October 19, 2021
Episode 31: Overcoming Racist Bullying and Using Lived Experience to Uplift the Black Community w/ Jasmine Orsted
On this weeks episode Jayde is joined by Jasmine Orsted. In the episode, Jasmine shares with us what is was like being faced with intense racist bullying while preparing to try out for a college basketball team, the lawsuit that followed, the mental health implications that resulted, and how she was able to survive it all.
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Studies Mentioned in Episode:
The Changing Characteristics of African-American Adolescent Suicides 2001-2017 (official paper, access may vary)
– WebMD article detailing the above study