16 Shots - iOS - WBEZ and the Chicago Tribune investigate the 2014 Chicago police shooting of teenager Laquan McDonald, its alleged cover up, and the history of tension between police and Chicago’s black community.
American Submitter (iOS) - A documentary and conversational podcast about being a young Muslim seeker/father/husband/Pakistani man in America.
Another Perspective (stitcher) - iOS - Spotify - Another perspective to life - where we share people's journeys to wisdom and freedom, giving listeners the freedom and permission to create their own lives of freedom and wisdom.
Boom: A Serial Drama (libsyn) - iOS - Spotify - Boom is a fictional story about Porter, a 30 something Nashville native, deals with the physical and emotional trauma following the death of his best friend Genevieve.
Continuum Force - An elite force of time travelers discover a terrible truth. The chronicles we’ve known may not be our past, it could have been altered, our memories changed and history itself set on a different path. They investigate these anomalies, traveling to different periods of our ancient past to stop the malevolent enemy trying to write a new chapter in humanity’s story. They are our only defense, heroes of ages ago, today, and the Future. They are…the Continuum Force.
Fan Wars: The Empire Claps Back (pinecast) - Fan Wars is a romantic comedy about two Star Wars nerds arguing over The Last Jedi.
Great Moments in Weed History with Abdullah and Bean (iOS) - Great Moments in Weed History w/ Abdullah and Bean is a weekly podcast that delves deep into humanity's 10,000+ year relationship with cannabis to find the humor, heart, and historical importance of this very special plant.
Harlem Queen (iOS) - "Harlem Queen" is a fictionalized, scripted podcast series (radio play) based on the life of Madame Stephanie St. Clair, top gangster during the 1920s.
Him & I (iOS) - He won her heart then tried to stop it from beating.
Hollywood in Color (Overcast) - iOS - Spotify - Hollywood in Color is a new podcast telling the stories of the stars usually left out of entertainment history — the people of color in front of and behind the camera who have been representing for over a century.
Inda's Corner (Mixcloud) - Audio essays reflecting on life, pop culture, etc. set to music.
Indian Noir (audioboom) - Indian Noir is the home of fast-paced, edge of your seat crime, horror and fantasy audio stories set in India, featuring Indian characters. Indian Noir is written, narrated and produced by Commonwealth Short Story Prize and DWL Story Prize winning writer Nikesh Murali. Nikesh has received honourable mentions for the Katha Short Story Prize twice and has been nominated twice for Townsville Arts Award in Writing. (Sydney, Australia)
Indigenous Urbanism - Indigenous Urbanism is a place-based storytelling podcast about the spaces we inhabit, and the community drivers and practitioners who are shaping those environments and decolonising through design.
Kalila Stormfire's Economical Magick Services - A modern fantasy audio drama. After a controversial fallout with her coven, Kalila Stormfire must juggle complex clients and an anonymous critic hellbent on besmirching her new business.
Masala Jones (podbean) - iOS - Spotify - "Masala Jones" is a new scripted comedy about one man's journey to become the first Indian-American adult film star. Race, sex, love, family...who knew revolutionizing porn would be this hard?
Our Stories: An African American Fiction Podcast (iOS) - The podcast features fictional stories that present Black people as our true and authentic selves. Stories that educate as well as entertain. Currently featuring the novel, Burning Uncle Tom's Cabin.
RedWing Podcast - A superhero audio drama, about a queer black hero, fighting for justice and defending his city.
Scam Goddess (iOS) - Scam Goddess is a podcast dedicated to fraud and all those who practice it! Each week host Laci Mosley (aka Scam Goddess) keeps listeners up to date on current rackets, digs deep into the latest scams, and breaks down historic hoodwinks alongside some of your favorite comedians! It's like true crime only without all the death! True fun crime!
