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Welcome to gal-dem's first ever podcast, Growing up with gal-dem. Over the course of the series Liv Little and Charlie Brinkhurst Cuff invite a different guest to respond to old diary entries, text messages, or letters from their younger selves - nurturing important conversations about growing up.

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Welcome to gal-dem's first ever podcast, Growing up with gal-dem. Over the course of the series Liv Little and Charlie Brinkhurst Cuff invite a different guest to respond to old diary entries, text messages, or letters from their younger selves - nurturing important conversations about growing up.

    Becoming different people with Mariel Richards

    Becoming different people with Mariel Richards

    It’s time to meet our new CEO, Mariel Richards; a familiar face who has previously headed up the Commercial division at gal-dem! An independent, sorter of problems, art lover and sewing extraordinaire, it’s time to get to know the many lovely facets to Mariel (she even knows some Japanese). Having matured from the self-confessed recklessness and adventure of her youth, join us as Mariel reflects on the true beauty of growing up: meeting all the different versions of ourselves.
     
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    • 30 min
    Lady Phyll on religion, queerness, and learning to love yourself

    Lady Phyll on religion, queerness, and learning to love yourself

    A major voice within the queer activism pace, we speak to the person at the heart of UK Black Pride, Lady Phyll. Delving into moments in her life and the pockets of wisdom that arose from them, Lady Phyll covers important topics when growing up as a young queer person of colour, such as spirituality and colourism.
     
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    • 49 min
    Diane Abbott on maintaining hope as a political activist

    Diane Abbott on maintaining hope as a political activist

    Diane Abbott reflects on her Maiden speech and speaks to Liv and Charlie about her expansive political career and how she maintains hope for the future.
     
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    • 28 min
    Aja Barber on how the importance of inclusivity in sustainability

    Aja Barber on how the importance of inclusivity in sustainability

    This week Aja joins Liv and Charlie to reflect on a recent article about sustainability, she discusses recent events online and gives us an insight into what she was like as a child - a furious letter written who called for brands to be and do better.
     
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    • 32 min
    Diane Parish on why there is no one way to be black

    Diane Parish on why there is no one way to be black

    Actress Diane Parish joins gal-dem and shares a short story written as a teenager. 
    She offers insight into where the inspiration for the story came from as well as sharing valuable insights into parenthood and how she’s been coping during lockdown.
     
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    • 39 min
    Chanel Miller on the freedom and craft of speaking her truth

    Chanel Miller on the freedom and craft of speaking her truth

    Chanel Miller speaks to gal-dem about the process behind writing her book, the importance of family and why she reads children's books to start her day.
     
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    • 38 min

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4.9 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

Scamp Patel ,

LOVE

1 episode and hooked GREAT!

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Great Podcast

Very excited to dive into this podcast. Love Gal Dem + love the conversations this is starting!

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