40 Best Social Justice Podcasts
Social Justice Podcasts
Here are 40 Best Social Justice Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. Social Justice Matters
SocialJusticeMatters is a new podcast from Social Justice Ireland. We are an independent justice advocacy think tank that advances the lives of people and communities through providing independent social analysis and effective policy development to create a sustainable future for every member of society and for societies as a whole.
Play⋅ 3.1K⋅ 9.7K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 34 min ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact More
2. Generation Justice
Albuquerque, New Mexico, US
Generation Justice's mission is to inspire youth to become media makers committed to social transformation. Generation Justice trains teens to approach journalism from a social justice and media justice framework. This is a multi-media project that gives voice to activism locally, nationally, and internationally.
Also in Youth Media Podcasts
Play⋅ 3.4K⋅ 2.4K ⋅5 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 17 min ⋅ Feb 2012 Get Email Contact More
3. The Soul of the Nation with Jim Wallis
Washington, District of Columbia, US
The Jim Wallis Show informs and inspires grass roots, influentials, and political leaders to examine our priorities in meeting the Biblical call for social justice and from that examination take action to promote racial and social justice, life and peace, and environmental stewardship.
Play⋅ 47.6K ⋅5 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 33 min ⋅ Aug 2017 Get Email Contact More
4. News Beat Podcast
New York City, New York, US
A social justice podcast combining hard-hitting journalism and interviews with hip-hop music and original lyrics from independent artists. Each episode delves into an important issue with an alternative take to widely accepted narratives, arming listeners with knowledge and insight they won't hear from mainstream media outlets.
Play⋅ 581⋅ 587 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 36 min ⋅ Sep 2016 Get Email Contact More
5. Race to Social Justice
Join hosts Keva White and John Kepner as they and their guests explore the myriad social and racial challenges facing the modern world. Thank you for being part of the courageous conversation, because when it comes to combatting social injustices in America, it is not about being confrontational, it is about being conversational.
Play 4 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 66 min Get Email Contact More
6. Conversations in Social Justice
Podcast series from the Institute for Social Justice at York St John University. With different hosts each month we intended to animate discussion about the role of higher education in social justice. New episodes each month through 2021.
Play⋅ 726 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 37 min Get Email Contact More
7. History 4 Two(History For Two, Social Justice For All)
I am a high school student living in Shanghai with a passion for history and social justice. I feel the best place to learn about social justice topics is through our rich history. I believe oral history conveys perspectives and emotions that one cannot learn from textbook and to that end, I decided to reach out and chat with experts, historians, and tangential participants willing to talk to me about these topics. I try to interview experts and take a deep dive into different historical injustices in hopes of avoiding the same mistakes again.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 37 min Get Email Contact More
8. The Activist Files Podcast
New York, US
The Activist Files is a podcast by the Center for Constitutional Rights where we feature the stories of people on the front lines fighting for social justice, including activists, lawyers, and storytellers.
Also in Civil Rights Podcasts
Play⋅ 70.5K⋅ 33.7K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 43 min Get Email Contact More
9. Social Justice & Activism · The Creative Process
Social Justice & Activism episodes of the popular The Creative Process podcast. We speak to activists, environmental organizations, indigenous groups, artists, writers & others who have devoted their lives to making a difference.
Play⋅ 1.8K ⋅3 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact More
10. Stepping Into Truth: Conversations on Race, Gender, and Social Justice
Chicago, Illinois, US
Navigating our way through this complex, challenging time requires taking a clear look at the issues we're confronting. Join Omkari Williams and her guests as they take on some of the most pressing issues of our time.
Play⋅ 366 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 42 min ⋅ Jun 2018 Get Email Contact More
11. Reclaiming Social Justice
Tigard, Oregon, US
Reclaiming Social Justice is a podcast that seeks to read the signs of the times through the lens of the Gospel and the principles of Catholic Social Teaching. With help of our special guests, you will walk away with the knowledge, understanding, and inspiration needed to help build a civilization of love, life, justice, and peace. This podcast is a production of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Tigard, Oregon.
Play⋅ 1.8K⋅ 93 ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 47 min ⋅ Jan 2020 Get Email Contact More
12. Ride the Omnibus
Washington, District of Columbia, US
Each week, we discuss social justice through the lens of pop culture, taking you on a journey to places and times you never knew were connected. Give your ears a treat, and your eyes a new perspective.
Play⋅ 125⋅ 144 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact More
13. Art and Labor
Art & Labor chronicles the stories of social justice organizing within the arts. We hope to center the human cost of the 'art world' and advocate for fair labor practices for artists, assistants, fabricators, docents, interns, registrars, janitors, writers, editors, curators, guards, performers, and anyone doing work for art & cultural institutions.
