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I Said What I Said

I Said What I Said

By Tori Forte'

Living, Laughing & Talking Truth w/Tori Forte’
ISWIS Ep. 9 - Challenging the Social Construct of Race
ISWIS Ep. 9 - Challenging the Social Construct of Race
Join me as I chat with guest host Ira Coleman reviewing the discussions surrounding the history of race and racial social constructs from this season and challenging the decisions and individuals that continue to preserver. 
37:17
May 04, 2022
ISWIS Episode 8 - #BlackLivesMatter & The New Jim Crow
ISWIS Episode 8 - #BlackLivesMatter & The New Jim Crow
This episode tackles the harsh reality of race in the justice system, how social construct is responsible, and why nothing is being done to fix it.
21:39
April 28, 2022
ISWIS Episode 7 - Whiteness: A Privilege Self-Proclaimed
ISWIS Episode 7 - Whiteness: A Privilege Self-Proclaimed
In this episode we will discuss the history of how racism and whiteness/white privilege came to be, and despite the advances towards equality, what whiteness/white privilege looks like today.
17:45
April 27, 2022
Ep. 6 - She Be Talkin Like...
Ep. 6 - She Be Talkin Like...
Episode 6 of I Said What I Said touches on the topic of Black English/AAVE/Ebonics, a brief intro as to how the art form came to be, sprinkled in with a little bit of my opinion! 
19:16
April 06, 2022
Can You Take a Joke?
Can You Take a Joke?
I Said What I Said Ep. 5 addresses the "everyday racism" found in comedy, be it on social media, a comedy show, or a coworker. Is it okay to use "it was just a joke" as a scapegoat for racially targeted humor?
15:37
February 21, 2022
In this episode I share my experiences opinions and recent learnings on race and it’s evolution.
In this episode I share my experiences opinions and recent learnings on race and it’s evolution.
The social construction of race is based on the idea that a person with a light pigmentation is superior than someone with a darker pigmentation. Join in as I discuss research by Anthropologists Nina Jablonski on the evolution of race.
13:22
February 07, 2022
Episode 3 - The CovidCation Experience
Episode 3 - The CovidCation Experience
Covid-19. Corona Virus. Pandemic. Reflecting on the what we now call the new norm. In this episode I share my experience with Covid on a Tequila Tuesday! So let’s Sip Share Laugh and Listen. Naturally I dropped my phone earlier today and have been having issues with my speaker and now discovered mic too. Irritated about the sound quality in a few spots but, I will be getting a mic very soon so I can continue on for future episodes. (Mic Coming Soon 🤦🏽‍♀️😜)
34:45
December 08, 2021
I Said What I Said - Ep. 2
I Said What I Said - Ep. 2
Holiday Health and Body Image the Need to stay “Sweater Time Fine” & Gifting, “WTF am I Supposed to Get These People”
24:39
November 28, 2021
Ep. 1 - My First!!!
Ep. 1 - My First!!!
In honor of my 1st episode, we will chat firsts! How your brain picks and chooses which firsts to remember to, and by recognizing them we can celebrate their beauty!
15:10
November 21, 2021