All Episodes

June 24, 2021 46 min

This week, we're joined by our favorite Derek Tran once again to chat about the state of COVID, rainbow-washing, performative allyship, and showing up authentically.

In this episode we talk about:

  • Derek's Tinder profile. Yes. Really.
  • COVID mask mandates going down in many parts of America
  • Rainbow-washing and performative allyship from companies
  • Goods Unite Us revealing of where corporate sponsorship is going toward
  • The capital reason why it's valuable to rainbow-wash and market pride
  • Why we all still need to support pride as a protest
  • The shift away from hiring police at pride
  • Why everyone needs to stop eating at the evil chicken shop
  • Showing up authentically yourself this pride season
  • Speaking with our action vs. performance
  • References

  • Goods Unite Us
  • Queer Liberation March
  • You can find Derek at:

  • Instagram: @findyourfearless
  • You can follow me at:

  • Instagram: @stevenwakabayashi
  • YouTube: @stevenwakabayashi
  • Weekly Newsletter:
  • Share
    Mark as Played

    Advertise With Us

    Popular Podcasts

    CASEWATCH The Gabby Petito Case
    Crime Junkie

    Crime Junkie

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Dateline NBC

    Dateline NBC

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    For You

      Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.


      © 2021 iHeartMedia, Inc.

      • Help
      • Privacy Policy
      • Terms of Use
      • AdChoicesAd Choices