71 episodes

Each week on "Rock the Culture," Antwan Phillips, state Rep. Charles Blake and others provide perspective on life and culture for people in Little Rock. The team offers trenchant analysis and hilarious banter on local news, events and politics. Plus, they bring that same fun-loving but informed style to weekly interviews with people who are impacting the culture of Little Rock and elsewhere in Arkansas. #RocktheCulture

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Each week on "Rock the Culture," Antwan Phillips, state Rep. Charles Blake and others provide perspective on life and culture for people in Little Rock. The team offers trenchant analysis and hilarious banter on local news, events and politics. Plus, they bring that same fun-loving but informed style to weekly interviews with people who are impacting the culture of Little Rock and elsewhere in Arkansas. #RocktheCulture

    Miscommunication about Masks

    Miscommunication about Masks

    In this episode, we provide perspective and conversation regarding Little Rock's mask wearing ordinance, nationwide removal of confederate statues, and Arkansas' efforts to allow more robust absentee voting in November.

    This is episode was also video-recorded. You can watch this episode on RockTheCulture's Facebook Page.


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    • 35 min
    Is Juneteenth greater than 4th of July?

    Is Juneteenth greater than 4th of July?

    In this episode, we provide perspective and conversation regarding Little Rock's response to Protest, Defund the Police, and the importance of Juneteenth.

    This is episode was also video-recorded. You can watch this episode on RockTheCulture's Facebook Page. 


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    • 30 min
    Protest, People, and Policy

    Protest, People, and Policy

    In this episode,  Antwan and Charles provide perspective and conversation on Little Rock's response to Covid-19, the BlackLivesMatter protests related to racial injustices highlighted by the murder of George Floyd, Little Rock's policy initiatives related to police reform, and the upcoming RockTheCulture policy summit. 


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    • 51 min
    Social Distancing

    Social Distancing

    In this episode, we provide perspective and conversation on the Coronavirus impact on Central Arkansas. 


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    • 25 min
    Coronavirus is serious (recorded March 8, 2020)

    Coronavirus is serious (recorded March 8, 2020)

    In this episode, we provide our initial perspective and conversation regarding the coronavirus. We also discussed the primary election and the LiftLR sales tax proposal. We also interviewed Maricella Garcia, the multicultural liaison for the City of Little Rock, to discuss Census2020. 


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    • 1 hr 1 min
    City Hall Walls

    City Hall Walls

    In this episode, we provide perspective and conversation on Little Rock City Board's ordinance to change the at-large positions and the Little Rock School District's Community Advisory Board's recommendation for election zones for the upcoming school board elections. We also interview Asher Smith, the Arkansas organizing director for the Elizabeth Warren Presidential Campaign, to discuss Elizabeth Warren's candidacy. 


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    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
58 Ratings

58 Ratings

Katy397 ,

Great podcast!

Just listened to my first episode of this podcast. Loved it! I’m so excited to have a reliable source of info on AR politics.

SC $aves ,

Addicted to this podcast.

How I get insight on local news. Fun and spirited and always great interviews.

Phillimoo ,

The best podcast in the nation in my opinion

I can’t wait for Monday’s because i know Monday’s are Rock the culture Monday’s and this podcast keeps me informed on all things Little Rock and all things culture !!

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