Produced By:

The Humanize Podcast

S3E7: Uncovering Suppressed History with Patricia Raybon

Two women having a conversation while one of them wears a black hoodie

They say history is written by the victors. But uncovering the stories from those on the other side is so important. Today, we’re joined by Patricia Raybon, an award-winning author, essayist, and novelist who writes top-rated books at the daring intersection of faith and race. Together, we’re breaking down a side of Colorado in the 1920s that even many locals were never taught about; a piece of suppressed history. Join us to explore THIS unspoken side of history, the evolution of white supremacy culture in the US, and the systems in our recent history that people don’t want to talk about.


We’re exploring:

  • Patricia’s experience growing up in a Black family in the 1960s in Colorado
  • The ways the definition of white supremacy has changed
  • Why BIPOC have historically embraced white supremacy culture
  • How and why the pandemic brought an unexpected feeling of safety for many BIPOC
  • The surprising prevalence of Ku Klux Klan members in Colorado in the 20s, and their impact on local government
  • And more!

Website: https://www.patriciaraybon.com/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/PatriciaRaybon or  @Patricia Raybon

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/patricia.raybon/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/patriciaraybon/


All That Is Secret: https://www.tatteredcover.com/book/9781496458384

My First White Friend: https://www.patriciaraybon.com/mybooks/healing-racial-hurt/


If you’d like to support us in continuing this work, we’d be honored if you’d consider donating here: https://www.patreon.com/thehumanizepodcast 


Let’s talk about it! Connect with us and continue the conversation:

Instagram: https://instagram.com/thehumanizepodcast

Facebook: https://facebook.com/thehumanizepodcast 

Email: info@thehumanizepodcast.com