In this week’s episode, we discuss Eve’s criticism of Nicki Minaj’s Paper Magazine cover with the help of Cardi B’s definition of feminism, Joseline Hernandez’ Cardi B dis track as well as Grazia UK’s editing of black hair for their cover. In our second segment we talk the problematic type of diversity and inclusion practiced by the Gay Times and Alexandra Shulman. And we end with the things we’re looking forward to. Tune in!
In this week’s podcast we talk the historic December 2017 issue of British Vogue, which is the first under their new editor-in-chief, Edward Enninful, as well as Lena Waithe gracing the cover of OUT magazine for their OUT 100 list. In our second segment we discuss all the firsts won in this week’s US elections. And we end with the things we’re excited about.
In this week’s episode we talk Justin Timberlake being announced as the lead performer for the next Superbowl Halftime Show and Hazel-E’s homophobic and colorist rant that left her without job. In the second segment Denise is in conversation with Mikael Owunna, the photographer behind the Limit(less) Documentary Project. And we end with the things making us happy.
In this week’s episode we discuss Tarana Burke, Alyssa Milano and the movement behind #metoo. In our second segment we talk the race of Blackness, Wacka Flocka’s decision to disown his Blackness and the present-day situation that, to a certain extent, allows for many different iterations of Blackness. We end with the things that we’re excited about. Tune in!
In this week’s episode we highlight some of the amazing talks that we heard at the 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe one-day symposium that took place on October 7th 2017 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In the second segment Denise is in conversation with activists leading the We Reclaim Our Pride movement in the Netherlands. And as always we end with the things making us happy. Tune in!
In this week’s episode we delve into the online discussions and criticisms of the most recent episode of Insecure, “Hella Blows”, and we touch on just a few of the interesting moments at this year’s VMAs. In our second segment we challenge the supposed historic fight in discussing one fighter’s public display of white supremacy and the other’s history of intimate partner violence. And we end with the things that we’re excited about. Listen in!
In this week’s podcast we gush over the 2017 awards presentation of Black Girls Rock! and the acceptance speeches of some of our favorite people from Issa Rae and Solange to Rep. Maxine Waters. In the second segment CC sits down to talk to Black queer artist and activist Imani Robinson. And as always we end with the things we’re excited about. Tune in!
In this week’s episode we discuss the tweets heard round the world “banning” transgender people from serving in any capacity in the US military. In our second segment CC weighs in on the subject of cultural appropriation of African culture at events like AFROPUNK with vendors in London. And the last segment is dedicated to the things we’re excited about. Tune in!
In this week’s podcast we discuss the revelation that Jada Pinkett Smith dealt drugs, Usher’s lawsuit and deceitful behavior, as well as R. Kelly’s so-called cult of women. In the second segment, Chantel C sits down with activist Raquel Willis. And we end with the things we’re excited about and looking forward to. Listen in!
In this week’s podcast we discuss how wearing locs to a KKK rally isn’t actually an oxymoron, the ignorance of wearing latex gloves when interacting with children in an orphanage as Miss South Africa did, and the racism behind the Dutch AirBnB host who threw a Black woman down a flight of stairs. In our second segment Chantel C speaks with South African visual activist Zanele Muholi about her solo exhibition “Hail, the Dark Lioness” at Autograph ABP in London. And we end with the things that we’re excited about. Have a listen!