Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture and over tea. Drink up!

On this episode… REPARATIONS! Everybody and they mama’s been throwing that word around, does it means something, does it mean nothing? What does it mean, when can we use it, and why?

This week’s hot list: Group chat etiquette, staying active vs. losing weight, what the heck are reparations, are free drinks at a bar reparations? Is an individual donation reparations? And if it ain’t reparations is it cool, is it ok, is it right? Also, that Bardi Lisa mural fiasco, and a trifling ass moment in Black hair because white supremacy won’t keep their hands out of our hair.

Time stamps: 
Tea Talk 18:48-23:12
Nikeeta Reparations Discussion 23:12-1:16:00
Moment in Black Hair 1:16:00-1:27:00
The Pit 1:27:00-1:43:00

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EVENTS
NYC Join us for our third annual JUNETEENTH AFTERWORK KICKBACK on Tuesday, June 19th from 6-10pm at Von, 3 Bleeker, NYC! Celebrate Black ass freedom with us! FREE.99 with RSVP: juneteenth-afterwork-kickback.eventbrite.com

BROOKLYN Meet Queen at her Ms. Vixen Mag vision board table at Care Free Black Girl picnic, Saturday June 16th from 2-9pm, Prospect Park, BK, NY! RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/carefreeblack…824264?aff=eac2

BROOKLYN June 9th check out our friends Bag Ladiez podcast live show! www.eventbrite.com/e/bag-ladiez-a-…ets-44882360348

PAY BLACK WOMEN

Learn more about Natasha Marin’s donation initiative at www.reparations.me

NOTES & EXTRA TEA

Be sure to check out our guest Nikeeta on all social media & listen to her amazing podcast!
Nikeeta’s Twitter & Instagram: @afroblazingguns
QueerWOC: The Podcast Twitter & Instagram: @QueerWOCpod
Podcast: @queerwoc
Website/Tumblr: queerwoc.com/

Check out the QueerWOC: The Podcast Ep 34: Love & Reparations & Strap Ons, Oh My! Queerwoc – Ep34

Listen to our Dear White People review podcast series “Dear Black People”: soundcloud.com/tea-with-queen-and-j/sets/dear-black-people

Queen is running a 5K! Support her journey and fundraising efforts for Kids Creative at www.crowdrise.com/naimalewis

Read Ta’Nehisi Coates article “The Case For Reparations”: www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archiv…rations/361631/

Moment in Black Hair
www.wdsu.com/article/former-nur…ral-hair/208895i08

We reference the NYTimes reparations happy hour article and it’s photos, but will not link it here as Cameron Whitten says the event was misrepresented. Here’s a separate link from Vice: munchies.vice.com/en_us/article/zm…c-drink-for-free

Check out @jessijumanji on instagram to see the original Bardi Lisa and more of her work

This week’s closing clip features Jaden Smith on Big Boy in the Neighborhood: www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3Wcu3LonH4

Engineering by Indie Creative Network: www.icn.dj/

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/