8 episodes

Resistance is a show about refusing to accept things as they are. Stories from the front lines of the movement for Black lives, told by the generation fighting for change. Hosted by Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr.

Resistance Gimlet Media

    • Documentary
    • 4.8 • 25 Ratings

Resistance is a show about refusing to accept things as they are. Stories from the front lines of the movement for Black lives, told by the generation fighting for change. Hosted by Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr.

    Borders Between Us

    Borders Between Us

    Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr.’s award winning story Borders Between Us. It’s about his mother’s journey to America and how Saidu tried to make sense of their relationship years after her death.

    • 39 min
    Give Me War Music

    Give Me War Music

    NYC activist John Acosta came out this summer to fight alongside his chosen family. But when they disagreed on how to make change, things started to fall apart. 

    • 44 min
    Lesser Known Creeps

    Lesser Known Creeps

    We all know about the campaigns to tear down statues of Columbus and Lee, but what about the remnants of slavery we walk past every day and don't even realize are there?

    • 35 min
    See You On The Road

    See You On The Road

    The #EndSARS movement started as a way to bring an end to police brutality in Nigeria. But young Nigerians know that to change policing, they have to change the whole country.

    • 28 min
    Coach G

    Coach G

    The only Black man in Harvard, Nebraska puts on the first Black Lives Matter protest the town has ever seen. But will anybody show up?

    • 32 min
    Shake The Room

    Shake The Room

    What's it like when it's just you against the largest police department in the country?

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
25 Ratings

25 Ratings

caitwou ,

Delightful

This is such a good podcast! Thoughtful, challenging and real.

LuluLollipop101 ,

Brilliant

One of my favourite new podcasts, fantastic work.

NFelsch ,

Incredible!

To hear from the inside, especially from here in Australia is incredible. Great podcast!

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