Code Switch

Ever find yourself in a conversation about race and identity where you just get...stuck? Code Switch can help. We're all journalists of color, and this isn't just the work we do. It's the lives we lead. Sometimes, we'll make you laugh. Other times, you'll get uncomfortable. But we'll always be unflinchingly honest and empathetic. Come mix it up with us.

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Dispatches From The Schoolyard


In middle school and high school, we're figuring out how to fit in and realizing that there are things about ourselves that we can't change — whether or not we want to. This week, we're turning the mic over to student podcasters, who told us about the big issues shaping their nascent identities.


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Anger: The Black Woman's 'Superpower'


A Sapphire isn't only a jewel—it's also cultural shorthand for an angry black woman. In this episode, we look at where Sapphire was born, and how the stereotype continues to haunt black women, even successful, powerful ones.


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We Don't Say That


France is the place where for decades you weren't supposed to talk about someone's blackness, unless you said it in English. Today, we're going to meet the people who took a very French approach to change that. (Note: This story contains strong language in English and French.)


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   44m
 
 

You Say Chicano, I Say...


When members of the nation's oldest Mexican-American student organization voted to change its name, it revealed generational tensions around the past, present, and future of the Chicano movement.


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   19m
 
 

Where The Gender Pay Gap Is Widest


A report from Glassdoor reveals which industries have the starkest gender pay gaps.


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   9m
 
 

Why Superman Doesn't Take Over The World


Superman could easily take over the world. But there are some good economic reasons why he doesn't.


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Keeping Secrets


Who should get to keep secrets, and who should demand to know them? In this hour, TED speakers talk about the damage secrets can do, and the shifting roles we play when we keep, or share them. In a special updated interview, Global Witness co-founder Charmian Gooch explains how secrecy and corruption have changed in the five years since she gave her TED talk...


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   52m
 
 

Selling A T-Rex On eBay


On eBay right now: A baby T-Rex. The price? $2.95 million.


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   9m
 
 

Is Everything Awesome In The Economy?


The first few months of 2019 looked troubling. But now we seems to be on the upswing.


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Poets, The Life Boats


April is National Poetry Month, so on this episode, we're passing the mic to a handful of talented poets — the people who narrate our lives and help us better understand our own experiences.


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 24 April 2019  35m