Play⋅ 3.4K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 78 min Get Email Contact More
14. The UPstander's Podcast with Dr. Omekongo
Washington, District of Columbia, US
An UPstander is someone who sees something and takes a stand. Here we will explore issues relating to social justice. Some posts will be motivational, some educational. Some times I may drop a rhyme or poem! The goal is to share stories and opinions that help us build a human family. Share your thoughts and share with others!
Play⋅ 5K⋅ 14.6K ⋅3 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 13 min Get Email Contact More
15. On the Ground w Esther Iverem
'On the Ground: Voices of Resistance from the Nation's Capital' covers social justice activism about local, national and international issues.
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16. JUSTUS with Jack & Gonzo
Columbus, Ohio, US
Social justice means applying the law equally to all people. But in practice, that doesn't always happen. We're business and trial lawyers with over 60 years experience of practice. Together, we practice law, we seek social justice, and we reveal the conflict between the two. And in this podcast, we bring together guests from a variety of backgrounds to discuss the current issues surrounding social justice and the inequity between these issues and their relation to the legal system. Join with us, so that it's not Just Us.
Play⋅ 116 ⋅17 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 43 min Get Email Contact More
17. Dewhitt L. Bingham Justice For All
Dewhitt L. Bingham discusses all things social justice and criminal justice. Bingham, from a grassroots level, sits down with judges, probation officers, city officials and common citizens with the goal to inform the American citizen of their constitutional rights, provide educational and occupational guidance to high school and college students, and be a voice for change.
Play⋅ 4 ⋅4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact More
18. Young Musicians for Social Justice
Leeds, England, UK
Young Musicians for Social Justice is a new society based at the University of Leeds, UK, which aims to advocate for the use of music to provide sustainable social justice solutions. We talk with notable scientists, practitioners, and musicians who have generously given their time to share their thoughts on the question: What is the role of music in bringing about social justice?
Play⋅ 390⋅ 379 ⋅ Jan 2021 Get Email Contact More
19. SJW: Social Justice Weirdos
Comedic artists and weirdos Charley Macorn (they/she) and Lenny Peppers (she/her) talk about social justice through the lens of the baffling, unbelievable, and unknown. What happens when too much education mixes with conspiracy theory?
Play⋅ 568⋅ 7 ⋅ Dec 2020 Get Email Contact More
20. Pod Save The People
Baltimore, Maryland, US
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. New episodes every Tuesday.
Also in Social Political Podcasts
Play⋅ 10.1K⋅ 37.5K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 79 min ⋅ Apr 2017 Get Email Contact More
21. Looking at Social Justice
Fresno, California, US
Bringing to our attention the local and global issues which at their core are part of Catholic Social Teaching. Tune in to listen to this podcast.
Play⋅ 4.2K⋅ 314 ⋅3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 33 min ⋅ Nov 2017 Get Email Contact More
22. Social Justice Alchemy
In this podcast, I talk a bit about current events from a lefty/Social Justice angle and throw in a bit of science news.
Play⋅ 179 ⋅ Feb 2020 Get Email Contact More
23. Relevant Conversations for All
Welcome! This podcast seeks to make a difference through equality and the emphasis of one race, The Human Race. In the acknowledgement of racial and systemic inequities, we stand in solidarity and in support of Black Lives Matter, all People of Color, Indigenous People, the LGBTQ Plus Community and The Movement for social justice, equality, and true freedom.
Play 1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 29 min ⋅ Feb 2020 Get Email Contact More
24. Kingdom Social Justice Solutions
This is Kingdom Social Justice Solutions, a podcast where we discuss innovative solutions to chronic social justice issues in our current society. We will discuss best practices and strategies for achieving success in tackling social justice issues.
Play Aug 2018 Get Email Contact More
25. Narrative for Social Justice
Columbus, Ohio, US
The Narrative for Social Justice podcast (N4SJ) explores the connections between the study of narratives and narratives themselves and many forms of social justice. Episodes will be released monthly and will feature conversations between scholars, activists, writers, and artists. Topics include our/our guests' understandings of and approaches to 'social justice,' the literary canon, feminist/queer/trans approaches, and anti-racist education.
Play⋅ 1.1K⋅ 450 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact More
26. The Social Justice Hour with Ernest B. Fenton
The Social Justice Hour is a talk radio show, a unifying force empowering disenfranchised and marginalized populations by providing a media lens through which the broader community can understand diversity and social justice issues in our world.
Play⋅ 872⋅ 162 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 39 min Get Email Contact More
27. Our Small Majority
Our Small Majority is an independent social justice podcast that provides a voice for people to share their unique experiences concerning social inequality around the globe. Our goal is to create space for restorative justice to flourish for the betterment of our society.
