Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture and over tea. Drink up!
On this spot of tea episode… R. Kelly has BEEN a rapist. Why are we talking about it now? Special guest Kenyette Barnes joins us to discuss #MuteRKelly, the movement to divest from all things R.Kelly and reinvest in protecting Black women and girls.
This week’s hot list: #muterkelly, organizing, activism, to-do lists, misogynoir, sexual violence, divestment, lynching metaphors and history, general ashiness, the #metoo movement, #timesup and learning to #listentoBlackwomen
NOTES & EXTRA TEA
Thank you Kenyette Barnes for taking time to speak with us. Learn more about #MuteRKelly:
Facebook Mute R. Kelly
This week’s closing clip features journalist Toure interviewing R. Kelly: twitter.com/keithboykin/status/…91111917568?lang=en
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Libations to our friend Casey who helps keep this show running by giving his money to Black women.
Libations to Ohene Cornelius for our show intro, check out his latest album Flight Risk available everywhere online now. You can find Ohene on instagram and twitter @ohenecornelius and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ohenecornelius/
Libations to T.Flint for our News That's Not News intro! Find him at www.tflintvoiceovers.com/