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Morethanisms Extra!

By Calvin Eaton

Morethanisms digs deep and unpacks social and cultural issues that impact black and non-black millennials of color. Created and hosted by Calvin Eaton, Founding Director of 540WMain, Inc.
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Black Women Roc! w/ Ngozi Udo

Morethanisms Extra! Jun 18, 2020

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Black Women Roc! w/ Ngozi Udo
Jun 18, 202001:20:03
Black Women Roc! Dr. Celia McIntosh
Jun 11, 202056:03
Urbanism Book Picks w/ Matt Denker
May 21, 202001:03:31
Breaking Through Gridlock: COVID-19 Edition w/ Gabriel Grant

Breaking Through Gridlock: COVID-19 Edition w/ Gabriel Grant

With rapidly changing world events it can be difficult to sift through the noise and ascertain what conversations are worth time, energy and resources and how to have them. This episode we did into strategies on how to better engage with the people we love and care about. Learn more (www.breakingthroughgridlock.com) and continue to support dynamic digital content from 540WMain (www.patreon.com/540WMain)
Apr 23, 202058:14
Positive Vibes w/ John Martin-Cannon
Apr 16, 202046:56
Outside Yourself w/ Jeff Hoffman of Visibleman.org
Mar 27, 202001:02:09
Fighting For Our Rights During COVID-19 w/ Marisa Zeppieri of LupusChick.com

Fighting For Our Rights During COVID-19 w/ Marisa Zeppieri of LupusChick.com

With COVID-19 forcing everyone to work from home those of us in the disability community are noticing accommodations at a scale that was never provided to those in the disability community. Marisa Zeppieri Founder of LupusChick.com joins Calvin to unpack what this means and how employers and our culture at large can keep this same energy for all employees long after the dust of the pandemic settles. For more dynamic digital content become a 540 monthly sustaining member: www.patreon.com/540WMain
Mar 18, 202001:00:51
Self-care and Sanity Amidst Pandemic
Mar 13, 202019:43
Dear SUNY Brockport

Dear SUNY Brockport

In this episode Calvin breaks down the timeline of events that ensued after the unceremonious firing of former Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Cephus Archie and what the college needs to do to repair the harm done and hold its President Dr. Heidi Macpherson accountable for maintaining white supremacist status quo under her tenure.
Feb 27, 202056:13
Reflections on Performative Diversity

Reflections on Performative Diversity

In this episode host Calvin Eaton provides insight on the challenges and internal burden and anxiety that working as a antiracism consultant sometimes elicits. Institutions that are not committed to true transformative change are doing more harm than they could ever know.
Jan 31, 202025:52
Antiracism Books You Must Read in 2020
Jan 15, 202022:35
Slow Down to Be Inclusive
Jan 15, 202025:54
Living With Fibromyalgia Without Morphine
Dec 28, 201936:17
Rochester City School District Board Lays Off Teachers Days Before Christmas! Now What?

Rochester City School District Board Lays Off Teachers Days Before Christmas! Now What?

Morethanisms Extra Host Calvin Eaton sits down with Stevie Vargas Community Organizer (Citizen Action) and unpacks the systemic and institutional challenges that have plagued Rochester City School District for decades and lead the district to vote to layoff teachers in an effort to close a budget deficit of more than $30 million dollars days before Christmas Day 2020.
Dec 20, 201956:38
How Are You Supporting Local?

How Are You Supporting Local?

Did you know that 48% of every purchase at a local independent business is recirculated locally compared to 14% of purchases at chain stores? In this mini episode we talk about the importance of supporting local businesses and the interconnectedness of sustainability, justice, and shopping local. When making a new purchase always ask yourself how can I support a local business with my purchase?
Dec 02, 201909:34
Fibromyalgia & The Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)

Fibromyalgia & The Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)

In this episode we unpack the cultural construct of FOMO (fear of missing out) how you can be more mindful and less anxious about the inability to be everywhere and how those living with fibromyalgia and related chronic illnesses have to learn how to let go of the guilt that comes with missing out on life to manage the illness in order to embrace a new normal.
Nov 18, 201924:31
Artwashing on The Loop: A Conversation About Redlining and Gentrification w/ Ray Ray Mitrano

Artwashing on The Loop: A Conversation About Redlining and Gentrification w/ Ray Ray Mitrano

What is artwashing and how do corporations, developers, and city leaders work in tandem to exploit artists and art to displace, and gentrify divested neighborhoods? This episode unpacks the intersection of art, cultural erasure and gentrification with Rochester, NY art activist and organizer Ray Ray Mitrano.
Nov 09, 201901:05:40
Progress Shines Through The Cracks w/Laura Andino

Progress Shines Through The Cracks w/Laura Andino

In this episode Calvin sits down with cohost Laura Andino for the first time and they dish on the challenges faced by the latinx community and how we are all connected in this life of change.
Aug 24, 201955:33
Hot Racist Summer w/Chris Thomson

Hot Racist Summer w/Chris Thomson

Chris Thompson joins Calvin for a real recap and reading of this summer’s most racist and cringeworthy moments. Follow Chris on 540Blog as well as twitter and Instagram at chronsofnon
Jul 22, 201901:01:26
Not Our Fourth of July

Not Our Fourth of July

In this episode Calvin is joined by cohosts Jessika Whitehiuse and Chris Thompson and together they drag yt supremacy culture, national and local hot topics, the Fourth of July, and unpack the trash #notourariel movement after Disney hires Hallie Bailey to play Ariel in the live action remake of The Little Mermaid.
Jul 05, 201950:58
Defacto Segregation

Defacto Segregation

Why are our schools more segregated now than they were in the 1950s? Calvin dissects and calls out the obvious elephant in the room that white people rarely want to call out head on.
Jul 03, 201929:20
Black and Brown

Black and Brown

In this episode Calvin is joined by Twittervist and writer Chris Thompson to discuss the most black and brown topics of the final week of June 2019. So black so brown.
Jun 27, 201940:15
Welcome to Morethanisms Extra!

Welcome to Morethanisms Extra!

The debut episode of Morethanisms Extra!
Jun 24, 201910:22