Lady Don't Take No

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By: Alicia Garza

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.

Stacey Patton's Crusade
#120
Last Friday at 1:34 PM

Alicia Garza welcomes award-winning journalist, child advocate, and professor, Stacey Patton. Garza asks Patton about her crusade to end the practice of spanking children, and Patton offers a little background on her forthcoming book, Strung Up: The Lynching of Black Children in Jim Crow America.  Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use.

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The Multitudes of Sarah Jones
#119
08/05/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Tony-winning writer and performer, Sarah Jones. Garza asks Jones about Sell/Buy/Date, Jones’s critically acclaimed one woman show that she has newly adapted to film. Jones shares what she’s learned from interviewing sex workers, and what Hollywood thinks of this topic (so far). Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use.

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Good Trouble with Congresswoman Ilhan Omar
#118
07/29/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, representing Minnesota’s 5th Congressional District. Garza asks Rep. Omar about her recent arrest for protesting the Dobbs decision. Omar also shares about the current state of Congress, and s about why she decided to run for public office. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup, and then a listener letter is addressed on Lady’s Love Notes*.

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Honey Mahogany Is Blazing Trails and Building Power
#117
07/21/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Honey Mahogany, Chair of the San Francisco Democratic Party, who is now running for District 6 Supervisor in San Francisco. Garza asks Mahogany about her journey from RuPaul’s Drag Race to SF politics, to her Nu-Metal band Commando. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup, and another listener letter is addressed on Lady’s Love Notes*.

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The Curious World of Malcolm Gladwell
#116
07/14/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes New York Times Bestselling author, Malcolm Gladwell. Garza asks Gladwell about the transition from author to heading up his own podcast network, Pushkin Industries. Gladwell also shares what inspired him to start his newest podcast, Legacy of Speed,  about when two Black sprinters raised their fists in protest at the 1968 Olympic Games.

 

Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup, and then a listener letter is addressed on Lady’s Love Notes*.

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No Shame, All Game with Cari Champion
#115
07/06/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back Cari Champion, host of the iHeart Media podcast, Naked with Cari Champion. Garza and   Champion chat about the recent supreme court decisions, and then check-in about their recent dating experiences on a new installment of “Alicia & Cari After Dark, In The Day”. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, and a Lady’s Love Notes that you cannot miss! No lie.

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Amanda Brown Lierman is the Badass Behind the Brilliance
#114
06/29/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Amanda Brown Lierman, The Executive Director of Supermajority and Supermajority Education Fund. Amanda shares about how she got involved in Supermajority, and her vision for the organization, and what she knows is key to winning the midterm elections. Plus, Alicia's weekly roundup of all the news you can use, including  the supreme courts decision on Roe  v Wade, Brittney Griner, and the civl trial of Bill Cosby. 

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Mother Earth Sit Time with Corrina Gould
#113
06/24/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Corrina Gould, the Chair for the Confederated Villages of Lisjan/Ohlone, and the Co-Founder and Lead Organizer for Indian People Organizing for Change. Garza asks Gould what led to the creation of Sogorea Te’ Land Trust, and why it’s important to return indigenous lands to indigenous people. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, and a brand new edition of Lady’s Love Notes

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Monica Simpson’s Most Fine Best Auntie Self
#112
06/10/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Monica Simpson, the Executive Director of SisterSong: The National Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective. Garza and Simpson talk about how SisterSong came to be, how Black people are disproportionately impacted when our healthcare is attacked, and how to stay healthy while fighting for our rights. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, and a brand new edition of Lady’s Love Notes

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How Not to Survive the Apocalypse with Aminatou Sow
#111
06/07/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back cultural commentator and co-author of the New York Times best-selling book, Big Friendship, Aminatou Sow. Garza and Sow talk about the politicization of wearing a mask, and what it’s like to talk openly about mental health issues. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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What Makes An Activist with Isha Sesay
#110
06/06/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes award winning journalist, and host of the podcast The Accidental Activist, Isha Sesay. Garza asks Sesay about her decision to leave CNN, and the impetus behind her new podcast focusing on how activists are born. Also, Sesay shares about the work of her organization,  W.E. (Women Everywhere) Can Lead. Plus, Garza is back with her weekly roundup of all the news you can use.

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Turning Power Into Policy with Errin Haines
#109
05/20/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back Errin Haines, a Founding Mother and Editor at Large for The 19th, a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom covering the intersection of women, politics and policy. Garza and Haines chat about what’s at stake during the upcoming midterm elections, understanding the GOP, and turning power into policy. This week’s very special news roundup features The Takeaway’s Melissa Harris-Perry.

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News You Can Use
#108
05/14/2022

In this special, “News You Can Use” edition of the pod, Alicia shares two special conversions. First, Alicia is joined by the President of Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Alexis McGill Johnson. Alexis brings us up to date on WTF is happening with abortion rights, and lets us know exactly what we can do about it. Then, Alicia shares an update from political strategist, Jasmyne Cannick, about the outcome of the Ed Buck case, in which Buck, a long-time figure of West Hollywood politics, provided fatal doses of methamphetamine to two men who died at his apartment.

