Inside Voices is a brand new show hosted by BGM Student Network’s founder, Louisa Patterson-Brown also known as Bella and BGM member Lehtu Mpetha. The BGM Student Network consists of students from Hope, John Moores, UniofLiv and other Universities.
BGM is a platform for students and young adults to campaign about issues within the community to campaign about issues within our community to raise awareness. BGM is situated in Liverpool and is designed to educate and empower others. Inside Voices is an additional platform that inspires conversation about topics that are considered ‘inside talk’. Conversations that are in hushed tones that need to be normalised in the 21st Century. Inside Voices will celebrate and discuss roots, culture, racial equality and diversity.
The Highs & Lows of Dating!
In honour of Valentine’s day as we celebrate love, friendship and admiration, this month’s segment takes a deep dive into the obstacles one faces when seeking a romantic partner. Navigating through each day already poses its own struggles in life, for a black girl seeking a partner even more so challenging. Tino, Lehtu and Bella share and explore their dating experiences as young black women living in the UK.
Make sure to listen to the full episode to hear the full story!