Black History Month Podcast Mini-series - Episode 1: What’s the big deal about Black Joy?
As the theme for Black History Month 2022, is ‘Time for Change: Actions, not Words’, Ipsos’ REACH (Race, Ethnicity and Cultural Heritage) Network has brought together some Black employees from Ipsos in the UK to discuss Black Joy! In this three-part podcast mini-series, you’ll hear about what Black Joy is, the different ways it is experienced, why it’s needed and how it plays a role in our work lives as well. Be prepared to learn, laugh and challenge your thinking!
In this first episode, REACH- co-chair Belinda Lartey speaks with Deqa Jama, Rhia Harry and Wunmi Akande about what Black Joy is and how it is important in changing the narrative of what it is to be Black. They also discuss the peculiarity of Black laughter…!