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You Can't Say That

You Can't Say That

By Soc 119
You Can't Say That is a Podcast with Dr. Sam Richards, senior Lecturer at Penn State University and Director of Development for World in Conversation & Jeff Hamill, the Soc 119 Technology Support and World in Conversation Technology Manager. The Podcast revolves around different issues that our society has a hard time talking about, but we need to talk about. Most episodes will revolve around Dr. Richard's class, Soc 119 -- Race and Ethnic Relations.
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Episode # 22 - Education's Response and Conspiracies of COVID-19, and Experiences Outside the USA
Welcome to episode twenty-two of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover how the educational realm of schools and Universities are responding to COVID-19. We then talk about aliens and other conspiracies about the virus. Sam and Jeff share experiences they had outside the United States. And as always, Sam answers some questions. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
32:42
April 9, 2020
Episode # 21 - Corona in the USA and Asian Racism
Welcome to episode twenty-one of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover the Coronavirus coming into the United States, what that means for the citizens and how people are reacting. About halfway through the show, our friend Arnika joins us from Berlin, Germany to talk about the German experience. Finally, at the end we have Sam answering some questions that came up on the chat. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
57:34
April 1, 2020
Episode # 20 - Peace Agreement in Afghanistan, Sharia Law and Conflict Resolutions
Welcome to episode twenty of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we have Rafi and Mr. Rashidi from Afghanistan on to talk about the new peace agreement between the Taliban and US Forces. Later in the podcast, Yuli (Julie) from our partnership in Colombia joins to talk about her country's conflict resolution. At the end of the podcast, our friend from Iraq, Basim Razzo joins the call to talk about his country's corruption. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
1:14:04
March 30, 2020
Episode # 19 - Political Party Rule of Law, Democratic Primaries, and Communist Countries
Welcome to episode nineteen of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover the differences and similarities between both political parties in the United States, talking about the upcoming Super Tuesday election in fourteen states, and addressed the issues arising when talking about communist countries. Our guest this week was Brendan, a Soc 119 Stream Team Member who keeps up with politics and wanted to join the podcast. Check out our Social Media! Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
51:32
March 6, 2020
Episode # 18 - War for Oil and Democracy, Socialism and Communism, and 2020 Political Discussion
Welcome to episode 18 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover the reasons the United States went to War in Iraq and Afghanistan, a conversation determining the difference between socialism and communism, and a long discussion about the current 2020 presidential race and the democratic candidates. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
1:12:07
February 26, 2020
Episode # 17 - Noticing Racial Differences is Racist, Credible Sources, and Black Families
Welcome to episode 17 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover if noticing racial differences in racist or not, what makes a source credible, and a discussion of black families in the United States today. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
1:01:11
February 24, 2020
Episode # 16 - Coronavirus, German Connection to Nazis & Changes To This Semester
Welcome to episode sixteen of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics.  Today’s podcast we cover China's Coronavirus and its impact to the earth and culture, tease future lectures about Nazis and Germany, as well as talking about communications within the community changing. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/ Discord Server: https://discord.gg/CRVnH7P
1:00:05
February 5, 2020
A Quick Update - Podcast Restarting Next Week!
Hey everyone, we did not forget about you. We have been too busy to have a podcast recording. However, we are planning on starting back up next week (Jan 31st) so expect to see the first podcast of the Spring 2020 semester of Soc 119 during the first week of February!
01:20
January 24, 2020
Episode # 15 - Getting Triggered, Current Events & The Bible
Welcome to episode fourteen of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. Today’s podcast we cover trigger warnings, what makes someone triggered and what do we do about it. In addition we cover innovations for the Soc 119 class with student volunteers and live stream. Sam talks about former New York City Mayor and the lawyer of the President Guliani and his involvement with illegal acts. Jeff explains the book of Revelation that is followed by talk about the Bible and faith. And to close out the podcast, the gang answers a question about speciesism and what animals we eat as food. Check out a friend of Soc 119's podcast: https://www.anchor.fm/mstia, Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:26:37
November 26, 2019
Episode # 14 - The Pedagogy, Misunderstanding and Intentions of Sam's Teaching
