Peter & Phil’s Courageous Conversations

A phone call, prompted by George Floyd’s death, brings two veterinarians from two different races together to discuss their perspectives on pivotal issues affecting America today. Join Peter and Phil’s Courageous Conversations Podcast – then start a courageous conversation of your own!:

Peter & Phil’s Courageous Conversations

Two friends. One cause. Several courageous conversations.

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Resilience Through Adversity (Pt. 1) Peter & Phil's Courageous Conversations

A proud Peter shares his daughter's upcoming graduation from Vet Med School which leads into a conversation on resilience.  What trials and tribulations are the upcoming classes having to deal with?  Is the term resiliency overused or just misused?  Peter and Phil discuss this and more in this week's episode.   — Send in a voice message:
  1. Resilience Through Adversity (Pt. 1)
  2. Modern Day Caste System
  3. The Attempt to Blend
  4. Lipstick on a Pig
  5. Keep Politics Out of It?!


Modern Day Caste System

Summary Peter and Phil continue last week’s conversation by discussing the book “Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents” by Isabel Wilkerson, the holocaust in Germany, and America’s past dealings with Slavery.  When does America take responsibility for its actions, and are we subconsciously participating in a modern-day caste system?  Discuss this and more on this…

A Mother’s Love

Summary Peter and Phil sit down and talk the Thursday before Mother’s Day and pay homage to their mothers.  What’s a mother’s role and how did Peter & Phils’s mothers impact them in their upbringing and where they are now?  Join us this week.   — Send in a voice message: Transcription

The N Word : Part One

Summary In this episode, Phil expands the conversation with Peter and discusses his hesitancy in using the N – word even in speeches, as well as recalls a time when he remembers hearing it on the news in Jackson, Mississippi.  Peter asks Phil to explain what an “Uncle Tom” is, and the conversation leads to…

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  1. Thank you for these wonderful conversations. Inspiring, thoughtful, and thought provoking.


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