Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up!
On this episode… Are you a white person who wants me to denounce another Black person because you are wilding and always out of pocket? Are you a Black person with a pocket full of Solange hot takes? Are you somewhere scared and hiding until the current president stops presidenting. Whoever you are, wherever you at, we got it covered
This week’s hot list: Nuance is not just a word that sounds french, the power dynamics of Tamika Mallory, Louis Farrakhan and the Womens March, Solange is our Black girls delight, that Michael Cohen mess that lead to that racist Mark Meadows mess that Rashida Tlaib tried to pull us out of, who is Monica Roberts? Interpersonal labor, Yolanda Vega a NY legend, Doing something racist vs. being “a racist”, disability rights, Carrie Ann Lucas, health care, and more...
AUSTIN, TX #PodinLiveSXSW - Join Tea with Queen and J., Berry of Podcasts In Color, Diamond Stylz of Marsha’s Plate, Estephanie of Bag Ladiez, and Sam of Inner Hoe Uprising for a podcast meetup on Wednesday March 13th, from 5-8pm at Licha’s Cantina, 1306 East 6th Street, Austin, TX. OPEN TO ALL NO SXSW BADGE REQUIRED.
If you are a SXSW badge holder please check out “Where Are The Blaccents” panel on March 13th at 11:00am: schedule.sxsw.com/2019/events/PP88534 and “Tea with Queen and J.” Live at 12:30pm: schedule.sxsw.com/2019/events/PP102955
Other Black centered events at SXSW
3/12 Rebel & Rest: www.rosarebellion.com/sxsw-2019
3/16 Blossom & Sol Culture and Natural Hair Festival: www.blossomandsolnaturalhairfestival.com
3/16 CareFreeBlackGirl Cookout @ SXSW: www.carefreeblackgirlsxsw.splashthat.com
PAY BLACK WOMEN
Learn more about activist Monica Roberts and help her continue to be Black trans voice in media
NOTES & EXTRA TEA
Listen to Monica Roberts interview on Marsha’s Plate podcast “#71 Houston Rodeo Edition: Monica Roberts the Trans Griot”: Danella-xuc – 71-houston-rodeo-edition-monica-roberts-the-transgriot
This week’s closing clip features Rep. Rashida Tlaib confronting Rep. Mark Meadows during the House Oversight Committee hearing of Michael Cohen. Read John Blake’s analysis and watch the clip: www.cnn.com/2019/02/28/us/cohen…is-blake/index.html
This episode was created, hosted & produced by Janicia & Naima with editorial support by Sam Riddell
Libations to our friend’s Domingo, Tokunbo, and D. Sindayiganza who help keep this show running by paying and supporting Black women.
Libations to Ohene Cornelius for our show intro, keep up with him at ohenecornelius.com
Libations to T.Flint for our News That's Not News intro! Find him at www.tflintvoiceovers.com/