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The Dope Black Dads Podcast is an adult-only podcast for all parents or adults preparing for parenthood. Lead by Marvyn Harrison with contributions from the Dope Black Dads leadership as well as a host of special guests from the world of healing, media, parenting, TV/film, music, and beyond. We discuss everything from co-parenting, masculinity, the black experience all the way to our favourite Netflix show. Don't listen if you're expecting conversations about nappies!
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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 10 Ratings

The Dope Black Dads Podcast is an adult-only podcast for all parents or adults preparing for parenthood. Lead by Marvyn Harrison with contributions from the Dope Black Dads leadership as well as a host of special guests from the world of healing, media, parenting, TV/film, music, and beyond. We discuss everything from co-parenting, masculinity, the black experience all the way to our favourite Netflix show. Don't listen if you're expecting conversations about nappies!
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    Mini Statement From Our New Chancellor

    Mini Statement From Our New Chancellor

    Umar briefly breaks down the statement delivered by the first-ever black chancellor in the UK. He touches on how the mini-budget delivered in the chancellor's statement could impact us and our community. 
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community.
     
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
     
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
     
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.

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    • 12 min
    MP Calls Chancellor Superficially Black

    MP Calls Chancellor Superficially Black

    Umar shares his thoughts on a member of parliament calling the newly appointed chancellor superficially black. He explains why this is problematic based on the member of parliament’s views of what the black experience should look like. 
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. 
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'. 


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    • 12 min
    Children's Influence On Your Creative Process

    Children's Influence On Your Creative Process

    Cameron is joined by Botis Seva, an award-winning dance artist, choreographer, director and father. They discuss how his firstborn influenced the creation of a piece on surviving adulthood as a childlike artist. How his children have challenged his idea of creativity and expressing trauma through art.
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community.
     
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
     
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
     
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.

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    • 44 min
    Back To School Productivity Tips For Parents And Carers

    Back To School Productivity Tips For Parents And Carers

    In this episode, Marcus shares useful productivity tips and hacks on how to cope with children going back to school. This one is dedicated to parents and carers to keep them on top of their game.
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community.
     
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
     
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
     
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.
     

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    • 9 min
    Monumental Appointment Of Black Secretaries Of State In The UK

    Monumental Appointment Of Black Secretaries Of State In The UK

    In this episode, Umar discusses the recent appointment of Black Secretaries of State in the United Kingdom and how significant this is to the black community, given the country’s history. He highlights what a monumental achievement this is, as it has never happened before. 
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community.
     
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
     
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
     
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'.

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    • 12 min
    Queen Elizabeth II's Death Sparks Mixed Feelings

    Queen Elizabeth II's Death Sparks Mixed Feelings

    In this episode, Umar discusses Queen Elizabeth II's death and how members of the Black community, especially those with roots in countries that were recently ruled by the British empire, felt feelings that were complicated and nuanced. Umar points out that one can recognise and respect that she has passed away but one also doesn't need to minimise what the Queen and the monarchy have stood for in relation to people of colour . 
    Dope Black Dads is a place where we are changing the narrative and having progressive conversations about black fathers with the aim of creating a safe digital space within the community. 
     
    Join the conversation and the community online through our social channels:
     
    Twitter: @DopeBlackDads
    Instagram: @DopeBlackDads
    Facebook Page: @DopeBlackDads
     
    If you want to get in touch with us, email us at hello@dopeblackdads.org or follow our conversations in-depth on our Facebook Group by searching 'Dope Black Dads'. 
     


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    • 12 min

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