Snap Judgement - iOS - Snap Judgment is a hot new show from NPR Radio that showcases the raw opinions and storytelling skills of Public Radio Talent Quest winner Glynn Washington. Listeners are challenged to see the world through the eyes of another. Come on over to the other side in this on demand podcast updated weekly.
South Side Stories - iOS - New from WBEZ Chicago and Comedy Central, South Side Stories is a celebration of the people and places that inspired Comedy Central’s new hit series, South Side. With real people, real places, and plenty of real talk, South Side Stories goes beyond the headlines to show what life on Chicago’s South Side is really all about.
Tails from the Dark Dragons Inn - iOS - Google Play - Tails from the Dark Dragons Inn is a weekly, episodic Podcast featuring drama, comedy and table top roleplaying. The Podcast consists of deeply edited actual play recordings from our online sessions of 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons, a lot of the rolling and rules are largely removed for the sake of fluidity, so you as the listeners get all the action and story, without the majority of the fuss. (London, UK)
Tales of an African Princess in America Podcast (anchor) - iOS - Google Podcasts - On the Podcast I share my experiences about moving from Nigeria to America as an international student, graduating with a PhD in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, and life as an Immigrant in America. The goal of this podcast is to encourage young African girls to seek a career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields. I created this podcast because stories are powerful, and by sharing our stories we can learn and grow together. I strongly believe that when people are informed they make better choices.
The Big Loop - iOS - From the co-creator of The Black Tapes, The Big Loop is a fictional anthology series in which host Michael Kim presents otherworldly stories from around the globe. Every season features six distinct episodes highlighting the strange, wonderful, and often harrowing experiences of those living on the outer edges of the known world.
The Nod - iOS - acast - Luther Vandross ballads. Oil sheen spray. ‘Twice as good.’ What do these things have in common? They are each, in their own way, essential to some facet of the Black experience. In The Nod, a podcast from Gimlet Media, co-hosts Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings gleefully explore all the beautiful, complicated dimensions of Black life. It is a fun, yet poignant, examination of both the biggest moments and most under-explored corners of Black art, media, and culture.
The Second Generation (anchor) - A space to discuss issues and experiences unique to second generation millennials living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. I want to tell untold stories that often are not documented, and through this, insert the perspectives of this unique demographic into the “mainstream” narratives about life, work, community, family, politics, culture…and everything else in between. The perspective I offer is that of a South Asian (Canadian-Pakistani) millennial living and working in Toronto, Canada.
The Way I Am...Now - The Podcast (iOS) - The Way I Am...Now - The podcast I created as an extension of my live cabaret show that I perform predominantly in Southern California. This podcast will share the stories of friends, family, and other interesting folks that I'll meet along the way; we'll share our life changing moments. I'm interested in how people have become who they are...right now. I'm curious about what prompts change. We'll all share our stories and we'll meld them with a song, in true cabaret style, that will reveal just a little bit more about ourselves.
Traces of Mika (Libsyn) - Based on true events, Traces of Mika, a podcast series of unscripted conversations, follows an ambitious writer from Texas who moved to Atlanta to make her dreams come true. Pursuing her dreams meant that she could have it all and she did….but at what cost? Never kiss and tell. Never let them see you cry. Always be ten steps ahead of them.
Up/Root (stitcher) - iOS - Tunein - Up/Root is a podcast about identity, culture and global living. We redefine what it means to be uprooted through stories of joy, resilience and justice and a celebration of the roots that enable us to rise up. (Nairobi, Kenya)
Washed: The Whitest Things (soundcloud) - iOS - Google Play - The bite sized, lighthearted podcast about race. Conversations about whiteness from your stories and anecdotes. Stories from all Backgrounds and Cultures
You Had Me At Black (soundcloud) - iOS - You Had Me at Black is the podcast where Black Millennials tell true-life stories. Inspired by the proverb, 'Those who tell stories rule the world,' we use stories to reclaim the Black narrative. Each week, hear a fresh story from a new voice on iTunes, Google Play and Podcast Addict.