Rashad Robi...


What It Means To Be Asian In America
#107
05/09/2022

It’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and Alicia sought out five colleagues to ask them what it means to be Asian in America today. In this very special episode, we hear from Alex Tom, the Executive Director of the Center For Empowered Politics, Amanda Nguyen, the Founder and CEO of Rise, Jane Kim, Director for the CA Working Families Party, Rudy Valintino, Executive Director of United Playaz, and Supriya Lopez Pillai, the Executive Director of Hidden Leaf Foundation. Plus, all the news you can use with Alicia’s Weekly Roundup, and a new installment of Lady’s Love...


Never Give Up (Especially On Love) with Fox & Rob
#106
04/29/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes Fox and Rob Rich, founders of Rich Family Ministries, and subject of the Oscar nominated documentary, Time. Alicia asks Fox & Rob about surviving 21 years as an incarcerated family, and how the documentary film,Time, came to be. Plus, a weekly roundup about billionaires buying up everything, and a new segment of Lady’s Love Notes! Buckle up!!

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adrienne maree brown’s Emergent Strategy
#105
04/22/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes acclaimed writer, doula, and pleasure activist, adrienne maree brown. Alicia asks adrienne about transitioning from writing non-fiction to fiction, and the importance of emergent strategies for our movements. Plus, all the news you can use, and a Lady’s Love Notes that breaks down “The Danger Zone”.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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Rep. Jamaal Bowman Might Save The World with Hip-Hop
#104
04/15/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes US Congressman representing NY’s 16th District, Jamaal Bowman. Congressman Bowman addresses the NYC subway shooting, the root causes of gun violence, and the way his experience as a middle school principal influences his policy work. Plus, Lady’s Love Notes is back, as well as a weekly roundup of all the news you can use!

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And That's That On That
#103
04/09/2022

Alicia Garza once again dips into the mailbag to read your questions and comments ranging from “Will we ever get a 2nd Black Woman Supreme Court Justice?" to "Describe your perfect date", and everything in between. And, yes, Lady addresses a particular clickbait article that has woken the trolls.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

Theme music: "Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx

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India Walton's Buffalo Stance
#102
04/01/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes nurse, politician and organizer, India Walton. Garza asks Walton about her historic run for mayor of Buffalo, NY, the forces that stood in her way, and her plan to put the people at the center of policy-making.

Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use!

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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Raquel Willis’s Vision For Trans Liberation
#101
03/25/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes organizer, writer, and media strategist, Raquel Willis. Willis talks about building the resilience of Black trans folks while elevating and affirming the full spectrum of the trans experience. Plus, Garza’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, and a new installment of Lady’s Love Notes. 

Don’t forget to mark your calendar: Trans Day of Visibility is March 31st!

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Making It Make Sense with Dr. Darrick Hamilton
#100
03/20/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes noted scholar and economist, Dr. Darrick Hamilton. Dr. Hamilton breaks down the dynamics of being black in our political economy, and describes what a future with inclusive economic rights might look like. Plus, the weekly roundup and another installment of #LadysLoveNotes.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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The Originator and Innovator, Anna Deavere Smith
#99
03/11/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes award winning playwright, actress, and educator, Anna Deavere Smith. Deavere Smith

shares about her unique creative process, her favorite Toni Morrison work, and her love of “Quarantinis”. Plus, the weekly roundup and a #LadysLoveNotes that every Oaklander needs to hear.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

Theme music: "Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx


A Family Affair with Merl Saunders, Jr.
#98
03/04/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes her uncle, Merl Saunders, Jr, a renowned music impresario who has worked with such diverse artists as Michael Jackson, Frank Zappa, Robert Cray & Roberta Flack. Garza and Saunders discuss the bay area's musical past, and what might be in store for its future, and the lessons learned from Saunders’ legendary father (and Alicia’s grandad), the late, great keyboardist Merl Saunders. Plus, new installments of the weekly roundup and #LadysLoveNotes!

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Sneaker Connoisseur, Omar Dorsey
#97
02/26/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes actor Omar Dorsey, who plays Hollywood Desonier in the OWN TV series, Queen Sugar. Garza asks Dorsey about the most memorable roles he’s had to portray on screen and how he’s using his platform to engage his community. Plus, Alicia’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, AND yet another installment of Lady’s Love Notes on the topic of....well you're just going to have to tune in.

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Celebrating Our Stories with Glory Edim
#96
02/18/2022

Alicia welcomes Glory Edim, founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a book club and online community that celebrates the uniqueness of Black literature and sisterhood. Edim shares the origins of the Well-Read Black Girl community, and some of her favorite reads, as well! Plus, Alicia’s weekly roundup of all the news you can use, AND a new installment of Lady’s Love Notes!

