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Don't Repeat This

A podcast full of conversation topics you're not supposed to bring up at the dinner table. Politics, religion, and all the stuff your mother would call impolite.

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The Future is Female, Part 2
Dee Gonzalez, Shelly Picard, Kelly Predojevic, and Ann Ralosky are back for part 2 of the conversation on the role of women in male-controlled spaces and industries.Dee is a state government official and former women's American football player. Shelly is the Deputy Commissioner of the NWHL and former Olympian and professional hockey player. Kelly is a nurse and theologian. Ann Ralosky is the senior pastor at First Congregational Church in Montclair, NJ.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
66:47 3/2/21
The Future is Female, Part 1
Nate sits down with guests Dee Gonzalez, Shelly Picard, Kelly Predojevic, and Ann Ralosky to discuss the role of women in male-controlled spaces and industries.Dee is a state government official and former women's American football player. Shelly is the Deputy Commissioner of the NWHL and former Olympian and professional hockey player. Kelly is a nurse and theologian. Ann Ralosky is the senior pastor at First Congregational Church in Montclair, NJ.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
42:41 2/23/21
Racial Stereotypes in Entertainment and Media, with Daniel James Belnavis
Nate, Vicki, and Gail are joined by Daniel James Belnavis–singer, actor, and storyteller–whose performance credits include the national tour of Hamilton: an American Musical; the international tour of Dreamgirls; as well as regional productions of Into the Woods, Little Shop of Horrors, and Showboat.To learn more about Daniel, visit danieljamesbelnavis.com.You can read Daniel's essay, "Black Due Diligence," at link.dontrepeatthispodcast.com/blackduediligenceessay.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
65:04 2/16/21
Going No Contact, part 2, with Josiah Meyer from the Seeking Health Podcast
Gail rejoins Josiah Meyer for part 2 of their conversation on reasons for breaking contact with people who have abused you.Subscribe to Josiah's podcast, Seeking Health, here.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
61:14 2/9/21
Going No Contact, part 1, with Josiah Meyer from the Seeking Health Podcast
In this episode, Gail joins Josiah Meyer on his podcast Seeking Health to discuss reasons for breaking contact with people who have abused you.Subscribe to the Seeking Health podcast here.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
60:51 2/2/21
Harmful Tropes in Video Games, Part 2: Women
Vicki and Nate are back with part 2 of their conversation on video games! This time those harmful tropes they discuss are about the representation of women in games.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
55:08 1/26/21
Harmful Tropes in Video Games, Part 1: Race
Nate and Vicki sit down to talk about one of their favorite things: video games! Sadly, video games are filled with some subtly (and not-so-subtly) harmful ideas. Listen in as they discuss some of the problematic tropes found in video games.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
55:28 1/19/21
Insurrection at the Capitol: How Did We Get Here?
