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Headscarves and Good Yarns

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Headscarves and Good Yarns - 13-09-2021 - language, trauma, love island.( 0:54:58)       
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This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo and we unpack how complicated language is and how and why there might be all sorts of feelings. We also touch upon all the isms on love island, racism/sexism/colourism. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 9/13/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-08-2021 - media, racism and sexism, and NZ being a pacific nation( 1:1:24)       
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This week Amal chats to Lily and this episode goes to all wonderful, challenging places! From talking about racism to sexism, unpacking the role media + journalism have in our society, to how to rear how hypothetical children in a sexualised world and finally reviewing Lily's thoughts on NZ as a pacific nation. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/30/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 16-08-2021 - The ugly side to racist Aotearoa( 0:51:57)       
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Recent events in politics, newsrooms, and social media reveal the underbelly of racism that is still rife in Aotearoa. Amal unpacks recent events and paints the racist rhetoric that's happening right now. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/16/2021 6:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 02-08-2021 - Dawn Raid apology, Blind Spots and Body Stuff( 0:55:12)       
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TRIGGER WARNING: This episode Amal speaks about her health journey and that includes talking about weight loss and weight gain. Amal dives deep into apologies and speaks to the significance of them. Apologies are a great way to build a better future, but how do we do that exactly? Also Amal speaks to the narrow narratives around beauty by unpacking her body image story. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/2/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 19-07-2021 - History, Connections and Emotions( 0:55:35)       
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History, Connections and Emotions - Amal unpacks how and why everything is connected. Why knowing history is important to allyship and how emotions can change our world. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/19/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 05-07-2021 - Yarns with Dr. Emalani Case( 1:3:23)       
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Amal sits down with Emalani and talks about Hawai'i, the Pacific, RIMPAC, the importance of land, activism and allyship. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/5/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 21-06-2021 - apologies, narratives and words( 0:55:32)       
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This week Amal unpacks the proposed They Are Us film, the significance of apologies and why the words we use matter. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 6/21/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 07-06-2021 - Colonization comfort and histories are living( 0:55:9)       
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A woman in Tauranga greeted a crowd in te reo and was met a shower of boos and taunts. Amal unpacks where this energy might come from. Amal also discusses the importance of learning our histories - no matter how ugly and shameful it is. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 6/8/2021 8:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 24-05-2021 - What is happening in Palestine?( 0:51:45)       
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Amal has yarns with Wajd who helps explain what is happening in Palestine. We also get her 2 cents on activitism and what it means to her. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 5/24/2021 9:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 10-05-2021 - Deconstructing with Rachel( 1:1:40)       
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This episode we unpack a whooole lotta stuff. Tokenism, intersectionality, racism, affirmative pathways and tangata whenua. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 5/10/2021 4:03:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 26-04-2021 - Trauma Porn, Privilege and Prince Philip( 0:54:52)       
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When something traumatic happens, we are very quick to post on social how horrible it is but do we take the moment to listen to how damaging it may be? amal discusses what trauma porn is and how damaging it is. amal also talks privilege and the various forms of racism. finally, stories? which ones have a bigger platform and which ones are ignored because of it. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/26/2021 8:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 12-04-2021 - Being Asian in 2021( 0:55:27)       
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Being Asian in 2021 - This week I sit down with Kaz and we talk all things about the model myth minority, te tiriti as migrants and her response to the increase in asian hate crimes and discrimination, specifically how that has impacted her life. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/13/2021 1:09:27 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-03-2021 - Cousins, Meng Foon and the treaty AEFmtConversio( 0:55:11)       
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Cousins, Meng Foon and the treaty AEFmtConversio This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/30/2021 5:49:20 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 15-03-2021 - Women, Women Women( 0:55:11)       
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Meghan and Harry's interview shook the world and triggered conversations around race and mental health. Also being a woman in 2021 is hard! This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/15/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 01-03-2021 - Social Valorisation - How do we see value in others?( 0:54:50)       
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Social Valorisation - How do we see value in others? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/1/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 15-02-2021 - the migrant experience and the convenience of caring( 0:54:51)       
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Amal offers more background behind the migrant experience, inspired by the book 'The Leavers' by Lisa Ko. Another Waitangi day has come and gone and the conversations surrounding it are the same. How do we change that, how do we level up the ways we care and honour the treaty? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 2/15/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 01-02-2021 - hijabs, biden and gamestop( 0:55:26)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 2/1/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 21-12-2020( 0:54:52)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/22/2020 10:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 14-12-2020 - Lessons from 2020( 0:56:17)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/15/2020 10:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 07-12-2020( 0:54:42)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/10/2020 11:55:27 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-11-2020 - Stuff's Apology and Halima Aden( 0:55:4)       
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Stuff's Apology and Halima Aden. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/30/2020 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 23-11-2020( 0:54:48)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/23/2020 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 16-11-2020( 0:54:43)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/17/2020 9:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 09-11-2020( 0:55:55)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/10/2020 12:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 02-11-2020 - BLM + beauty stands + the migrant experience( 0:55:59)       
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BLM + beauty stands + the migrant experience - Wahoo another human joins Amal for this weeks episode. In the space of 54 minutes, Amal and May cover the migrant experience, beauty standards, the worth of knowing who you are and the BLM conversation from the unique POV of May being a kiwi born Chinese. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/2/2020 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 26-10-2020 - Labour Day( 0:46:48)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 10/28/2020 10:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 19-10-2020 - We Need to Talk More( 0:56:7)       
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We often don’t talk about people from marginalized communities enough, to the point where their stories are minimalized. We need to change that so Amal unpacks that using Judith’s Collin’s comments about obesity and our former refugee community as examples to unpack that.
Published: 10/19/2020 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 12-10-2020 - Unpacking Beauty Ideals and Decolonization ( 0:55:6)       
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we often talk about privilege in the race space but it shows up in other spaces so how does it show up in the beauty space. Also what the heck is decolonization?! This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 10/12/2020 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 05-10-2020 - Freedoms, Religion and Politics( 0:54:26)       
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What does individual freedom look like in different cultural contexts, what can religion offer to NZ and what does Amal mean by elections are personal but not individualistic?
Published: 10/7/2020 9:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 28-09-2020 - Judith Collins we have some things to unlearn( 0:54:49)       
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Judith Collins we have some things to unlearn - Following the leaders debate the whole entire country knows that Judith is married to a Samoan but what exactly is wrong with what she said? Amal unpacks and pulls it apart. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 9/29/2020 5:52:29 PM