Our world has many voices. We all share this space together, but each of us has our own opinions, our own identity. Join hosts Calvin, Brandon, and Lee, as they bring in guests to discuss various social issues that effect everyone. Each episode will tackle a different issue, with insights by members of some diverse communities. The only rule on this show? You have to be...STR8 UP.
Music Monday-Jonathan Valenzuela
Quickly becoming one of the best musicians out of the DFW, this Music Monday we hang with musical mastermind Jonathan Valenzuela. Tune in as he goes over his style of play, how he is giving back to young musicians and some insight on his upcoming EP.
Jonathan Valenzuela gives us an exclusive performance.
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The Healing Journey: Overcoming Sexual Abuse
On our previous episode we discussed how sites like OnlyFans saw an increase in memberships and other forms of sex work due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After speaking to our courageous guests, we learned there any reasons why some turn to the sex industry, some being very traumatic.
We now talk to Coach Christal Rhodes, founder of Self Reflection Girl’s & Women Organization Inc., about own her personal experiences with childhood sexual abuse & how her life’s purpose is to assist many girls and women heal and reach for a better tomorrow regardless of the individual’s past.
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COVID-19 Impact: OnlyFans
The COVID-19 pandemic has made everyone change their way of life. When jobs were lost, some found another way to earn money. On this episode, our Str8Up crew talks about the popularity of OnlyFans and how so many have used the website to keep the money coming in amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
We then talk to a former stripper turned preacher/activist who shares stories about the dark side of the sex industry.
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Prideful Celebrations 2021
“Hate is just jealous disguised by love” No matter what we do or try to accomplish in life, we always have a hater lurking. If you've got a hater of your own, you're not alone. On this episode, we open up what we call... our hate mail. From body shaming to homophobic slurs..our STR8 Up crew opens up about situations that made them feel targeted and how they each handled them.
It's a very personal episode you won't want to miss.
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Music Monday- Natalie Orfilia
On the first Music Monday of Season 4, we hang out with the beautiful and soulful Natalie Orfilia. Natalie sits down with us to talk about how she started her music career, her singing style and her future music projects.
She then performs her hit single, "Nothing."
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High quality podcast! Great listening to a diverse group with different opinions we can learn from. Worth a listen for sure!