Code Switch

What's CODE SWITCH? It's the fearless conversations about race that you've been waiting for! Hosted by journalists of color, our podcast tackles the subject of race head-on. We explore how it impacts every part of society — from politics and pop culture to history, sports and everything in between. This podcast makes ALL OF US part of the conversation — because we're all part of the story.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 34m. Bisher sind 488 Folge(n) erschienen.

Encore: Asian American Letter on Behalf of Black Lives

We present an encore episode from Summer 2016: Shereen Marisol Meraji and Kat Chow talk with Christina Xu about her project to open up a difficult race conversation between younger and older generations of Asian-American families. We hear from a daughter and her father as they discuss why she thought it was important to join Black Lives Matter marches.


 2016-11-30  22m

Correa vs. Crudo

La extraña historia de una pelea virtual entre el creador de una página de Facebook y el presidente de Ecuador –una pelea que se volvió demasiado real.


 2016-11-29  34m

Giving It Away

In this hour, stories from TED speakers who are "giving it away" in new and surprising ways, and the things that happen in return. (Original broadcast date: May 17, 2013).


 2016-11-25  n/a

Want Some Gravy With Those Grievances?

For families of color, the recent Presidential campaign season and election results may affect the tone of conversations at Thanksgiving and throughout this holiday season. Shereen and Gene are joined by Kat from the Code Switch Team to dissect dinner table politics. We also hear from people who answered our social media call-out, and later, journalist and professor Asra Nomani and her father Azar talk with Shereen about how they came to terms with political differences in the family...


 2016-11-23  23m

En este pueblo no hay ladrones

¿Por qué el robo de un solo libro significó tanto para un país como Colombia?


 2016-11-22  43m

The Food We Eat

Food is more than nourishment. It's a source of pleasure — and guilt — and an agent of change. This episode, TED speakers explore our deep connection to food, and where it's headed.


 2016-11-18  51m

Another Black President Says Goodbye To Washington

Actor Christopher Jackson steps down this week from his role as George Washington in the award-winning Broadway show Hamilton. Gene gets an exit interview.


 2016-11-16  27m

Coming Soon: Radio Ambulante

A partir del 22 de noviembre, NPR lanzará un nuevo podcast llamado Radio Ambulante. Acompañenos todas las semanas con el productor ejecutivo Daniel Alarcón para oir crónicas latinoamericanas, celebrando la diversidad y complejidad de la región.


 2016-11-15  1m


In a world with limited resources, can we find ways to salvage what's disappearing? Can we innovate our way out of a finite landscape? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about living with less. (Original broadcast date: July 17, 2015).


 2016-11-11  48m

A Muslim and A Mexican Walk Into A Bar....

Gene and Shereen digest the surprising results of the presidential election with help from a comedian and a columnist. Negin Farsad hosts the podcast "Fake The Nation." Gustavo Arrellano is editor of "OC WEEKLY" in Orange County, California, and writes the column "¡Ask A Mexican!."


 2016-11-10  26m