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The Maverick Show with Matt Bowles

Jun 26, 2020

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Shambrekia Wise tells her story of growing up in a small, low-income Arkansas town with less than 1,000 residents, but having a loving community and developing her passions for science, adventure and learning about the world through books. After getting her Master’s Degree in Public Health, she opens up...


Jun 17, 2020

Dr. Dina Cuervo shares her personal upbringing in a Los Angeles immigrant community, plagued by violence and institutional racism.  She shares her path to becoming a clinical psychologist and her passion for supporting under-served communities of color that have been victimized by trauma. Dina then explains the...


Jun 11, 2020

In this episode, Matt Bowles contextualizes the U.S. movement to defund and dismantle police departments in the history of institutionalized white supremacy and police violence in the United States.  He talks about the consistency of police violence and repression of the Black community for hundreds of years without...


Jun 2, 2020

In this episode, Matt Bowles contextualizes the U.S. uprising in the history of institutionalized white supremacy in the United States.  He discusses the lynching of George Floyd in the context of systemic racialized state violence.  He then talks about how police are currently attacking nonviolent protesters and...