Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up!
On this episode… Are you in the sunken place? Are you your own tether? We talk about how to regain your authentic Black voice after code switching. Also can you be Black, from uptown, listen to Killa Cam and be anti-fur? How to mind your business during Ramadan, then #payBlackwomen, and supporting Black creatives out loud.
This week’s hot list: Safaree and NYC fur protests, Black greek life & transphobia, that Zeta statement, code switching, sports & pregnancy, Nike, sponsorships, healthcare & maternity leave, Alysia Montaño, cultural competency during Ramadan, creatives supporting creatives, struggle as a woman’s virtue instead of a very obvious tool & result of muh fuggin oppression, and mad other ish!
“Hello My Name Is” by Rasheed Hamid available on Amazon: www.amazon.com/Hello-My-Name-Ras…+ras&sr=8-1-fkmr0
EMAIL & SPONSOR INQUIRIES
JOIN US for our 4th annual Juneteenth Afterwork Kickback! Wednesday, June 19th from 6-10pm at VON, FREE.99 with RSVP: juneteenthkb.eventbrite.com
JOIN Ms.Vixen at CareFreeBlackGirl Cookout again this year! Queen will be hosting affirmation and intention setting workshops, helping folks get their Bad bitch energy up! June 15th, 2-7pm @ Herbert Von King Park, Brooklyn, NY. FREE RSVP: www.msvixenmag.com/2019/05/ms-vixe…rk-cookout.html
PAY BLACK WOMEN
Check out The House of Kaluuah for “excessively gaudy, fashionably exciting” earings, shades, and herbal mixes!: houseofkaluaah.bigcartel.com/products?page=1
NOTES & EXTRA TEA
Listen to We Gotta Have It! Where we reviewed season one of the Netflix series “She’s Gotta Have It” : soundcloud.com/tea-with-queen-and-j/sets/we-gotta-have-it-teawithqj
This week’s closing clip is a public announcement from Cardi B.: www.instagram.com/p/Bxp27mxnbK0/?i…hid=od90miouydey
This episode of Tea with Queen and J. 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/