Determine Our Future

Determine Our Future

My name is Lani Parker Pierce, and I want to determine our future. I’m starting this podcast because I want to be a force for positive change. I want to charge at the walls of racism, gender discrimination, LGBTQ+ discrimination, and more.

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October 25, 2021 36 min

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As a parent to young children, I am so excited to talk to my next guest on Season 2 of Determine Our Future! Stephanie Ryan, Ph.D. is a chemist, a parent, and a social media influencer who creates superior educational products and content. Dr. Stephanie is passionate about l...

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October 11, 2021 9 min

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October 11, 2021 15 min

This episode contains explicit language.
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Okay, so sometimes, dear listeners, I have lots of questions that I think would be fun to talk about. I write all these ideas down, and as I’m setting up my future episodes, I realize that these ideas are not enough for full epi...

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Okay, DOF listeners, buckle up. We are about to learn so much about discrimination in the housing market in the US. Gene Slater has served as senior advisor on housing for federal, state, and local agencies f...

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So short intro today, dear listeners. I wanted to dig into white collar crime, and why there is so much less stigma for the crime itself and those who are prosecuted and convicted of these crimes. It’s also a mystery to me why these crimes are pursued with much less r...

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September 20, 2021 1 min
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Aaron Shawn Harper, or Shawn to his friends, is one of the nation’s leading motivational speakers. Shawn is a seven-year former NFL offensi...

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September 6, 2021 12 min

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August 30, 2021 12 min
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I feel like my bio subject for this week needs no introduction, and also the longest intro in the world! Josephine Baker was an entertainer, singer, dancer, actor, fighter and spy in the French Resistance, mother to twelve adopted chi...
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What are the life lessons I want to teach my kids? In my first Life Lessons episode, E11, I talked about how I want to teach my children to be good human beings, and make a positive difference in the world. In Part 2, E18, my close friend Jennifer and I talked about what we want to teach our children with our similar yet di...

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August 23, 2021 6 min

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Dr. Kara Ayers, PhD, is the Associate Director and an Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati, at the college’s Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. Kara is also the Director of the Center for Dignity in Healthcare for Pe...

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This episode contains descriptions of violence and explicit language.
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Okay listeners, I get that this is pretty arrogant of me, to suggest that I have the answer to the entire policing system in the US, when so many experts are already working on this, and people are so divided politically as to whether there is a policing p...

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My second favorite performance of Amanda’s (after the Inauguration performance): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGo3lZM3jjw
It’s a little different for me, and also incredible, to talk about someone who is in their early 20’s and already making their positive and important mark on American history and really the history...

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https://365diversity.com/
As we talked about in the last episode, Dr. Kimya Nuru Dennis is an activist, sociologist and criminologist, educator, and researcher. Dr. Dennis founded 365 Diversity, which provides results-based services for decision makers in K-12 schools, colleges and universities, businesses, and for-profit an...

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I’m excited to kick off the first interview of my second of Determine Our Future! Dr. Kimya Nuru Dennis is an activist, sociologist and criminologist, educator, and researcher. Dr. Dennis founded 365 Diversity, which provides results-based services for decision makers in K-12 schools, colleges and u...

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July 5, 2021 16 min

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Hi my wonderful DOF listeners! Welcome to Season 2; I’m so excited to get back into my podcast, and share and interact more with my listeners. I have exciting episodes coming up, including more interviews than in Season 1.
W.E.B. Du Bois was a sociologist, a historian, a Civil Rights activist, a prolific author, and more. Hi...

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