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Check out Glory Edim’s podcast, Well-Read Black Girl

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Laura Coates is #TeamCody…and So Much More
#95
02/11/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes CNN Senior Legal Analyst, and the author of Just Pursuit: A Black Prosecutor's Fight for Fairness, Laura Coates. Coates shares her thoughts about democracy being under attack, keeping our communities safe, and which Peloton instructor leads the BEST class. Plus, a brand new segment just in time for that holiday that will not be named, “Lady’s Love Notes”.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab


The Deep Roots of Michael Tubbs
#94
02/04/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back Michael Tubbs, author of The Deeper the Roots: A Memoir of Hope and Home. Tubbs shares about his transition from public official to private citizen, his experience writing a memoir - ‘The Deeper the Roots’, and the impending launch of a very special project! Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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The Phenomenal Meena Harris
#93
01/28/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes New York Times Bestselling author, and the Founder and CEO of Phenomenal, Meena Harris. Garza asks Harris about her journey in becoming a media maven for Phenomenal and Phenomenal Books, and how she keeps a sense of self while in the public eye. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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Fighting for Choice with Alexis McGill Johnson
#92
01/21/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back the President of Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Alexis McGill Johnson. This interview couldn’t be more timely as Garza and McGill Johnson aren’t just talking about fighting for reproductive rights, but reimagining them. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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Get involved with the Planned Parenthood Action Fund

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Doing the Work with W. Kamau Bell
#91
01/14/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes back comedian, author & host of the Emmy Award-winning CNN docu-series, United Shades of America, W. Kamau Bell. Garza asks Bell about the making of new Showtime docu-series, We Need To Talk About Cosby, premiering on January 30th. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab


Exploring New Galaxies with Amanda Nguyen
#90
01/07/2022

Alicia Garza welcomes the Founder and CEO of Rise, Amanda Nguyen. Garza asks Nguyen about The Sexual Assault Survivors’ Rights Act, her background in astrophysics, and what makes a good broth. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup.

Amanda Nguyen on Twitter,  Instagram & Facebook

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

Theme music: "Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx

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We've Got Mail, Volume 2
#89
12/31/2021

Alicia Garza once again dips into the mailbag to answer listener questions ranging from “Can Democrats win in 2022?” to “How about that Insecure finale? Plus, Garza brings you all the news you can use with her final roundup of 2021.

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

Theme music: "Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx

Alicia Garza founded the Black Futures Lab to make Black communities powerful in pol...


Getting the Party Started with Jennifer Esteen, RN
#88
12/24/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes candidate for California Assembly District 20, Registered Nurse, and social justice advocate, Jennifer Esteen, RN. Garza asks Esteen why she decided to run, and and what it would mean to make history as the first Gay, Black, Jewish woman elected to the California Assembly. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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Donate to #TeamEsteen, and Alicia will match the first donations up to $1,000!

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It's a No on Dry Rub with Keeanga-Yamatta Taylor
#87
12/17/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes award winning author, scholar and activist, Keeanga-Yamatta Taylor. Taylor, a 2021 MacArthur Genius, offers some HOT takes on everything from BBQ dry rub to our political landscape and what’s needed to shift direction as we approach midterms. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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Keeping the Faith with Dr Wendy Osefo
#86
12/11/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes political commentator, educator, and personality on Bravo TV’s Real Housewives of Potomac, Dr. Wendy Osefo. Osefo takes us on a deep dive into the Housewives universe, and then shares about her YOLO lifestyle, and paying it forward. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

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Pre-order Dr. Wendy’s forthcoming book Tears of My Mother

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Megan Rapinoe’s Goal For Equality
#85
12/03/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes American soccer champion and activist, Megan Rapinoe. Garza and Rapinoe talk about how women’s sports teams came out swinging in 2020, and why it’s imperative to stay motivated as an antiracist white person. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

Megan Rapinoe on Twitter & Instagram

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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Aria Sa'id Is Ready To Roll
#84
11/26/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes the founder of Kween Culture and co-founder/executive director of the worlds first Transgender Cultural Distric, Aria Sa’id. Sa’id shares her truth about home cooking, holiday meal deal breakers, and how to apply your unique skills to the movement. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

Learn more about The Transgender District in San Francisco.

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It's Our Time - Mayor London Breed
#83
11/19/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes the Mayor of San Francisco, London Breed. Mayor Breed’s shares her unique journey into politics and defines the principles that are central to her leadership style. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

London Breed on Twitter and Instagram

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

Theme music: "Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx


Cari Champion After Dark, In The Day
#82
11/12/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes broadcast journalist Cari Champion. Champion hosts the podcast, Naked with Cari Champion. Garza and Champion talk about recent changes in the journalism field, breaking barriers for black girls, and just how cold it is in these streets sometimes. Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

Cari Champion on Twitter and Instagram

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Alicia Garza on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook & YouTube

This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis


Lateefah Simon For May...be?
#81
11/10/2021

Alicia Garza welcomes back Lateefah Simon, a nationally recognized advocate for civil rights and racial justice. Simon talks about what it takes to be an effective elected official, transitioning in love, and so much more! Plus, Garza delivers all the news you can use in her weekly roundup. 

More about Akonadi Foundation

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This pod is supported by the Black Futures Lab

Production by Phil Surkis

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