38 episodes

Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 14 Ratings

Launched due to a lack of Black Scottish voices in mainstream media, Suzie and Shirley share their experiences of growing up in Scotland, and discuss pop-culture, current events, and everything in-between with a bit of banter on the side! @blackscotpod on your preferred socials Hosts: @suziemwanza & @_shirleymcpherson_
Find us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and wherever you get your podcasts!
Get in touch at blackscotpod@gmail.com
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this podcast are those of the speaker alone, and may not necessarily reflect the views of their employer(s).

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    37. Disaster Tourism & The Plight of a Nation

    37. Disaster Tourism & The Plight of a Nation

    Welcome back to Black Scot Pod! This week we discuss the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, how one 'lad' is being lauded as a legend for his bad taste last minute trip to Afghanistan in the name of 'disaster tourism'... plus a lighter story from Shirley who recounts her return to clubbing!

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    • 45 min
    36. Hair Drama, The Olympics and Rightful Cancellations

    36. Hair Drama, The Olympics and Rightful Cancellations

    Welcome back to another fun filled episode of the pod! This week Suzie finally shares why she had to shave all her hair off over Christmas, why we need a new catergory of the Olympics and why Dababy deserves to be permanently cancelled/ get in the bin. We also chat about the ending to the @Netflix hit show Sex/Life...
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    • 52 min
    35. Double Standards, Awkward Guests and The New Space Age

    35. Double Standards, Awkward Guests and The New Space Age

    This week we chat about the double standard on Love Island surrounding Danny, the ongoing billionare space race,.. plus Shirley recounts an unsettling tale from the weekend...
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    • 39 min
    34. Hooliganism, Sun down Towns and Hair Bonnets

    34. Hooliganism, Sun down Towns and Hair Bonnets

    WE'RE BACK! This week we talk about the football result and the unsurprising turn of events following that, the drama that is Matt x Gina, Love Island and Sex/life (the Netflix Show)- plus a cautionary tale from the gym floor....
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    • 39 min
    33. Bride Price, Exes and Timothée Chalamet x Lakeith Stanfield

    33. Bride Price, Exes and Timothée Chalamet x Lakeith Stanfield

    This week we talk about the relevance of Bride Price,, Timothee Chalamet x Lakieth Stanfield and whether it's ever okay to go back to an ex...
    We also have a new segment to the show where we shout out our Black Scot of the Week - this week we are honoring:
    @MikaelaLoach
    @SpokenByInga
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    • 54 min
    32. Dolly Shoes, Baby Guinness Shots & The End of Kimye

    32. Dolly Shoes, Baby Guinness Shots & The End of Kimye

    This week we chat about the hell we put ourselves through wearing dolly shoes, retell a story of the girl who couldn't handle her shots, the extension of covid restrictions, and the end of Kimye!
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    As ever, if you enjoyed this podcast, leave us a wee comment and rating on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to this pod! You can also reach us and stay up to date on @blackscotpod on your preferred socials and @suziemwanza, @_shirleymcpherson_ on Instagram!

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    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Lauryn_06 ,

Vital and hilarious

Really vital representation for black women in Scotland. The girls are so funny and they speak about issues that are important for everyone to hear. Must listen!

LilyLoves92 ,

Important and funny

LOVEEEEEE!!! The title of the pod says exactly what they do. An insightful viewpoint into what it’s like to be a black woman in Scotland. Both hosts are incredibly hilarious and lovely. Wishing them both lots of success

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