Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro

Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro

Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro (@tezlynfigaro) examines controversial and thought-provoking topics with diverse guests to discuss politics, social consciousness, and culture. Through weekly conversations, Tezlyn invites guests to share their views and experiences, raw and unfiltered, to educate, uplift, and provide honest insight into the issues facing the Black community in America. A mix of hip-hop and political expertise, Tezlyn keeps her ears to the street and brings her knowledge and savvy to every discussion with power and purpose.

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August 4, 2022 52 min

Tezlyn addresses how disrespectful it is to shame and blame Black voters.

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Check out this powerful discussion regarding crime bill 2.0 and a call to action by Tezlyn Figaro, Bishop Talbert Swan, Pastor Michael McBride and Erica Ford.

 

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Tezlyn, addresses VP Harris's comments to the NAACP regarding abortion rights and the history of America claiming ownership over human bodies.  

 

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July 14, 2022 50 min

Tezlyn reiterates her comments on heir recent Breakfast Club interview about 1/6/22 and how the hearing is “White Folk, White Folking” 

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During SSNC IG live Tezlyn breaks down how the same pundits that shamed her and others for holding Democrats accountable are now all of a sudden flipping the script

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In this SSNC IG Live Tezlyn addresses how fear should not be the motivating factor for Black voters.  

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Check out part 2 of the SSNC Attorney Ben Crump interview that is featured in the new Netflix documentary ‘Civil’

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Check out part 1 of the SSNC Attorney Ben Crump interview that is featured in the new Netflix documentary ‘Civil’

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Tezlyn Figaro discusses her personal contradictions regarding con control and self defense, community violence and the need to stop white supremacy acts of terror.

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Check out this powerful inspiring message as Tezlyn challenges listeners to be a protective shield for the cause by fortifying their minds like in the movie Dr.Strange

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Attorney Damario Solomon Simmons discusses the over 100-year fight for the descendants and three remaining survivors from the Greenwood massacre in Tulsa, Oklahoma. For more information please visit www.justiceforgreenwood.org 

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Join Tezlyn in this lively discussion about the correlation between dating apps and politicians. Only the #HoodWhisperer can invoke thought-provoking metaphors that entertain, engage, and empower.

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May 7, 2022 21 min
Tezlyn provides a recap of this week’s trending topics and how this has been one hell of a week both professional and personal.

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This truth-telling commentary breaks down the real reason why people can't keep Viola Davis's Michelle Obama's mouth portrayal out of their mouths.

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Tap in to hear Tezlyn chat with Commissioner Mike Gelin about how elected officials can run and win elected positions without compromising their integrity to the Black community.

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Tezlyn Figaro breaks down what the Brooklyn Subway shooting has to do with politics immediately following Governor Hochul's‘ tough on gun control’ message. Tezlyn breaks down what to expect to hear in the upcoming months from Democrats, Republicans, and Progressives.

This episode was recorded on 4/12/22 at 1:00 pm est.

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April 8, 2022 34 min

Tezlyn Figaro discusses the #KBJ confirmation by asking the tough question which is are Black people going to just celebrate the position or push the line?

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The George Floyd Foundation training series for incarcerated individuals is curated & hosted by Tezlyn Figaro Communications Group.

 

Join Tezlyn Figaro as she chats with 20-year veteran probation and parole officer Kelly Levine as they discuss common mistakes made while attempting to adhere to probation or parole requirements. Ms. Levine offers helpful tools to reduce recidivism.

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In this episode of Straight Shot No Chaser Tezlyn Figaro is joined by Andre Taylor, who you might remember from the cult classic documentary "American Pimp". Listen in as Andre Taylor discuss's lessons he has learned in the pimp game and now uses in the political game.


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Join Tezlyn Figaro as she explains what Will Smith slapping Chris Rock has to do with Black politics!

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