52 episodes

You’re procrastinating right now, aren’t you? Yup, we knew it.
But don’t fret, this is the most effective soundtrack to drown out your google classroom notifications.

We are the Johannesburg Junior Council and our mission as a youth run organization is to empower the voice of the unheard. Join us as we embark on challenging conversations around all things social, political and current. The only difference? It’s coming from fellow high school procrastinators who might just have a thing or two to say about the world that we live in. Just like you, right?

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    • Society & Culture

You’re procrastinating right now, aren’t you? Yup, we knew it.
But don’t fret, this is the most effective soundtrack to drown out your google classroom notifications.

We are the Johannesburg Junior Council and our mission as a youth run organization is to empower the voice of the unheard. Join us as we embark on challenging conversations around all things social, political and current. The only difference? It’s coming from fellow high school procrastinators who might just have a thing or two to say about the world that we live in. Just like you, right?

    Not just a stunt, we want all 12 months

    Not just a stunt, we want all 12 months

    Pride should be celebrated every year, all year.” said by one of our hosts, Khumo Kumalo in this impactful podcast. Join him, and his co-host, Josh De Smet as they delve into important conversations surrounding issue’s faced by today’s lgbtqia+ youth and as they explore what queer pride means to the youth.

    • 33 min
    Covid Reflections

    Covid Reflections

    I think we can speak for everyone when we say that Covid was a curveball that no one expected. Join us as we discuss online school, our mental health during covid and other random tangents!

    • 23 min
    Not Your National Anthem

    Not Your National Anthem

    In celebration of Africa day, Join Khumo and Grace as they deep dive into everything relating to Xenophobia in South Africa, from Operation Dudula to the not so innocent jokes you and your friends may share in private. A much needed conversation acknowledging the detrimental effects of xenophobia on not only the victims, but the foreign nationals who live amongst us.

    • 24 min
    Human Rights Day

    Human Rights Day

    Join us as we discuss the history, importance and change brought on by the events of the Sharpville Massacre, commemorated by Human Rights Day on the 21st of March. Our hosts Kwande, Gad and Miquela explore the intricacies of the culture of human rights in South Africa ranging from how its shaped art, history and our day to day life.

    • 19 min
    Arts: The Culture Experience

    Arts: The Culture Experience

    In this episode of The JJC Podcast Experience Michelle and Serene talk about how the youth can empower and express themselves through embracing elements arts and culture as well as dish down on how arts and culture has contributed to their lives.

    • 28 min
    Mental Health in a P.O.C Household

    Mental Health in a P.O.C Household

    Nomsa Mhlongo, Co-founder of Rareview Mirror Mental Health Agency, hops on this episode of Saturdays with Stephanie to share some of her touching experiences battling with mental health in a P.O.C household. She also shares some tips on dealing with mental health and how to overcome stigmas and challenges facing mental health.

    *DISCLAIMER*:The views of our guests do not represent/reflect the views of The Johannesburg Junior Council and The JJC Podcast Experience.

    • 33 min

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