While we’re pretty good on the Swingset at talking about our experiences in polyamory and swinging, We have limits to our shared experience, so we reached out and asked Mike Joseph to join the Swingset and speak to us about his experience navigating dating and polyamory as a person of color.
We discussed some of the challenges dating couples, Dylan called the question: “Why should we have to convince people that doing the right thing will improve their lives, when they should just do the right thing?” regarding diversity. We asked about, and Mike spoke about the advantages and challenges of being unique and out as queer person of color in multiple communities.
Also, Mark Zuckerberg should give us money, give us all money.
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While we’re on Google Play Podcasts, they don’t appear to support a review option yet so… hang tight on that, and we apparently aren’t on Spotify yet. Dylan spoke a little too soon. We’d sack him but we’d have to hire a hundred monkey editors to replace him and that’s a lot of work but you. #grrDYLAN
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