Now What
Now What
Dec 29, 2020
44 "2020 A.D."
Play • 13 min

Host: Diane Gil, KeKey Moore, LG  

Executive Producer: DJ LG

Episode Introduction: In this episode of “Now What”, Diane, LG and Key reflect on 2020 and share the one word they are taking into 2021. 

Episode Summary: 

This podcast episode includes thoughts on what 2020 revealed to the global Black and Brown community while the world was watching America in the fight against social injustice, systemic racism, white supremacy and the impacts of misinformation, disinformation.

  • We learned more people stand with us, than against us. Global solidarity in the Black Lives Matter movement was evidence.

  • America won the fight for democracy in our 2020 Presidential election.

  • The fast development and distribution of the Covid vaccine was a global win.

 

It also includes what quarantine gave or revealed to them personally, and the 1 word they are taking into 2021

  • Quarantine gave Diane a path for sobriety as she just celebrated 8 months. Her one word for 2021 is “Write”.

  • Quarantine gave Key the gift of forging new relationships, reconnecting with his important relationships and time to be more involved with his children's education. His words for 2021 are “Rebuild and Restore”.

  • Quarantine gave LG a positive change in life balance between work, family and working out. His one word for 2021 is “Entrepreneur”. 

 

Key Takeaways: 

  1. 2020 brought the black and brown community global solidarity and compassion in a time of tremendous loss of loved ones and a global pandemic. 

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Words of inspiration: “Each generation must do its part to create an even more fair, more just society.” - Rep. John Lewis, 1940 - 2020

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