Lady Don’t Take No is a podcast created by Alicia Garza for people who like their political commentary with a side of beauty recommendations. It’s her tribute to the Bay Area’s unique way of getting things done. Garza will divulge her hot takes on everything from why Fenty Beauty saves lives, to how to handle microaggressions at the airport. Every Friday, Lady Don’t Take No will deliver all the real, and none of the fake. Why? Because Lady. Don’t. Take. No.
Melina Abdullah. A Rebel with a Cause
Alicia Garza welcomes Professor of Pan-African Studies at Cal State LA, Melina Abdullah.
Changing the Game with Maurice Mitchell
Alicia Garza welcomes back Maurice Mitchell, the National Director of the Working Families Party, a multiracial party that fights for workers over bosses.
Huddling with Brooke Baldwin
Alicia Garza welcomes best selling author and veteran journalist, Brooke Baldwin.
Brandi Collins-Dexter’s Wake-up Call for Democracy
Alicia Garza welcomes Brandi Collins-Dexter, author of the critically acclaimed book, Black Skinhead: Reflections on Blackness and Our Political Future, which explores the fragile alliance between Black voters and the Democratic party.
The Pinky Cole Experience
Alicia Garza welcomes author of the critically acclaimed cookbook, Eat Plants, B*tch, Pinky Cole.
Midterms '22: All-Star Analysis
Alicia Garza shares reactions from her all-star roster of friends about the 2022 midterm election. Guests include Tiffany Cross, Melissa Harris-Perry, Laphonza Butler, Angela Rye, Joy Reid, Jemele Hill, Nse Ufot, and Maurice Mitchell.
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Miss Alicia Garza has the best interviewing manner, the best guests, the most astute advice. Share it widely - all people need to know this info. Thank you!!!
So HAPPY I found this podcast!! It offers wisdom, joy, important and timely info and discussions. I feel truly seen with its unapologetically black, queer, be your self mind set!! Love to Alicia!!
Making Angela Y Davis giggle
This podcast uniquely surprises me every time.
Garza asks the questions, and reads the room in warm and special ways. She has a way of making guests comfortable, most recently evident in the episode where she makes AYD giggle talking about sewing during pandemic.
From soup to nuts, politics to cooking practices. Superb!