This week, Pass the MiC released two more episodes, one on mental health concerns in communities of colors and the other on the acclaimed movie, Us, by Jordan Peele.
Ep 6: Mental Health in Commuities of Color
In this episode, we address mental health within communities of color. We discuss shame surrounding mental health, family reactions, and more. Our wonderful guests are Sneha Rathi (she/her/hers), Sejal Lal (she/her/hers), and Amanda Kuo (she/her/hers). These amazing speakers tell their personal journeys of dealing with mental health issues and how they cope with the stigmas surrounding mental health within their communities.
Always remember to prioritize your mental health and to seek help if necessary; some mental health services are provided below.
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Ep 7: !!SPOILER ALERT!!
In this episode, we discuss Jordan Peele’s US with fellow MiC editors Samuel So (he/him/his) and Danyel Tharakan (he/him/his). US, written, directed, and produced by Jordan Peele and starring Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Evan Alex follows a family as they encounter their arch enemies (themselves) on a trip to Santa Cruz. We analyze conspiracy theories, themes, characters, and more.
If you haven’t seen the film yet, here’s a link to the trailer!