26 episodes

Celebrating the differences in our community.

Headscarves and Good Yarns Amal Abdullahi

    • Leisure
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Celebrating the differences in our community.

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 17-01-2022 - Tips and tricks to start your allyship journey

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 17-01-2022 - Tips and tricks to start your allyship journey

    New year, new intentions. Being a better ally one of 'em? Tune into this episode to get some tips and tricks to help you along the way.

    • 55 min
    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 03-01-2022 - history of whiteness pt 2

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 03-01-2022 - history of whiteness pt 2

    This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin http://oar.org.nz

    • 55 min
    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 20-12-2021 - breaking the social contract and history of whiteness pt 1

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 20-12-2021 - breaking the social contract and history of whiteness pt 1

    Recently Amal went through an experience where she felt marginalised by a service. She unpacks her emotions and has a yarn about anger, breaking the social contract and what it feels like to be undermined by the system. She then begins to unpack the history of whiteness. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin http://oar.org.nz

    • 54 min
    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 06-12-2021 - Is the term Karen problematic?

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 06-12-2021 - Is the term Karen problematic?

    We all know how to describe 'em. Can I talk to your manager with the iconic hairstyle and dragging people left, right and centre BUT where did the term come from and should we be critical of it? Unpack the meme with Amal.
    This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz

    • 55 min
    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 22-11-2021 - Theory of racelessness and entitlement

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 22-11-2021 - Theory of racelessness and entitlement

    When we talk about racism, we inevitably talk about race but why and is it needed? Explore the theory of racelessness with Amal to find out more. We also dive deeper into entitlement and what it has to do with racism and why it's important we talk about it more. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz

    • 55 min
    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 08-11-2021 - unpacking the 'ugly' emotions and individualism vs collectivism.

    Headscarves and Good Yarns - 08-11-2021 - unpacking the 'ugly' emotions and individualism vs collectivism.

    Amal unpacks her experience of being called forward and dives deep into the 'ugly' emotions that come with it. Emotions like shame, guilt, vulnerability that all come up for us but what value do they have?

    Amal also unpacks the tension she feels between individualism and collectivism as a third culture kid. What does this tension look like? What's the value of both?

    This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

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GSCW1234 ,

Incredible

Thank you for this amazing podcast Amal. You are making Aotearoa a better place. Ka mau te wehi.

MrCicero ,

Wonderful Podcast and Host

Amal is a wonderfully well-spoken and thoughtful host. This podcast is amazing for those who want to listen about topics of diversity, well-being and overall kindness. Will be listening in every week!!!

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