Vicki, Gail, and Nate sit down to discuss the recent attempt by domestic terrorists to storm the US Capitol and overthrow the American democracy.Episode Sources/Links:https://www.fbi.gov/cve508/teen-website/howhttps://www.bbc.com/news/53498434https://www.nature.com/articles/s41599-020-00546-3ttps://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/01/06/us/washington-dc-protestshttps://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/09/technology/trump-twitter-ban.html?referringSource=articleSharehttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trumps-evangelicals-were-complicit-in-the-desecration-of-our-democracy/2021/01/07/69a51402-5110-11eb-83e3-322644d82356_story.htmlhttps://globalimmerse.org/blog/are-white-american-evangelicals-the-most-dangerous-people-on-the-planet/Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
66:00 1/11/21
Deconstructing Catholicism, with Emily Ross
Vicki, Gail, and Nate are joined by Emily Ross, who shares her story of her journey through Catholicism and the perspective she gained stepping away from her faith.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
48:24 1/5/21
The Doctrine of Unity
In this bonus episode, Kerry Connelly talks about the Doctrine of Unity, and its pervasiveness in White Evangelicalism. For more information, check out Kerry’s paper on the Doctrine of Unity here.Kerry’s book, Good White Racist? Confronting Your Role in Racial Injustice is available in paperback on Bookshop.org or on Amazon. It’s available in audiobook on on Libro.fm or Audible.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
13:29 1/2/21
Interrogating Whiteness, with Kerry Connelly
Nate, Gail, and Vicki are joined by Kerry Connelly, the author of the book Good White Racist? Confronting Your Role in Racial Injustice. They discuss some thoughts from her book as well as how white people’s defensiveness against accusations of racism prevent them from addressing racial injustice in their communities.Kerry’s book is available in paperback on Bookshop.org or on Amazon. It’s available in audiobook on on Libro.fm or Audible.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
51:12 12/29/20
The (Real) Meaning of Christmas
Join Vicki, Gail, and Nate as they get ready for Christmas! This fun conversation explores the history of this winter celebration and the not-so-Christian origins of the holiday.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
43:01 12/22/20
Conversion Therapy, Part 2 - with Brian Pengelly
Content Warning: This episode contains a conversation about suicide.Gail and Vicki continue their conversation with Brian on the role of conversion therapy in the lives of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth in conservative Christian environments.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
40:18 12/15/20
Conversion Therapy, Part 1 - with Brian Pengelly
Content Warning: This episode contains a conversation about suicide.Vicki and Gail discuss the topic of conversion therapy and the treatment of LGBTQ people in conservative Christian environments. They’re joined by youth minister and speaker, Brian Pengelly.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
54:24 12/8/20
From Gamergate to the Alt Right - with Tabi Wells
Vicki and Nate are joined by guest host Tabi (who’s also one of the hosts of the podcast Dragons & Flagons) to talk about Gamergate and trace its history to its influence on what would eventually become the alt right.Listen to Tabi’s podcast, Dragons and Flagons, at https://redcircle.com/shows/dragons-and-flagonsGet social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
56:16 12/1/20
Exvies, Part 2: Why We Should Care About Evangelicalism
Cally and Dave return to the show and discuss why we should be paying attention to Evangelicalism and recognize its influence on politics and society.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
47:13 11/24/20
Exvies, Part 1: Escaping Evangelicalism
Gail and Nate are joined by Cally and Dave, who all share their stories of leaving Evangelical Christianity and reflect on the impact those belief systems have had on their lives.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
44:26 11/17/20
Abortion, Part 2: A Different Way of Thinking
Gail, Vicki, and Nate continue their discussion about abortion and consider ways the wider conversation needs to evolve.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
43:16 11/10/20
Election 2020!
Election Week 2020 has wrapped up, and even though there's still a long way to go before the election is finalized (including two runoffs in Georgia), every major news network has declared Joe Biden the new President-Elect of the United States!Gail, Nate, and Vicki share their thoughts and feelings on one of the most intense American election seasons in modern history.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
25:01 11/9/20
Abortion, Part 1: A Closer Look at the Pro-Life Narrative
Vicki, Nate, and Gail dive into the topic of abortion and examine a few of the inconsistencies in the pro-life narrative.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
42:53 11/3/20
The White Evangelical Response to Racial Inequality
Gail, Vicki, and Nate discuss issues with the standard white evangelical response to racial injustice, addressing a statement published by a local evangelical church.Gail, Nate, and Kerry Connelly, author of the book Good White Racist? Confronting Your Role in Racial Injustice, wrote a response to that church's statement. You can read their response at https://link.dontrepeatthispodcast.com/Racial-Unity-RebuttalGet social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
52:18 10/27/20
Churches in the Pandemic
Gail, Nate, and Vicki discuss how various churches have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic.The episode features an interview with Reverend Ann Ralosky, Senior Pastor of First Congregational Church in Montclair, NJ.Visit fccmontclair.org for more about Rev. Ann's church.Get social with us:Facebook: @dontrepeatthispodcastInstagram: @dontrepeatthispodcastTwitter: @dontrepeatpod
39:41 10/20/20