immigration

EPISODE 165: Corruption: Religious, Governmental, Educational: Birungi Birungi

EPISODE 165: Corruption: Religious, Governmental, Educational: Birungi Birungi

Birungi tells us the story of what it was like growing up under a corrupt government and his crazy journey to America on what seemed like an impossible scholarship magic carpet.

EPISODE 164: A Light-Hearted Conversation About Death and Life: Birungi Birungi

EPISODE 164: A Light-Hearted Conversation About Death and Life: Birungi Birungi

Birungi, Ugandan born, Catholic-raised, comedian, shares the story of his mother passing, his Catholic experience, and his current worldview.

EPISODE 135: How to be a Content Creator: Oleg Zharsky

EPISODE 135: How to be a Content Creator: Oleg Zharsky

A little glimpse behind the scenes of your favorite content creators can shed light on what they go through to put out the content you enjoy. Oleg is a freelance photographer with over 25 thousand followers on Instagram.

Do followers lead to money? How much work goes into one photograph? What do you do when someone steals your content and doesn’t credit you?

EPISODE 134: Immigrants on Psychedelics: Oleg Zharsky

EPISODE 134: Immigrants on Psychedelics: Oleg Zharsky

Oleg is a Ukrainian immigrant. Moving to America when he was just ten years old. Living in fear of deportation until granted asylum, legally issued a green card, then full citizenship more than ten years later.

We spend time talking about growing up as an immigrant, our growing disillusionment with American Nationalism, and taking a journey into psychedelic enlightenment.