Shalewa Sharpe is a comedian based in New York and hosts the Thug Passion Presents podcast.
March 4, 2021
Maz Jobrani and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to share their thoughts on the vaccine rollout and the different approaches to schools reopening in red and blue states. They also discuss the allegations made against Andrew Cuomo and whether they should even be talking about CPAC.
January 7, 2021
Mic Nguyen and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to break down the results of the Georgia Senate runoff elections and what they hope to see happen under a Democrat-controlled Senate. They also discuss whether a person should disclose their depression to their employer. Shalewa describes the best way to nap in a bathroom stall.
October 22, 2020
Alexandra Pelosi and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to explain why they’re wary of presidential polling. They also discuss whether hate speech should be protected and imagine what a city designed by women would look like. (Spoiler alert: Women’s bathrooms would have more hooks.)
June 11, 2020
Amy Goodman and Shalewa Sharpe join Negin to break down what abolishing the police actually means and the critical part social media plays in the Black Lives Matter movement. They also react to Cuomo’s Phase One plan and to the Republicans’ inexplicable support of Trump.
May 28, 2020
Shalewa Sharpe and Ashley Ford join Negin to explore their relationships with noise pollution. Later, Negin dives into the history of loneliness with Myq Kaplan and Dan Ahdoot. Dan shares what it’s been like living with his parents during quarantine.