fletcher Bros can't make it to record?  The show must go on!  In this episode Tyrae explores the world of slave movies and television shows.  Are Black people only portrayed in films as slaves?  Is Snoop Dogg ri... Read more →
    What happens when one of the Fletcher Bros can't make it to record?  The show must go on!  In this episode Tyrae explores the world of slave movies and television shows.  Are Black people only portrayed in films as slaves?  Is Snoop Dogg ri... Read more →