America Dies, Nigeria Sucks & MJ is a Madman

Checking in. What happens when there’s a power vacuum? There’s usually chaos! We talk about America’s waning influence on the global stage and how that impacts the global world order. We also make a case for bullying as a way…

Make It Count (ft. Osagie)

Several weeks into quarantine we touch base with the homie Osagie – Creative Consultant, Co-founder of YAWA and original cool cat – Osayi opens up about the tough parts of losing a loved one to COVID19. We talk about some…

COVID 2020

How do we talk about COVID19? We just do. We talk about the current situation for us and how we’ve been handling the transition to working from home. We check in on our governments’ response to the crisis – are…

Col 2: We Didn’t See It Coming

🚨🔇 On this episode we’re closing out COL 2 reflecting on each episode topic and guest, how we feel about those conversations in hindsight, and maybe how the impact of COVID-19 and changed the way we see things 🙃  Two…

Col 2: Too Foreign – Identity (ft David O)

There’s being a Nigerian living in Canada. There’s being a Nigerian-born child who grew up in Canada and then there’s being a Canadian born to Nigerian parents living in Canada. All different flavours of the same soup. But you may…

Col 2: Sticks & Stones

Does the response to controversial “freedom of speech” moments have to be the response that is most politically correct? In a world where the tendency is to criticize first with no intent to understand the work product, where do we…

Col 2: Black Privilege (ft. Somto)

Black in the corporate world: can this be your superpower? How can young Black professionals use their blackness as a way to leverage and achieve career progression in the corporate world? Analyzing the current corporate environment, our position in it…

Col 2: Too Foreign – Black Awareness Propaganda

Happy Black History month! How much time do you spend thinking about the fact that you’re black? Why does one even have to spend time thinking about a question like this. Living in Canada today, there seems to be constant…

Col 2: Mask Off (ft Reda)

Being a man can be tricky these days. We invite Reda to discuss the illusive definition of masculinity. He also shares some lessons from exploring emotions with his father, the trouble with misunderstanding power and what the path for young…

Col 2: Dear God, Not Another Talking Phase (ft. Dija & Lindura)

Dating in your mid-20s is really the ghetto. The shiny objects aren’t as attractive anymore. You have less and less time for games and more time for honesty, vulnerability and connection. Too bad none of the candidates at your doorstep…