The Roll Down
A space for People of Color to be known and seen, and guidance for those who are in the pursuit of justice. Follow us!: instagram.com/therolldownpodcast Chasing Justice Podcast Network
info_outline We’re Back! (Season 2 Intro) 01/27/2023
We’re Back! (Season 2 Intro) After a year and a half hiatus, Alethea and Matthew are back behind the mics and more ready than ever for Season 2. In this episode, they talk about the myriad of feelings they have with the new season finally launching along with their hopes and dreams for what this season will be. While briefly acknowledging the unexpected break, they will dive more into the reasons why in the next episode. Hosts: Alethea Lamberson & Matthew Meledrez Engineer: Katie Nguyen Palomares Designer: Cameron Stingley Follow us on IG: @therolldownpodcast The Roll Down podcast is part of the Chasing Justice Podcast Network. To find out more, visit chasingjustice.com
info_outline A Steady Lifeline (Season Finale) 07/21/2021
A Steady Lifeline (Season Finale) This season finale is a sweet celebration between our hosts as they reflect on what this experience has meant to them thus far. It has served as a steady lifeline for us all in the midst of the challenging last year. It has also been a warm welcome to the journey that they are on individually and collectively as they show up week after week bringing their full authentic selves to the conversation.
info_outline It's The Range For Me 07/07/2021
It's The Range For Me This episode is a thought-provoking discussion about the many and varied topics we’ve covered in Season 1 from the state of our country to the multifaceted suffering we endure and everything in between. Our guests share about the ways that they were met, challenged, and spurred on towards hope and healing in their pursuit of justice.
info_outline Community & Self-care in the Fight for Justice 04/28/2021
Community & Self-care in the Fight for Justice This episode serves as a great follow up to our last conversation about empathy, containment, and validation. The reality is that with so much happening in our world we are still hurting in many ways and are in need of healing. These two things, community and self-care, have come up a lot in conversations with friends who are in the pursuit of justice. We hope that this encourages you to lean into the community you’ve been given, to take care of yourself well, and to protect yourself from burnout.
info_outline Empathy, Containment and Validation 04/14/2021
Empathy, Containment and Validation In this episode we will dive into the power of Empathy, Containment, and Validation and some of the science behind it. While lighter than previous episodes, it is still an important conversation as it affects our daily lives and relationships therein. We hope that this gives you helpful language for your experiences and courage to process in the trenches. We also hope that this encourages you to model Jesus in your love for your neighbor and overall pursuit of justice.
info_outline Liberating Women: From Colonized Femininity and Purity Culture 03/31/2021
Liberating Women: From Colonized Femininity and Purity Culture Liberating Women Series
info_outline Liberating Women: From Unhealthy Masculinity & Gender Based Violence 03/24/2021
Liberating Women: From Unhealthy Masculinity & Gender Based Violence ***TRIGGER WARNING: THIS EPISODE CONTAINS CONVERSATIONS ABOUT GENDER BASED VIOLENCE.
info_outline Liberating Women: From Spiritual Abuse 03/10/2021
Liberating Women: From Spiritual Abuse Liberating Women Series:The Roll Down’s first series is focused on the liberation of Women. The path for women to experience liberation is complex and layered as there are many facets contributing to the historic and modern day oppression of women. We hope this series first and foremost will bring healing and freedom to all women who listen, especially Women of Color. Secondly, we hope this can be educational for our listeners to learn about and have tangible ways to be allies and break down the demonic f
info_outline Deconstructing & Reconstructing Faith: What Does it Mean? 02/26/2021
Deconstructing & Reconstructing Faith: What Does it Mean? We introduce Emma Tautolo, one of our close friends and a regular guest on the podcast. This episode focuses on what it looks like to deconstruct and reconstruct our faith, and the various emotions that could arise in the process.
info_outline To Be Seen is So Powerful 02/19/2021
To Be Seen is So Powerful In this episode we discuss the current rise in violence towards the Asian community as well as highlight how this violence and anti-Asian racism is nothing new. We also talk about what it looks like to have conversations about anti-Asianness in Black and Brown communities.
info_outline State of our Country: Election, Transition & Inauguration 01/29/2021
State of our Country: Election, Transition & Inauguration This is part two, continuing the conversation from our previous episode discussing the state of our country. This episode is focused on the 2020 election season, the transition of power, the attempted coup, and the inauguration.
info_outline State of our Country: Covid and Racial Unrest 01/22/2021
State of our Country: Covid and Racial Unrest This is part one of a two part episode where we discuss the state of our country, specifically talking about Covid and the racial unrest we witnessed and experienced in 2020 on a national and a personal level.