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Headscarves and Good Yarns - 22-11-2021 - Theory of racelessness and entitlement( 0:55:47)       
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When we talk about racism, we inevitably talk about race but why and is it needed? Explore the theory of racelessness with Amal to find out more. We also dive deeper into entitlement and what it has to do with racism and why it's important we talk about it more. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/22/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 08-11-2021 - unpacking the 'ugly' emotions and individualism vs collectivism.( 0:55:18)       
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Amal unpacks her experience of being called forward and dives deep into the 'ugly' emotions that come with it. Emotions like shame, guilt, vulnerability that all come up for us but what value do they have? Amal also unpacks the tension she feels between individualism and collectivism as a third culture kid. What does this tension look like? What's the value of both? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/8/2021 6:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 25-10-2021 - blackfishing and consequence culture( 0:55:50)       
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This week Amal dives deep into blackfishing? What is it? What makes it different to blackface? Amal also looks into cancel culture vs consequence. How do we hold people accountable but also allow the opportunity for growth? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 10/25/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 11-10-2021 - identity, race and belonging in the name of love( 0:55:4)       
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Amal sits and down and has a raw and honest conversation with her other half, Arthur. Together they navigate culture, race and empathy in an inter racial relationship. They touch on Arthur's experience coming to NZ, being Asian in Aotearoa and the feeling of being too foreign for here and home. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 10/11/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 27-09-2021 - free will, good yarns and women's rights( 0:55:0)       
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With the theme of take the time to kōrero, Mental Health Awareness Week is all about having those conversations. Amal navigates what that means for her as a Somali/Kiwi, tips to have good yarns and why it's important. We also unpack women's rights, free will and fate from an islamic POV. We also talk about grievability of women in the media. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 9/27/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 13-09-2021 - language, trauma, love island.( 0:54:58)       
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This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo and we unpack how complicated language is and how and why there might be all sorts of feelings. We also touch upon all the isms on love island, racism/sexism/colourism. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 9/13/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-08-2021 - media, racism and sexism, and NZ being a pacific nation( 1:1:24)       
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This week Amal chats to Lily and this episode goes to all wonderful, challenging places! From talking about racism to sexism, unpacking the role media + journalism have in our society, to how to rear how hypothetical children in a sexualised world and finally reviewing Lily's thoughts on NZ as a pacific nation. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/30/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 16-08-2021 - The ugly side to racist Aotearoa( 0:51:57)       
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Recent events in politics, newsrooms, and social media reveal the underbelly of racism that is still rife in Aotearoa. Amal unpacks recent events and paints the racist rhetoric that's happening right now. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/16/2021 6:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 02-08-2021 - Dawn Raid apology, Blind Spots and Body Stuff( 0:55:12)       
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TRIGGER WARNING: This episode Amal speaks about her health journey and that includes talking about weight loss and weight gain. Amal dives deep into apologies and speaks to the significance of them. Apologies are a great way to build a better future, but how do we do that exactly? Also Amal speaks to the narrow narratives around beauty by unpacking her body image story. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 8/2/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 19-07-2021 - History, Connections and Emotions( 0:55:35)       
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History, Connections and Emotions - Amal unpacks how and why everything is connected. Why knowing history is important to allyship and how emotions can change our world. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/19/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 05-07-2021 - Yarns with Dr. Emalani Case( 1:3:23)       
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Amal sits down with Emalani and talks about Hawai'i, the Pacific, RIMPAC, the importance of land, activism and allyship. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/5/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 21-06-2021 - apologies, narratives and words( 0:55:32)       
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This week Amal unpacks the proposed They Are Us film, the significance of apologies and why the words we use matter. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 6/21/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 07-06-2021 - Colonization comfort and histories are living( 0:55:9)       
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A woman in Tauranga greeted a crowd in te reo and was met a shower of boos and taunts. Amal unpacks where this energy might come from. Amal also discusses the importance of learning our histories - no matter how ugly and shameful it is. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 6/8/2021 8:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 24-05-2021 - What is happening in Palestine?( 0:51:45)       
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Amal has yarns with Wajd who helps explain what is happening in Palestine. We also get her 2 cents on activitism and what it means to her. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 5/24/2021 9:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 10-05-2021 - Deconstructing with Rachel( 1:1:40)       
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This episode we unpack a whooole lotta stuff. Tokenism, intersectionality, racism, affirmative pathways and tangata whenua. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 5/10/2021 4:03:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 26-04-2021 - Trauma Porn, Privilege and Prince Philip( 0:54:52)       
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When something traumatic happens, we are very quick to post on social how horrible it is but do we take the moment to listen to how damaging it may be? amal discusses what trauma porn is and how damaging it is. amal also talks privilege and the various forms of racism. finally, stories? which ones have a bigger platform and which ones are ignored because of it. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/26/2021 8:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 12-04-2021 - Being Asian in 2021( 0:55:27)       
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Being Asian in 2021 - This week I sit down with Kaz and we talk all things about the model myth minority, te tiriti as migrants and her response to the increase in asian hate crimes and discrimination, specifically how that has impacted her life. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/13/2021 1:09:27 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-03-2021 - Cousins, Meng Foon and the treaty AEFmtConversio( 0:55:11)       
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Cousins, Meng Foon and the treaty AEFmtConversio This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/30/2021 5:49:20 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 15-03-2021 - Women, Women Women( 0:55:11)       
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Meghan and Harry's interview shook the world and triggered conversations around race and mental health. Also being a woman in 2021 is hard! This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/15/2021 7:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 01-03-2021 - Social Valorisation - How do we see value in others?( 0:54:50)       
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Social Valorisation - How do we see value in others? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 3/1/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 15-02-2021 - the migrant experience and the convenience of caring( 0:54:51)       
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Amal offers more background behind the migrant experience, inspired by the book 'The Leavers' by Lisa Ko. Another Waitangi day has come and gone and the conversations surrounding it are the same. How do we change that, how do we level up the ways we care and honour the treaty? This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 2/15/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 01-02-2021 - hijabs, biden and gamestop( 0:55:26)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 2/1/2021 8:00:00 PM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 21-12-2020( 0:54:52)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/22/2020 10:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 14-12-2020 - Lessons from 2020( 0:56:17)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/15/2020 10:00:00 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 07-12-2020( 0:54:42)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/10/2020 11:55:27 AM
Headscarves and Good Yarns - 30-11-2020 - Stuff's Apology and Halima Aden( 0:55:4)       
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Stuff's Apology and Halima Aden. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 11/30/2020 8:00:00 PM

Headscarves and Good Yarns is all about celebrating the differences we have in our community. Even though we all look, think and speak differently to each other we all call Aotearoa our home so tune in and find hear the stories of many different kiwis. We also navigate those uncomfortable conversations around race that we just need to have sometimes. Hope you guys tune in!


Host: Amal Abdullahi
Produced By: OAR FM Dunedin
Language: English
Category: Youth Zone
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