Welcome to episode fourteen of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. Today’s podcast we cover Sam's teaching practices, what lessons he thinks could have gone deeper and misconceptions of the purpose behind the class. We are joined by Sam's wife, Dr. Laurie Mulvey, the Executive Director for World in Conversation and the "Doctor of Dialogue." She allows the show to get deeper by asking open ended questions to Sam to make him dig deeper into his brain. Shawn, a former Native American student from the 90's stopped into town and ran into Laurie when she was on her way to the podcast, so he joins for the second segment to talk about his experience in Soc 119 years ago. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org, Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119, Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119, Snapchat: SOC_119, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:19:20
November 21, 2019
Episode # 13 - Korean Beauty Standards, Military Service and Parenting
Welcome to episode thirteen of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: Introducing guests MK Kim & Chris Choi, Impressions of Soc 119 from a Visitor's Perspective, Darneisha's Perspective of Korea, East Asian v Western Cultures, Desexualization of Men & K-Pop's Change of Gender Norms (Cooking TV Shows), Mukbang, Make-up in Korea v. United States,   MK Kim's Friends response to coming to Soc 119, and Skin Whitening Creams potential dangers. Segment Two: Plastic Surgery Culture, South Koreans Military Service, and Gender Complications with Military Service. Segment Three: Korean Standards of Parenting, and Final Thoughts. MK Kim's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/artspeech0783 Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
50:59
November 13, 2019
Episode # 12: Choice & Chance, Racial Jokes, and Cultural Appropriation
Welcome to episode #12 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: This upcoming week of classes & what should be covered, Defining Colorism, Talking about Tuesday's Class -- Choice and Chance, Transgender Pronouns, Experience = Knowledge, Differences within Races, and Old Terminology of Racial Classifications. Segment Two: Can black people be racist?, White people can't take a joke, Racism Talk, Making Racial Jokes, and Comfortability with talking about race. Segment Three: Music's Roots in Race, Defining Cultural Appropriation, Examples of Cultural Appropriation -- Hair Wraps, Historical Context with Culture, Shane Dawson & Jeffree Star Cosmetics & Importance to Culture, and Final Thoughts Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:28:44
November 4, 2019
Episode #11: Selective Avoidance, Corruption and LGBT Issues
Welcome to episode 11 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: Welcoming everyone to show, Thoughts on Thursday's class, What takes energy out of the room?, Making people confront issues (chocolate and THON), The Power of THON, Talking to your Ancestors about Modern Day Racism & looking at the Civil Rights Movement, Pushing information out to those who don't know what's happening, Selective Avoidance,   Teaching about Selective Avoidance and Challenging White and Black students. Segment Two: The problems with Capitalism & Socialism, Money & Fear, Is Jeff a Conservative?, Hiding Behind Power to NOT Answer Questions, Capitalism Talk, Corruption in Capitalism & Democracy, How do you get rid of Corruption? How does corruption happen?, Fixing Presidential Candidates issues, Looking at Presidents Closely for Corruption, Capitalism in the medical field, Corruption is a world-wide issue, Back to the medical field, Making an argument for Insurance Companies, Nothing is Good or Bad. Segment Three:Tuesday's Class Reflection, Snarkiness online & Live stream chat, Gender norms changed recently (1930s/40s), Why do trans people use stereotypes of the opposite gender?, LGBT Descriptions, LGBT Inclusion issues, Are you born gay?, The World's Reaction to LGBT people, Everyone is a little gay!, Being gay in prison, Final thoughts Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:32:50
October 29, 2019
Episode #10: The Rise of ISIS, Interacting with ISIS and Reporting in Iraq
Welcome to episode 10 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: Introduce guests & topics from last week's classes, what happened this past week?, Islamophobia & Christianity, How did people feel when ISIS came into their town?, Seeing people who are now ISIS. Segment Two: Life's Complexities & Need to Slow Down Conversations, What is an Infidel?, Connections between Islam and Christianity, Something Nice & Nasty an ISIS Member did for Basim. Segment Three: Azmat's Connection to Basim, How did Azmat get interested in Iraq?, Other people involved, US Military's Response to Azmat's Reporting, Shift in American's Views on War. Segment Four: The Gumshoe Group, Evidence the US gave Basim to Bomb his house, Did Soc 119 exploit Basim's Life?, Questions about the Military, Being a woman Journalist in the Middle East, Book Talk, Demonizing the Military & looking at war evenly, Final Thoughts Our Guests:  Basim Razzo Twitter: https://twitter.com/basimrazzo Azmat Khan Twitter: https://twitter.com/AzmatZahra Website: https://azmatzahra.com/ Book (Working Title): Precision Strike Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:32:43
October 25, 2019
Episode #9: The Politics of Hair, Police State v. The People & Generalizations
Welcome to episode nine of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: Thoughts of class, Sam not using 4C on chart, Preparing Hair, What Hair is acceptable?, Different ways of cleaning & preparing hair, Hair differences between races, Receding hairlines, and Educating yourself about hair. Segment Two: National Coming Out Day, Answering quick questions, Future class on Korea, Attraction, Thoughts on Tuesday's class, Dallas Police Shooting & Forgiveness, Connecting Fear to Today's issues, and Forgiveness is the key to moving on. Segment Three: Dallas Police Shooting Misunderstandings, How to read the news fairly, and looking at cops as individuals v institutional. Segment Four: Generalizations and intentions, Police Violence Numbers, Stats on Crime by Race, Are black people more sensitive?, People have no idea what's happening outside their own communities, Africa can't get their shit together, Therapy, and Final Thoughts. Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:29:11
