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Rank #169 in News & Politics category

News & Politics

Van Lathan's The Red Pill

Rank #169 in News & Politics category

News & Politics
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Van Lathan serves up a weekly dose of truth, sonically force feeding listeners the red pill, and NEVER apologizing. News, politics, and pop-culture are all on the menu, with reality so sizzling it’ll fry your echo chamber.

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Van Lathan serves up a weekly dose of truth, sonically force feeding listeners the red pill, and NEVER apologizing. News, politics, and pop-culture are all on the menu, with reality so sizzling it’ll fry your echo chamber.

iTunes Ratings

805 Ratings
Average Ratings
658
71
24
13
39

It’s lit 🔥🔥🔥🔥

By bmoreswen - Jan 24 2019
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Dope podcast keep up the great work

WE NEEDED THIS!!!

By JB🏁 - Jan 23 2019
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The conversation was very healing. Quality episode brother. Keep it up.🙏🏽

iTunes Ratings

805 Ratings
Average Ratings
658
71
24
13
39

It’s lit 🔥🔥🔥🔥

By bmoreswen - Jan 24 2019
Read more

Dope podcast keep up the great work

WE NEEDED THIS!!!

By JB🏁 - Jan 23 2019
Read more

The conversation was very healing. Quality episode brother. Keep it up.🙏🏽

Cover image of Van Lathan's The Red Pill

Van Lathan's The Red Pill

Rank #169 in News & Politics category

Read more

Van Lathan serves up a weekly dose of truth, sonically force feeding listeners the red pill, and NEVER apologizing. News, politics, and pop-culture are all on the menu, with reality so sizzling it’ll fry your echo chamber.

Top Episodes

Most Popular Episodes of Van Lathan's The Red Pill

Rank #1: Episode 011 -Wake Up Mr. West featuring Charlamagne Tha God

May 01 2018
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In this very special “emergency” edition of the podcast, Van Lathan lays out all of his unfiltered thoughts on Kanye West and his recent controversies stemming from Twitter. Towards the end of the show Charlamagne Tha God calls in to tell us about his first hand experience with Yeezy and why Van might be wrong about him.

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Rank #2: 023 – D******d Momentum w/ Joe Budden

Jul 24 2018
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Van is joined this week by retired rapper, and now of the wildly successful Joe Budden Podcast with Rory and Mal. Van and Joe dive into a variety of topics including the Charlamagne Tha God situation and how Joe got his start in both rap and podcasting.

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Rank #3: 043 – Smart N**ga Rap w/ Brian “B-Dot” Miller

Dec 11 2018
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Van sits down with one hand of the Rap Radar podcast, Brian “B-Dot” Miller to reflect on this year’s best music, what it’s like to interview some of the biggest names in pop culture like Jay-Z and Will Smith, and B-Dot opens up about some his conservative views on today’s politics and news cycle.

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Rank #4: 027 - Pegging 101 w/ WeezyWTF

Aug 21 2018
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Van opens this week’s podcast with a specific ad to shine a light on an important app that could have a positive impact on how policing is done in black communities. This week’s guest is WeezyWTF, one half of the WHOREible Decisions podcast, where the two discuss a variety of topics including the current state of Weezy’s podcast, porn and whether men or women are more judgmental sexually.

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Rank #5: 040 – New York State of Mind w/ Mal

Nov 20 2018
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Van’s in New York City, but that just opened up the opportunity to sit down with Mal, one of the three hosts of The Joe Budden Podcast. Mal and Van discuss New York’s hip-hop and rap scene, Mal’s history with Harlem and clearing the air between the Brilliant Idiots vs. Joe Budden Podcast.

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Rank #6: 036 – I Don’t Know Everything w/ Nick Cannon

Oct 23 2018
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036 – I Don’t Know Everything w/ Nick Cannon by Loud Speakers Network

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Rank #7: 039 – Judge This Podcast w/ Brittany Renner and Marisa Mendez

Nov 13 2018
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Brittany Renner and Marisa Mendez join Van in this week’s Red Pill to discuss Brittany’s newest tell all book: “Judge This Cover”, where she goes into detail about her sexual experiences with some of these famous men and their behavior issues amongst other things she had noticed. Recently, Brittany was brought up by friend of the pod Joe Budden on State of the Culture and she came ready with a response to both Joe and Remy Ma.

