La Gente Podcast
001: La Gente Podcast - The WHY

001: La Gente Podcast - The WHY

October 7, 2018

Welcome to the 1st episode of La Gente Podcast! In this episode we will cover:

-What inspired us to create a podcast.

-Who we wish to reach as an audience

-Why we feel this is important

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002: Las Ganas with Stephanie Perez + Adrian Alvarez

002: Las Ganas with Stephanie Perez + Adrian Alvarez

October 17, 2018

On this episode, we sit down with our friends Stephanie Perez & Adrian Alvarez to discuss the importance of community involvement. 

We Cover:

  • Voting
  • The Rotary Club
  • The Different roles of being involved
  • Having "Las Ganas" to pursue a cause

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003: Mommy Issues with Le’Shell Jones

003: Mommy Issues with Le’Shell Jones

October 23, 2018

On this episode, we sit down with our guest Le'Shell Jones and dive deep in the topic of motherhood. We discuss her journey of finding out she was going to be a mother to how motherhood has changed her for who she is now.

 

We cover

- How mothers are viewed depending on race and age

- Baby daddies 

- The stigma of being "that" girl

 

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004: Doing it for the Culture with Genevieve Lopez

004: Doing it for the Culture with Genevieve Lopez

October 31, 2018

Happy Halloween Gente!

We're excited to bring Genevieve on the Podcast to talk about her career, passion & her new venture. Many people hope to have a job, not only that they love, but that matters & Genevieve found just that.

We will cover:

Representation in Health research

Conspiracy Theories

How to spark a conversation worth having

 

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005: DREAMing with Itzel

005: DREAMing with Itzel

November 7, 2018

Ashley & Josh meet with Itzel, a DACA recipient and good friend of the hosts. Today we’ll cover everything there is to know about DACA: the application process, the division that DACA creará amongst immigrants, the term “illegal” and a lot more!

006: Wheels of Change with Lida Dianti

006: Wheels of Change with Lida Dianti

November 14, 2018

On this episode, we bring to light some of the hardships immigrants and refugees have to go through in this county. It is a great honor to have Lida Dianti, Communications Manager of the Syrian Community Network - San Diego Chapter. We cover: the definition of refugees, how to help, and the lack of resources.

007: Standing in Your Power with Alex

007: Standing in Your Power with Alex

November 21, 2018

Hola Gentem

It's time to talk about women in the workforce! Inspo for this podcast came from the #metoo movement. Alex Maestre, a Field Engineer who puts in hard work at construction sites, joins us today and swaps stories with Ashley about their experiences being a woman in male-dominated careers.

008: Anything for Selenas with Juan Robles

008: Anything for Selenas with Juan Robles

November 28, 2018

Hey, Gente.

On this week's episode, our friend Juan Robles joins us on the podcast to talk about his business Partime Works. He started his Latinx-based business with his best friend and has seen so much success in such a short time. Listen to his story to get some insight on how you can start your very own business and learn how to turn goals into objectives.

Today we cover:

  • Starting your own business
  • Incorporating your culture in what you do
  • How to take the next steps
  • The Importance of Networking

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009: Cuffing Season with Tahiti Dominguez | Relationships, Dating and Chakras

009: Cuffing Season with Tahiti Dominguez | Relationships, Dating and Chakras

December 5, 2018

Hello Gente!

It's the time of the year where single people (like Josh) feel envious of people in relationships (aka Ashley) because the weather is getting colder & the holidays are upon us! Today on the podcast, we had our good friend Tahiti to talk about ALL things RELATIONSHIPS.

We Cover:

  • Porn
  • Dating Apps
  • Fuckboys
  • Chakras and Cleansing

 

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010: Problems at Homo with Edgar Vargas | Identity, Coming Out, Queer POC and Masculinity

010: Problems at Homo with Edgar Vargas | Identity, Coming Out, Queer POC and Masculinity

December 12, 2018

Today we have our good friend, Edgar Vargas on the podcast. Edgar joins us today to talk about his identity within the LGBTQ community, being a Queer POC, and he shares his coming out story. In our conversation today, we hear how Edgar's coming out experience was taken from him because he was outted to his parents. 

We just want to let everybody know this is a safe space and nobody should ever be outed or made uncomfortable in general. If you ever need an ear, we're here to listen.

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