Also in Inequality Podcasts
Play⋅ 295⋅ 118 ⋅6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 41 min ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact More
28. Players Coalition Podcast
Players Coalition is an independent 501(c)(3) (charity) and 501(c)(4) (advocacy) organization, working with professional athletes, coaches and owners across leagues to improve social justice and racial equality in our country.
Play⋅ 6.1K⋅ 11.2K ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact More
29. Bound For Justice
Your weekly podcast that explores Race, Reconciliation, and Social Justice ...one book at time. Joins us for a candid discussion about taking steps to create change in our lives and the communities we live in.
Play⋅ 236⋅ 5 ⋅ May 2019 Get Email Contact More
30. Converge for Change: The Business of Social Justice
New Orleans, Louisiana, US
Hey you, this is Takema and welcome to Converge for Change: The Business of Social Justice podcast. Each week we discuss what's really happening on the front lines for racial, social, and economic justice, and highlight the amazing grassroots leaders across our communities, doing the deep work of freedom. But don't get it twisted. We'll keep the conversation all the way real! Whether you're a fellow justice warrior or looking to better understand what's happening behind the veil. We unpack it here.
Play⋅ 669⋅ 173 ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact More
31. The High Yellow Podcast
Interviews and social commentary. Exploring personal histories and perspectives on race often with special attention paid to social justice and equality as it relates to the black experience.
Play⋅ 177 ⋅ Aug 2020 Get Email Contact More
32. The Unpacked Projectt: A Social Justice Podcast!
Join us in crucial conversations that will challenge barriers to equity and inspire action towards a more compassionate and inclusive future.Through the gift of storytelling and our love of learning, we invite you to share on this journey of personal growth - Uncovering truths, challenging complacency, and building bridges.
Play⋅ 327⋅ 20 ⋅15 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 38 min ⋅ Sep 2020 Get Email Contact More
Intergenerational is a social justice-oriented conversation between the hilarious dad-daughter duo of Dan and Sade Kammen. Each week, they'll discuss a new topic, focusing on the lenses of climate change and race.
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34. Justice in Motion
Hosted by Daniel Swan, Justice in Motion aims to hold long-form discussions of social justice issues in film and other media, giving a platform to artists and other experts who have perspective on socially conscious art.
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 34 min Get Email Contact More
35. Reimagining Justice
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Welcome to Reimagining Justice - a global podcast for the change-makers in law and the first Australian-based podcast shining a light on issues at the intersection of law, social justice, and innovation.Join Andrea Perry-Petersen, an Australian lawyer and social justice advocate, as she interviews guests from around the world who have discovered and implemented innovative ways to update the legal profession while improving people's experience of the law.
Also in Australian Law Podcasts
Play⋅ 1.5K ⋅16 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 36 min ⋅ Jan 2019 Get Email Contact More
36. Black Tuesday Podcast
Terrance Biggs discusses the latest in the worlds of politics and social justice.
Play 15 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 57 min Get Email Contact More
37. VOICES for Social Justice
Atlanta, Georgia, US
Brought to you by the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech, VOICES features conversations from experts on social justice issues facing American society. These conversations aim to shine a brighter spotlight on the negligence of lifting our poor communities, and the lack of equitable access to upward mobility and quality education and healthcare.
Play⋅ 900 ⋅ May 2020 Get Email Contact More
38. Social Justice | The new American Revolution
Social Justice: The New American Revolution is a podcast that gives everyone a voice on different social issues. Listen to your hosts tackle topics that are heavy on all of us.We are giving anyone who wants it a place to be heard and to share different points of view with our listeners.
Play⋅ 19 ⋅ Jun 2020 Get Email Contact More
39. The Ted Alexandro Show with Ted Alexandro
The free audio version of The Ted Alexandro Show - a comedy podcast with a social justice bent? Or social justice podcast with a comedy bent? Either way, you will get bent. Enter the mind of comedian Ted Alexandro as he explores our world through the lens of a long-time stand-up comic and activist.
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Social Justice Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|OK Fox & Lucia Love||artandlaborpodcast.com||136|
|Full Press Coverage||cms.megaphone.fm||120|
|Jack D’Aurora and John Gonzales||justusshow.com||95|
|On The Ground Show||onthegroundshow.org||87|
|Dr. Omekongo Dibinga||upstanderinternational.com||77|
|Center for Constitutional Rights||ccrjustice.org||41|
|Social Justice Ireland||socialjusticeireland.podbean.com||40|
|Interviewed by Mia Funk||creativeprocess.info||32|
Social Justice Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Social justice warrior||4|
|Stop the shock||1|
|Black socialists in america||1|
|Indigenous anarchist federation||1|