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In a nod to the protest albums of the 1960s and 70s, Bhi Bhiman’s Peace of Mind finds inspiration in the chaos that is modern American life. So much so that he had to release the album as a podcast and dig deeper on everything from immigration to religion, racism to Russia with experts, activists and artists like author Dave Eggers, religious scholar Reza Aslan, attorney & advocate Rabia Chaudry, LaDoris Cordell, and more. Part politics, part Behind the Music, all fascinating, Peace of Mind ...
 
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Girls Can is a podcast created to help educate and inform young women throughout the world. Our shows will discuss many issues, skills, and lessons that effect the lives of young women. We will cover the topics of finance, defense, interviewing skills, CPR and more by interviewing professional women in our community to learn from their experiences and mentorship. We wanted to give all girls an opportunity to hear leadership advice from smart, strong, successful and amazing women. Girls Can P ...
 
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Today in the studio Abigail and Grace chat with Aayran Morrison, the winner of the 2018 National Scholarship program, Distinguished Young Women. In this episode, Aayran shares her high school and college experiences, leadership lessons, and the memories she made at DYW 2018. Resources: Distinguished Young Women Aaryan Morrison Girls Can is a po ...…
 
In this episode, Abigail interviews Enen Yu, a professional violinist, and co-concert master of the Mobile Symphony. Ms. Yu discusses her journey from a violin student in China to a woman in professional music. She also gives us a glimpse of what it takes to be a world-class musician, moving across the globe to a new home, and what inspires her ...…
 
Brooke and Grace Swain interview Barbara Leigh, a professional counselor at Altapointe Health and member of the American Counseling Association. Ms. Leigh discusses the importance of mental health in young women and how to maintain a healthy mental state. Resources: AltaPointe Health - altapointe.org Barbara Leigh - Website Girls Can is a podca ...…
 
In the final episode of Peace of Mind, Bhi shares a very personal story about how suicide has touched his life in recent years. How Meditation Can Reshape Our Brains (TEDx): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8rRzTtP7Tc Listen to Peace of Mind (the album): https://lnk.to/peaceofmindthealbum Tour dates: https://bhiman.com…
 
In this episode, Brooke and Abigail Swain talk with the volunteer coordinator and victim advocate of the Lifelines Counseling Services Rape Crisis Center - Hillary Rodriguez - about sexual assault and the importance of raising awareness with high school and college women. Hillary discusses her work at the Rape Crisis Center (Mobile, Alabama) an ...…
 
Peace of Mind presents a special episode of the hit podcast Switched on Pop featuring Bhi as the guest. Switched on Pop is about the making and meaning of popular music; hosted by musicologist Nate Sloan and songwriter Charlie Harding, produced by Vox. They break down pop songs to figure out what makes a hit and what is its place in culture. An ...…
 
In this episode, Brooke and Grace Swain interview Dr. Mary Townsley, associate dean of the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and an active leader in the American Heart Association and American Thoracic Society. Dr. Townsley gives insight into the life of a woman in STEM while sharing her experience as both student and teacher of t ...…
 
Gender inequality and gender politics. The song for this episode is “GIANT” and it was inspired by the millions of women who are often unsung and overlooked. Our guests include Dr. Nimmi Gowrinathan, author and journalist Amy Westervelt, and we’ll also hear a very personal story from one of our past guests about a female GIANT in his life. Twit ...…
 
This episode is a showcase for some of the lawyers who are pushing back on the Trump Administration in courts everyday -- like Jonathan E. Taylor who helped bring the emoluments cases against Trump. We'll also hear more from retired judge LaDoris Cordell who shares her own story and a chance encounter that lead her to the law. The song for this ...…
 
In this episode we examine the rise of Vladimir Putin and Russia’s foray into Western politics and the election of Donald Trump. Our Active Measures director Jack Bryan, comedian and host of Mueller She Wrote, Jaleesa Johnson, and journalist Neil Docherty who wrote and directed the PBS Frontline documentary, Putin’s Way. The song for this episo ...…
 
What roles do religion and faith play in how Americans live their lives? From the discrimination people face because of their religion to the optimism that faith can bring, we explore it all in this episode. Our guests are religious scholar Reza Aslan, attorney, advocate and podcaster Rabia Chaudry (of Serial, Undisclosed and The 45th), and aut ...…
 
