16 episodes

Civic engagement for AAPI youth, by AAPI youth. New episodes every Monday! https://www.freshoffthevote.com

Fresh Off The Vote @FreshOffTheVote

    • Politics
    • 4.5 • 21 Ratings

Civic engagement for AAPI youth, by AAPI youth. New episodes every Monday! https://www.freshoffthevote.com

    Untangling Undocumented

    Untangling Undocumented

    In this episode of #FOTV,  Grace hosts a roundtable with a Race and Ethnic Studies graduate student and two undocumented immigrants. They examine lived experiences to see how race and law work together to erase Asian Americans from the undocumented...

    • 50 min
    Rise & Shine, Hot Planet Coming Through!

    Rise & Shine, Hot Planet Coming Through!

    In the latest VP debate, Pence admitted the climate is changing without addressing the urgency of the climate crisis we are living in. This episode is a Green New Deal 101 featuring candidates working at the state, city, and ground level to bring...

    • 45 min
    Asian American Athletes: Beyond The Field and Off The Court

    Asian American Athletes: Beyond The Field and Off The Court

    In this episode, #FOTV hosts Emmy and Kenna interview two Asian American athletes on how race and culture come to play in sports. Camryn Hamaguchi is a Japanese-American two-sport athlete in basketball and track & field at Chapman University in...

    • 28 min
    "Breaking (Fake) News!"

    "Breaking (Fake) News!"

    Have you and your parents ever had an argument about something they read on WeChat? What about WhatsApp? In this episode, Shawna (The Yappie) and #FOTV's Helen dive into these two ethnic media platforms to discuss misinformation and why it’s important...

    • 41 min
    Caring in a World That Doesn’t Care

    Caring in a World That Doesn’t Care

    We're living through a global pandemic, civil unrest, and threats to our democracy. It's necessary for young people to step up in advocating for a better future. But in doing so, we often don’t realize the stress and anxiety that can take a toll on our...

    • 37 min
    Slacking or Acting?

    Slacking or Acting?

    In this episode, #FOTV hosts Jessica and Grace invite an Asian American illustrator Ji Sub Jeong (@geesubay) to chat about the virality of slacktivism. Jessica dives into the design of social justice slideshows on Instagram while Grace dissects the need...

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

RachelinChi ,

Timely and informative

This podcast is an easy listen to deeper your knowledge around social injustices, especially for the AAPI community. I love that they also discuss relevant topics outside of just politics! Highly recommend adding this to your weekly rotation.

kennaaloha ,

Representation Matters!

Love the variety of topics covered and the intersectionality of subjects to things outside of politics, highly recommend.

morningkaren ,

Interesting and Informative

Learned things about voting I never knew about!

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