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Rank #8: 022 – What Was I Thinking? w/ Tyrese Gibson

Jul 17 2018
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Vans heads over to Tyrese Gibson's house for a special Red Pill Podcast. In this powerful interview Tyrese talks about his infamous breakdown, his relationship with Will Smith, his struggles as a father, and why he'd NEVER marry a white woman.

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Rank #9: 044 – Bria Murphy RAW w/ Bria Murphy

Dec 18 2018
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Van sits down with the multi-faceted Bria Murphy. They talk about growing up as the daughter of Eddie Murphy and all the pressures that come with that, the struggles of black women through the lens of the beauty world, and her budding career in fine art.

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Rank #10: 029 – What’s With Whitlock w/ Jason Whitlock

Sep 04 2018
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Fox Sports 1 Host and sports writer Jason Whitlock joins Van this week to discuss two of the most prominent and newsworthy athletes: LeBron James and Colin Kaepernick. Van and Whitlock break down their opposing viewpoints for each athlete as it relates to the political and social impact that they have established off of the field, while also discussing Whitlock’s career as a sports journalist.

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Rank #11: 026 – Black Porn Matters w/ Nat Turnher

Aug 14 2018
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Van opens this week’s podcast with a commentary regarding Omarosa and her fallout from the Trump White House before diving into an episode with adult film star Nat Turnher. Nat opens up about what’s really going on with the adult film industry, the racism that exists and how he got involved in the porn industry.

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Rank #12: 010 - Champagne GrandPapi w/ Drake's father Dennis Graham

Apr 24 2018
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Van Lathan sits down with Drake's father, Dennis Graham. The two discuss everything from Drake's music, putting to bed the rumors of Drake's ghostwriting and why you should never respond to negativity.

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Rank #13: 032 – Silent Partner w/ Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke

Sep 25 2018
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Van sits down with hip-hop royalty and one of the three names behind the legendary Roc-A-Fella Records, Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke. Biggs discusses how he was able to change the culture of hip-hop, the struggles he went through as the silent partner, his stint in prison, the growth that followed and the one artist he wished he had signed while he was at Roc-A-Fella Records.

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Rank #14: 003 - Worldstar Island w/ Charlamagne Tha God

Mar 06 2018
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Van is joined by Charlamagne tha God, host of The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1 FM and co-host of The Brilliant Idiots podcast on Loud Speakers Network. Charlamagne breaks down the added pressure of being nationally synidcated voice on culture in America, why Danielle Bregoli will never get an invite to The Breakfast Club and how the Martin Luther King Dodge ad was blown way out of proportion.

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Rank #15: 015 – Smart, Funny, and Black w/ Amanda Seales

May 29 2018
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Van is joined by Amanda Seales this week to discuss a handful of awesome events Amanda has been taking part of this year including her show Smart Funny & Black, her podcast Small Doses and being mentioned in a now famous Kanye tweet. Amanda also helps Van deconstruct which celebrities happen to be…f*ck bois.

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Rank #1: Episode 011 -Wake Up Mr. West featuring Charlamagne Tha God

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In this very special “emergency” edition of the podcast, Van Lathan lays out all of his unfiltered thoughts on Kanye West and his recent controversies stemming from Twitter. Towards the end of the show Charlamagne Tha God calls in to tell us about his first hand experience with Yeezy and why Van might be wrong about him.

May 01 2018
1 hour 15 mins
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Rank #2: 023 – D******d Momentum w/ Joe Budden

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Van is joined this week by retired rapper, and now of the wildly successful Joe Budden Podcast with Rory and Mal. Van and Joe dive into a variety of topics including the Charlamagne Tha God situation and how Joe got his start in both rap and podcasting.

Jul 24 2018
1 hour 12 mins
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Rank #3: 043 – Smart N**ga Rap w/ Brian “B-Dot” Miller

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Van sits down with one hand of the Rap Radar podcast, Brian “B-Dot” Miller to reflect on this year’s best music, what it’s like to interview some of the biggest names in pop culture like Jay-Z and Will Smith, and B-Dot opens up about some his conservative views on today’s politics and news cycle.

Dec 11 2018
1 hour 43 mins
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Rank #4: 027 - Pegging 101 w/ WeezyWTF

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Van opens this week’s podcast with a specific ad to shine a light on an important app that could have a positive impact on how policing is done in black communities. This week’s guest is WeezyWTF, one half of the WHOREible Decisions podcast, where the two discuss a variety of topics including the current state of Weezy’s podcast, porn and whether men or women are more judgmental sexually.