October 16, 2019
Episode #8: Skin Talk, Giving up Ancestry & Claiming Other Ethnicities
Welcome to episode 8 of You Can’t Say That! A Soc 119 Podcast about the class, culture & other topics. In this episode of the podcast we talk about the following topics (in order): Segment One: Sam's First Jobs in Education, Thoughts of last week in class, African American v African and Racism/Colorism, Why are people defensive over skin?, Confusing Talking about race & Racism, Dating and Race, Is saying "Black" racist? Segment Two: We will talk about other races in class, differences in features, Skin Whitening Cream & tanning, Different labels of color, Case Studies about skin tones, Beyonce & Michael Jackson Segment Three: Diversity in Africa, Giving up Ancestry with "A Message to White America from JC", Racial & Cultural Diversity around the world Segment Four: Claiming Other Ethnicities, Loud and Wrong, Back to Claiming Other Ethnicities, Trump Impeachment Process Starting & Climate Change, Final Thoughts Check out our Social Media: Class website: https://www.soc119.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/soc119 Twitter: https://twitter.com/soc119 Snapchat: SOC_119 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soc_119/
1:28:47
October 9, 2019
Episode #7: Making Generalizations, Dating in Iraq & Answering Questions from Chat
This week we are joined by a former Soc 119 Student who spent a month in Iraq this past summer. He joined us in 100 Thomas for class and wanted to come onto the Podcast to talk a little more about his experiences. Segment One: This past week's class -- Violent Muslims v Christians, Sharia Law, Separating Stereotypes from Reality, We Are NOT our Government, and Making Generalizations. Segment Two: More Experiences in Iraq, The Risks and Purpose of Generalizations, Food & Culture Talk, How much could you get a feel of Iraq from a visit?, and Marriage & Dating cultures Segment Three: Colorism in Arab Community, and Cultural differences with Age Segment Four: Addressing Class This Past Week, Questions from the Chat, Bad Sociology, Why Are Sociologists more liberal?, and Final Thoughts Call our voicemail: (814) 430-3555‬ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/soc119 Website: https://www.soc119.org
1:05:36
October 8, 2019
Episode #6: The Impact, Narrative & Questioning of CTE with Jared Odrick & Dr. Gary Adler
This episode of You Can't Say That, the Podcast Crew is joined by Jared Odrick and Dr. Gary Adler. Jared's Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/jaredodrick Dr. Adler's Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/garyadlerjr Segment One Topics: Thoughts of Class, Jared Explaining CTE Documentary & Research, Personal Experiences and Stories around CTE,   Elevator Pitch of CTE Project, First People to talk about CTE, Other Implications outside CTE, Thinking outside the box & questioning everything, Don't think of a Big Blue Flying Elephant. Segment Two Topics: Invisible Sociological Strings, Perceptions of CTE from other Athletes, Three Groups of CTE, Pharmaceutical Industries & Medical Cannabis, Placebo Effect, Mental Health & Trauma, the frame of Jared's research Segment Three Topics: What's the good narrative?, Players Questioning CTE, Jared asking questions to Gary Segment Four Topics:  Jared asking questions to Sam, Sam asks Jared Questions, The purpose of thinking Segment Five Topics: Questions from Stream & Podcast Crew Get more information at https://www.soc119.org/
2:06:48
October 4, 2019
Episode #5 - Aggressive Black Women, The Trade War with China, and Kashmir
This episode, Sam, Jeff and the Gang are joined by Emma Rohan, a staff member at World in Conversation to talk about a series of topics related to class and in the world today. The main topics are: Assumptions about Sam's political views, Gaining Trust at the beginning of the semester, Aggressive Black Women,  Trump & Hurricane, The Importance of different Cultures, Asian Trade War, Asian Dating Statistics, Skin Whitening Cream, Kashmir, Theology and Astrology in Sociology
1:11:00
September 24, 2019
Episode #4 - African American Culture, Conspiracy Theories & Culture Shock
This episode is the first podcast recorded during the fall 2019 semester. Sam and Jeff are joined by Joy and Darniesha, two of the directors on the stream team. The gang talks about the topics from the first week of classes including hair, cancel culture, the N-word, coming out, black fishing, and privilege. They also talk about topics not related to the class included TV Shows, Conspiracy, Culture Shock, SWATTING and more.
1:05:36
September 23, 2019
Episode #3 - Afghanistan, Kashmir & Preparing for Class to Start
This episode, Sam and Jeff are joined by Mr. Rashidi, a global partner with World in Conversation. The conversation ranges from the recent suicide attack at a wedding, the importance of students from other countries talking to each other, the crisis in Kashmir, and others. After Mr. Rashidi leaves the podcast, Sam and Jeff talk about what they are excited for with the upcoming semester.
51:18
September 19, 2019
Episode #2 - Asia, God & Morality
This episode, Sam and Jeff start the show talking about protests in Hong Kong and the relationship they have with China. Sam then answers more Q&A questions from the YouTube Live Stream. www.soc119.org
1:49:48
August 29, 2019
Episode #1 - Sam and Jeff Catch Up
This is the first episode of the "You Can't Say That" Podcast. This is the first pilot episode where Sam and Jeff try out some technology, the concept of Podcast as well as answering Q&A's from the YouTube Live Stream. www.soc119.org
1:14:00
August 29, 2019