Immigration policy and its human consequences. We’ll discuss the differences between immigrants, refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants, and how these groups are often treated as criminals. Our guests are Ahilan Arulanantham (attorney, ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project and Macarthur Fellow), Paola Mendoza (activist, artist and author), and Todd S ...…
 
The multi-pronged attack on voting in America. While there are threats from outside countries, like Russia and China, the greatest danger comes from within — from politicians and lawmakers who pervert the voting process to suit their agenda through gerrymandering, voter ID laws, and intimidation. Our guests are Dale Ho (Director, ACLU Voting Ri ...…
 
Democracy – the places where it thrives, the places where it dies. And what’s at stake when any one of the 4 pillars of democracy are threatened. Our guests are investigative journalist and Frontline producer Neil Docherty, retired superior court judge LaDoris Cordell and journalist Salem Solomon (Voice of America’s Africa division). The song f ...…
 
In the first episode of Peace of Mind, we’re talking about the fear and madness that characterizes so much of this crazy time in America. Our guests are author Dave Eggers, Glynn Washington (host of Snap Judgement on NPR) and renowned social psychologist, Lee Ross. The song for this episode is “Brother Can You Spare Some Peace of Mind?” Listen ...…
 
In this episode, the Swain Girls talk with PAVE Ambassador Chessy Prout about sexual assault, consent, communication, and healthy relationships. Chessy is currently a student at Barnard College, activist, and nationally-acclaimed author. Her book, I Have The Right To, describes her story of sexual assault during her freshman year at St. Paul's ...…
 
A sneak peek of the new album and podcast from popular indie musician Bhi Bhiman, featuring Dave Eggers, Reza Aslan, Rabia Chaudry, and more. Listen to Peace of Mind the album: https://lnk.to/peaceofmindalbum Tour dates, vinyl & more: https://peaceofmindpod.comBy Critical Frequency.
 
Elizabeth and Grace chat with Ms. Shelby Mitchell, a radio and media personality on the “Dan and Shelby” show on 95 KSJ/iHeart Radio, NBC 15, The Broadcast Podcast, The Grab Bag Podcast, and Cocktail Hour. Recently, Ms. Mitchell was voted as Lagniappe Reader’s Choice Best Local DJ and a member of the Best DJ team with her show co-host, Dan Bren ...…
 
Brooke and Elizabeth chat with Skye Bork, winner of the 2017 national scholarship program, Distinguished Young Women. Skye shares her experiences in this scholarship program, life as a Math major at Columbia, and gives advice to young girls on how they can put their best foot forward! Get to know Skye Bork Girls Can is a podcast created to help ...…
 
Elizabeth and Brooke Swain interview Dr. Jessica Grayson, the chief resident in the Department of Otolaryngology (ENT) Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Grayson tells us about her experience as a surgeon, wife, and mother while giving insight into how to lead an organized and well-balanced life. Girls Can is ...…
 
Abigail and Brooke Swain interview Jabaria Dent, City of Grace Mobile minister and co-founder of Dent Enterprises - a community outreach center in Mobile. Alabama. Ms. Dent discusses the importance of reaching out to your community by sharing her personal experiences with nonprofits and giving insightful tips on how young women can position the ...…
 
Stacy Lewis, a registered dietitian and certified personal trainer, joins Elizabeth and Brooke Swain to discuss the importance of women's nutrition. Giving insight into the world of women's health, Ms. Lewis emphasizes the significance of well-balanced meals while sharing healthy after-school snack ideas. Women feel their best when they exercis ...…
 
Elizabeth and Brooke Swain interview Ms. Devon Walsh, a professional news anchor with over 15 years of on-air experience who was voted "Alabama's Best News Anchor." Ms. Walsh discusses the qualities of an effective public speaker and the importance of preparation. Girls Can Podcast is sponsored by Girls Can, an organization dedicated to improvi ...…
 
Elizabeth and Brooke Swain interview Ms. Stacy Wellborn, an Adjunct Springhill College professor, Women's Focus Coordinator, Deep Fried Studios Podcaster, and chief media strategist of Wellborn Strategies. Ms. Stacy Wellborn discusses how to use social media to its full potential while sharing her experiences as a successful female professional ...…
 
In this very first Girls Can podcast, the Swain sisters - Elizabeth, Brooke, Abigail, and Grace - discuss the purpose of Girls Can. Funded by a HerLead grant, the Swains discuss the importance of female empowerment. Each girl hopes to share their high school experiences and learn from strong female role models in our community. Girls Can Podcas ...…
 
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