Aug 21 2018
1 hour 21 mins
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Rank #5: 040 – New York State of Mind w/ Mal

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Van’s in New York City, but that just opened up the opportunity to sit down with Mal, one of the three hosts of The Joe Budden Podcast. Mal and Van discuss New York’s hip-hop and rap scene, Mal’s history with Harlem and clearing the air between the Brilliant Idiots vs. Joe Budden Podcast.

Nov 20 2018
1 hour 10 mins
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Rank #6: 036 – I Don’t Know Everything w/ Nick Cannon

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036 – I Don’t Know Everything w/ Nick Cannon by Loud Speakers Network

Oct 23 2018
1 hour 23 mins
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Rank #7: 039 – Judge This Podcast w/ Brittany Renner and Marisa Mendez

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Brittany Renner and Marisa Mendez join Van in this week’s Red Pill to discuss Brittany’s newest tell all book: “Judge This Cover”, where she goes into detail about her sexual experiences with some of these famous men and their behavior issues amongst other things she had noticed. Recently, Brittany was brought up by friend of the pod Joe Budden on State of the Culture and she came ready with a response to both Joe and Remy Ma.

Nov 13 2018
1 hour 34 mins
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Rank #8: 022 – What Was I Thinking? w/ Tyrese Gibson

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Vans heads over to Tyrese Gibson's house for a special Red Pill Podcast. In this powerful interview Tyrese talks about his infamous breakdown, his relationship with Will Smith, his struggles as a father, and why he'd NEVER marry a white woman.

Jul 17 2018
1 hour 18 mins
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Rank #9: 044 – Bria Murphy RAW w/ Bria Murphy

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Van sits down with the multi-faceted Bria Murphy. They talk about growing up as the daughter of Eddie Murphy and all the pressures that come with that, the struggles of black women through the lens of the beauty world, and her budding career in fine art.

Dec 18 2018
1 hour 7 mins
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Rank #10: 029 – What’s With Whitlock w/ Jason Whitlock

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Fox Sports 1 Host and sports writer Jason Whitlock joins Van this week to discuss two of the most prominent and newsworthy athletes: LeBron James and Colin Kaepernick. Van and Whitlock break down their opposing viewpoints for each athlete as it relates to the political and social impact that they have established off of the field, while also discussing Whitlock’s career as a sports journalist.

Sep 04 2018
1 hour 26 mins
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Rank #11: 026 – Black Porn Matters w/ Nat Turnher

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Van opens this week’s podcast with a commentary regarding Omarosa and her fallout from the Trump White House before diving into an episode with adult film star Nat Turnher. Nat opens up about what’s really going on with the adult film industry, the racism that exists and how he got involved in the porn industry.

Aug 14 2018
1 hour 22 mins
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Rank #12: 010 - Champagne GrandPapi w/ Drake's father Dennis Graham

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Van Lathan sits down with Drake's father, Dennis Graham. The two discuss everything from Drake's music, putting to bed the rumors of Drake's ghostwriting and why you should never respond to negativity.

Apr 24 2018
1 hour 12 mins
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Rank #13: 032 – Silent Partner w/ Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke

Podcast cover
Read more

Van sits down with hip-hop royalty and one of the three names behind the legendary Roc-A-Fella Records, Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke. Biggs discusses how he was able to change the culture of hip-hop, the struggles he went through as the silent partner, his stint in prison, the growth that followed and the one artist he wished he had signed while he was at Roc-A-Fella Records.

Sep 25 2018
1 hour 3 mins
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Rank #14: 003 - Worldstar Island w/ Charlamagne Tha God

Podcast cover
Read more

Van is joined by Charlamagne tha God, host of The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1 FM and co-host of The Brilliant Idiots podcast on Loud Speakers Network. Charlamagne breaks down the added pressure of being nationally synidcated voice on culture in America, why Danielle Bregoli will never get an invite to The Breakfast Club and how the Martin Luther King Dodge ad was blown way out of proportion.

Mar 06 2018
1 hour 7 mins
Play Now

Rank #15: 015 – Smart, Funny, and Black w/ Amanda Seales

Podcast cover
Read more

Van is joined by Amanda Seales this week to discuss a handful of awesome events Amanda has been taking part of this year including her show Smart Funny & Black, her podcast Small Doses and being mentioned in a now famous Kanye tweet. Amanda also helps Van deconstruct which celebrities happen to be…f*ck bois.

May 29 2018
1 hour 10 mins
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