Left and White

Left and White

Latest Episodes

September 18, 2022

Tyler and his friend and former teaching colleague Ashely Richardson discuss their ongoing journey from the evangelical church to truly finding Jesus. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Marriage, Divorce & What's Next
July 07, 2022

In this episode, Tyler and his ex-wife Elizabeth tell their story of marriage, divorce, figuring out who they are, finding their voice, and wondering what's next. Music: spacedust by airtone (c) copyright 2022 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution

The Puppet and the Ventriloquist
February 28, 2021

On this episode, I talk with returning guest and former student Tadeo Maximiliano Alvira Hernandez. We discuss America, Capitalism, family, what we have and what we hope, getting out of the box, the education system, movements for change, and interrogatin

1776 to 2021
January 25, 2021

On this episode, Tyler talks with returning guests Brittney Barham, Max Mills, and Brian Abramowitz as well as Patrick Black. We discuss President Trump’s 1776 Report - in response to the 1619 Project, the Capitol Insurrection, Covid, and what’s next for

Tadeo Maximiliano Alvira Hernandez
December 22, 2020

Tyler and former student, Tadeo Maximiliano Alvira Hernandez, discuss immigration, values, family, division and distraction, the media, and who is really in power. This is a late release of an episode recorded in late July 2020. See acast.com/privacy for

Mr. Aldrich
December 08, 2020

Friends and former classmates Tyler Reames, Jacob Dileo, Alex Weltman, Shelby Taylor, and Joey Patton share stories and memories of their recently departed high school TV and film teacher Fred Aldrich. Cover image, left to right - Tyler Reames, Ryan Clark

Cautiously Pessimistic
November 08, 2020

Tyler talks with his wife Elizabeth and former teaching buddies Brian Abramowitz, Brittney Barham, and Max Mills about the 2020 presidential election. They share reflections, hopes, and trepidations for the future. This week's theme music: please mister

A Community That Cares
August 06, 2020

Tyler and his friends Samuel Ayers, Cody Rogers, and Clint Nauta discuss their shared experiences growing up in Central, LA and how they have come to see the world, their faith, and the importance of the Great Commission. For more, visit LeftAndWhite.com

Christianity, the Left, and the Meaning of Pro-Life
July 31, 2020

Tyler and his friend Corrie Pocta, an art teacher and social organizer, discuss how their Christian identities led to left-wing organizing spaces. They share experiences growing up in the church and ideas on an expanded definition of what it means to be “

Privilege from the Black Perspective
July 19, 2020

Tyler and his friend Chris Derrett discuss the Black experience in America, and other areas of privilege such as economics and education. We talk about being “the norm” and the danger of colorblindness. Chris unpacks the fallacy of being “one of the good