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Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro

Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro (@tezlynfigaro) examines controversial and thought-provoking topics with diverse guests to discuss politics, social consciousness, and culture. Through weekly conversations, Tezlyn invites guests to share their views and experiences, raw and unfiltered, to educate, uplift, and provide honest insight into the issues facing the Black community in America. A mix of hip-hop and political expertise, Tezlyn keeps her ears to the street and brings her knowledge and savvy to every discussion with power and purpose.

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Straight Shot, No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro (@tezlynfigaro) examines controversial and thought-provoking topics with diverse guests to discuss politics, social consciousness, and culture. Through weekly conversations, Tezlyn invites guests to share their views and experiences, raw and unfiltered, to educate, uplift, and provide honest insight into the issues facing the Black community in America. A mix of hip-hop and political expertise, Tezlyn keeps her ears to the street and brings her knowledge and savvy to every discussion with power and purpose.

Stay Woke: Edward Waters University

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Tezlyn delivers a powerful message at Edwards Waters University in Jacksonville, Florida

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Oct 27 2022

42mins

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Straight Shot No Chaser: Stop Vucking Around With Black Voters

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The Black Effect Presents... Straight Shot No Chaser with Tezlyn Figaro.

Tezlyn goes in to discuss how the 'No Voting, No Vucking" ad is problematic.

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Oct 15 2022

2hr 2mins

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SSNC LIVE: Work Over Whining

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Tezlyn discusses the importance of doing the work over whining about it on social media. Receipts over rhetoric matter.

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Oct 13 2022

51mins

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SSNC LIVE: Stay Grounded, Keep Grinding

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Tezlyn discusses low morale within the movement and her recent experience after the Revolt Summit and The Congressional Black Caucus Convention.

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Oct 06 2022

32mins

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SSNC LIVE: Too Much BS In The Game

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The lack of discipline, pimping, posturing, excuses and lack of focus in leadership is sickening!  Time to stop BEGGING & start BOSSING! It's time to get s*** done!

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Sep 29 2022

45mins

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SSNC LIVE: Woman King Recap

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Tezlyn discusses how after watching #thewomanking we must remember to keep the main thing, the main thing 

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Sep 23 2022

47mins

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Push The Line Nonpartisan Political Bootcamp

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Tezlyn recaps the push the line nonpartisan bootcamp training held on 9/10/22 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Sep 16 2022

2hr 21mins

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SSNC LIVE: Push the line (ft. Pastor Jamal Bryant)

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Pastor Bryant chats with Tezlyn about the upcoming push-the-line training in Atlanta, Georgia, on 9/10/22 and the importance of new, young leadership and the role and responsibility of faith-based leadership. To join the training text pushtheline (all one word) to 66866

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Sep 08 2022

59mins

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SSNC LIVE: Joe Biden Promised To Decriminalize Marjiana

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Tezlyn breaks down Joe Biden's promise to decriminalize majiana on the 'Lift every voice: The Biden Plan for Black America. As it stands,

source: https://joebiden.com/blackamerica/#

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Sep 01 2022

41mins

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SSNC LIVE: Push The Line Non Partisan Political Training Bootcamp (Ft. Dr. Wes Bellmany )

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Tezlyn chats with Our Black Party co-founder Dr. Wes Bellmany about the upcoming Push the Line nonpartisan Political Training boot camp on 9/10/22 in Atlanta, Georgia. Text pushtheline (all one word) to 66866 for more information.

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Aug 25 2022

41mins

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SSNC Live: Louisiana Democrat Chair Katie Bernhardt Sabotages Gary Chambers

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U.S. Senate Candidate Gary Chambers discusses how the Louisiana Democrat Chair Katie Bernhardt sabotaged his campaign endorsement. 

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Aug 18 2022

50mins

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SSNC LIVE: Black Voters Have Done More Than Enough! Stop Shaming Black Voters!

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Tezlyn addresses how disrespectful it is to shame and blame Black voters.

Tickets are now on sale for the FIRST ever Black Effect Podcast Festival happening on August 28th in Brooklyn, NY! Come check us out with The 85 South Show, and more of your favorite Black Effect Podcast hosts. Get your tickets today at BlackEffect.com\PodcastFestival

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Aug 04 2022

52mins

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SSNC LIVE: Crime Bill 2.0 is on the way

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Check out this powerful discussion regarding crime bill 2.0 and a call to action by Tezlyn Figaro, Bishop Talbert Swan, Pastor Michael McBride and Erica Ford.

Tickets are now on sale for the FIRST ever Black Effect Podcast Festival happening on August 28th in Brooklyn, NY! Come check us out with The 85 South Show, and more of your favorite Black Effect Podcast hosts. Get your tickets today at BlackEffect.com\Podcast Festival

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Jul 29 2022

46mins

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SSNC LIVE: VP Harris Was Out Of Pocket To Correlate Slavery To Abortion

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Tezlyn, addresses VP Harris's comments to the NAACP regarding abortion rights and the history of America claiming ownership over human bodies.  

Tickets are now on sale for the FIRST ever Black Effect Podcast Festival happening on August 28th in Brooklyn, NY! Come check us out with The 85 South Show, All the Smoke, and more of your favorite Black Effect Podcast hosts. Get your tickets today at BlackEffect.com\PodcastFestival

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Jul 21 2022

25mins

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SSNC LIVE: Trump Witness Tampering

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Tezlyn reiterates her comments on heir recent Breakfast Club interview about 1/6/22 and how the hearing is “White Folk, White Folking” 

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Jul 14 2022

50mins

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SSNC LIVE: Now All Of A Sudden Democrat Pundits Flip The Script

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During SSNC IG live Tezlyn breaks down how the same pundits that shamed her and others for holding Democrats accountable are now all of a sudden flipping the script

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Jul 07 2022

56mins

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SSNC LIVE: Democrat Strategist Pushes 'voter scare tactic.'

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In this SSNC IG Live Tezlyn addresses how fear should not be the motivating factor for Black voters.  

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Jun 30 2022

41mins

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Part 2: Attorney Ben Crump Netflix Documentary 'Civil ’

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Check out part 2 of the SSNC Attorney Ben Crump interview that is featured in the new Netflix documentary ‘Civil’

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Jun 23 2022

30mins

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Part 1: Attorney Ben Crump Netflix Documentary 'Civil ’

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Check out part 1 of the SSNC Attorney Ben Crump interview that is featured in the new Netflix documentary ‘Civil’

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Jun 17 2022

33mins

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SSNC Live: Tezlyn Figaro's personal contradictions regarding #guncontrol

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Tezlyn Figaro discusses her personal contradictions regarding con control and self defense, community violence and the need to stop white supremacy acts of terror.

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Jun 10 2022

1hr 8mins

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