CARONISM:ThePodcast - These are the stories of real people in real time. This is true testimony and social commentary, news and reviews, love, beauty and music. This is CARONISM:ThePodcast, a production of CARONISMedia. CARONISM - (1) The active, intentional state of resisting mediocrity; Defying convention or low thinking Caron J (@CARONISM) is an American writer, artist and activist with over 25 years in media, business and education leadership. Known for pushing boundaries and breaking barriers concerning the image, equality and esteem of women worldwide, she is the founder and executive director of CARONISMedia, sharing insight on excellence in service, artistry, diversity and emerging tech. She is a proud veteran of both the US Navy and Army, committed to advocacy, activism and representation in media, the arts and the beauty industry. Inspiring with humor and uncommon sense, she continues a legacy in multimedia journalism. Caron produces and hosts CARONISMShow, is managing editor of TheForeward and is a culture & entertainment contributor/co-host of @BlackGirlNerds & the BGNPodcast.