NBSV 130: White supremacy in the wellness industry with Stacy Lee Kong
Pause and answer immediately: who are your five favourite voices in the wellness industry right now, or those you see represented the most?
Would you say that there is diversity represented in your responses? Does your answer surprise you? Let’s get into it.
Stacy Lee Kong is a writer, editor and the founder of Friday Things, a weekly newsletter and social media account about pop culture stories. We discuss the way white supremacy is embedded in the wellness industry, and how we can collectively work to decolonize wellness.
Important topics and points you don't want to miss:
>> The way white supremacy is embedded in the wellness industry.
>> Why it matters that we think about race in the context of our consumer decisions and belief systems.
>> What you can do to decolonize your wellness practices.
Connect with Stacy:
>> Stacy's website, Friday Things
>> Stacy on Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok
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>> Access the full transcript of this episode here.
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