1619 is a New York Times audio series, hosted by Nikole Hannah-Jones, that examines the long shadow of American slavery. Episode 3 excellently details the embodiment of American music, as the creation of Black artists. New York Times access here.
Seeing White is a series produced by John Biewen and recurring guest Chenjerai Kumanyika, from the Scene on Radio podcast. This series heavily explores the history and sociological ideas that perpetuate white supremacy, not merely in the manifestation of extremist groups like the KKK and Neo-Nazis, but through the ignorance, and everyday actions or lack of actions of the oppressors--white people. Full review of the podcast here.
Pod Save the People is a series in which organizer and activist DeRay Mckesson explores news, culture, social justice, and politics with analysis from Sam Sinyangwe, Kaya Henderson, and De’Ara Balenger. Then he sits down for deep conversations with experts, influencers, and diverse local and national leaders. Review here
New episodes every Tuesday.
Code Switch by NPR offers "the fearless conversations about race that you've been waiting for! Hosted by journalists of color, our podcast tackles the subject of race head-on. We explore how it impacts every part of society — from politics and pop culture to history, sports and everything in between. This podcast makes ALL OF US part of the conversation — because we're all part of the story."