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Welcome to the Brothers from the 818; Hosted by David and Caleb. The 818 is the area code of the San Fernando Valley and surrounding areas covering roughly 260 square miles. We met in Pacoima and formed a friendship that has spanned more than three decades. Our lives have taken us around the world, our connection from the 818 has always brought us back. Now, we get together weekly to discuss current issues, trends, and relevant topics of the day. We welcome you to our conversation.

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Welcome to the Brothers from the 818; Hosted by David and Caleb. The 818 is the area code of the San Fernando Valley and surrounding areas covering roughly 260 square miles. We met in Pacoima and formed a friendship that has spanned more than three decades. Our lives have taken us around the world, our connection from the 818 has always brought us back. Now, we get together weekly to discuss current issues, trends, and relevant topics of the day. We welcome you to our conversation.

Follow us:
@818Brothers - Twitter
@Brothersfromthe818 - Instagram
Brothersfromthe818 - YouTube

    Live: from the Valley Community Popup Event

    Live: from the Valley Community Popup Event

    The Brothers from the 818 were live in the San Fernando Valley at the Community Popup Gourmet Meal event.  This event is hosted by About My Father's Business every fourth Saturday and features collaboration from our friend and yours, Chef Roxie with Happy Insides, Fish of the West Valley Food Bank, MEND, and many others.  The Brothers embraced the opportunity to speak with some of the organizers and are looking forward to the next event which is this coming Saturday, August 28th.  If you are anywhere near the SFV this weekend, you should come to check them out.  The Brothers will be there.  We hope to see you too!  

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    • 32 min
    Back to School

    Back to School

    The Brothers from the 818 are back with two young and amazing guests just in time for Back to School.  Zadia and Jenea live their best lives as young black women, and we are excited to share this space.  This is the podcast that you want to share with the young scholar / aspiring student in your house.  Tune in this Thursday for this great conversation and feel free to leave a comment to encourage these young bright minds.  Only on The Brothers from the 818.  See you there.

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    • 50 min
    Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man - Emmanuel Acho

    Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man - Emmanuel Acho

    The Brothers are back with episode 28 of Season two.  Tonight we are discussing the book, Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho.  We discuss who we are, implicit biases (race-related), and some of the reasons why the Black family have been broken apart.  Most important, we did what the Brothers do; come join us in this conversation.  This week on the Brothers from the 818.  

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    • 50 min
    90's Baby

    90's Baby

    The Brothers from the 818 are back for episode 27.  Tonight we are showing some love for the 90's.  We had a blast reminiscing about this decade of learning, freedom, and exploration.  Join us as we talk about how getting older has slowed us down.  We also visit the way back machine discussing music and movies.  Check us out, you might learn something about the brothers that you didn't know.  Special Message to you 20-somethings out there, "Live it up!!!" This is your time.  See you Thursday at 4pm.  

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    Twitter: @818Brothers

    • 53 min
    Back to Nigeria

    Back to Nigeria

    The Brothers from the 818 are back with episode 26.  Tonight we had the pleasure of hosting our Nigerian brother and sister, Pius and Ade.  These two Scholars of the Diaspora entertained, enlightened, and educated us on the truth of this West African Nation, the largest grouping of black people in the world.  By the end of the podcast, the Brothers were prepared to get our Nigerian passports (Yes, Nigerian) and be on our way.  Hopefully, you will see it the way we did.  Join us this Thursday for this amazing, engaging conversation.  Only on the Brothers from the 818.  

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    • 51 min
    Hot Topics!! Our Break is Over!

    Hot Topics!! Our Break is Over!

    The Brothers from the 818 are back from our two-week, mid-season break.  So much has been happening and these events prompted a discussion about accountability.  Bill Cosby, OJ, Phylicia Rashad, Sha'Carri Richardson are each part of the discussion.  The Brothers also discuss the break and what they had a break from. The Brothers from the 818 are glad to be back online and look forward to an exciting finish to our second season.  Join us, Thursdays at 4pm, only on the Brothers from the 818.  

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    • 49 min

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