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Queen and J. are two funny womanist race nerds from the Bronx talking liberation, politics and pop culture over tea! Dismantling white supremacist patriarchal capitalism one episode at a time. New episode drops every Tuesday! Drink up!

Queen and J. are two funny womanist race nerds from the Bronx talking liberation, politics and pop culture over tea! Dismantling white supremacist patriarchal capitalism one episode at a time. New episode drops every Tuesday! Drink up!

Location:

United States

Description:

Queen and J. are two funny womanist race nerds from the Bronx talking liberation, politics and pop culture over tea! Dismantling white supremacist patriarchal capitalism one episode at a time. New episode drops every Tuesday! Drink up!

Twitter:

@teawithqj

Language:

English


Episodes

#258 She's Biracial

6/30/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… What the fuck is restorative justice yo? We talk about how messy revolution can be, the nuances of Black identity, biracial identity and who gets to have Blackjoy, Then we get into the too toxic for TV gender exclusive relationship between Black men and women This week’s hotlist - Transformative and Restorative justice is something we’re all learning. Revolutions ain’t...

Duration:01:55:09

#257 White Supremacy Is Not A Conspiracy Theory

6/23/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Fireworks are going off non-stop in Black and brown communities around the country, why is it happening and who’s behind it? We also Pay Black women, and explore what happens to a holiday like Juneteenth when everybody and they mama start celebrating This week’s hotlist - the Beyoncé’s of Juneteenth, Juneteenth is happening in Mexico, Afro Latinx erasure in Mexico,...

Duration:01:42:26

#256 You About To Lose Yo Job

6/17/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Black Trans Lives Matter, the ancestors and the groundwork they laid that led us to exposing racists on twitter and getting them fired (so delicious), voter suppression, and being in ear shot of white folks at work and why today is good day to go to HR This week’s hotlist - Black transphobia and Black liberation, Black trans ancestors too, celebrate white failure, pay...

Duration:01:41:44

#255 The Black Pander

6/9/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Sh*t is still on fire but we pour libations for the things giving us Black joy. Then pandering white folks, Black folks and conditional solidarity that excludes Black trans folks, and Terry Crews keeps throwing Black people under the bus wtf... This week’s hotlist - Black Trans Lives Matter, supportive friends during quarantino, Black people laughing, graphic design will...

Duration:01:52:31

#254 The Illusion of Freedom

6/3/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… The country is on fire, celebrities are talking out of turn instead of turning to their local organizers, ni**as is moving to Ghana, white protesters are centering themselves, and we are not ok This week’s hotlist - Support protestors, Insecure gave us love, Queering The Curve, support a bailout fund, sharing on social with caution, opting in vs being accosted by news,...

Duration:01:50:24

#253 Who All Voting?

5/26/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… What do you do with your vote in a sh!tty election? Does Lana Del Rey mean “white womanhood” in Spanish? And COVID-19’s effect on the Indigenous communities that many of us forget This week’s hotlist - Pets are great, Bounty Killer verzuz Beenie Man, melodic hate speech, fvck them jobs, protect your space, listen to The Black Guy Who Tips, go to the doctor, natural hair...

Duration:01:46:21

#252 Malcolm X Was Muslim

5/19/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… What does Black Muslim erasure look like when it comes from other Black people? And people BEEN lying on social media, but are we lying less, now that the rona got us reflecting on life? This week’s hotlist - Stay home still! White people need to do the work, Ahmad Arbery, allies vs co-conspirators, mindless entertainment, hoteps out of context, quarantine pets, Black...

Duration:01:36:51

#251 Domestic Terrorism

5/12/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… White supremacist domestic terrorism is showing it’s whole entire ass. We also revisit Dennis Rodman’s wedding dress, and wonder if celebrities are social distancing like at all? This week’s hotlist - Are you still social distancing? Rob the botanist, Girl trek with Nikki Giovanni & Angela Davis, #DaughtersOf, shelter in place is not “lockdown”, #TheLastDance, Dennis...

Duration:01:41:50

#250 Model Minority

5/6/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… We get into the stereotype of Asians as the “model minority”, what it means to the white supremacist power structure that created it vs. what it means to Black folks like us. Then after the break a content warning for discussions of sexual assault as we talk about your rapey friends, coersion and the tragic ways men respond to allegations on the timeline. Sexual assault...

Duration:01:42:57

#249 #BlackAF

4/28/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… is the new Netflix series #blackAF a brown paper bag test? And can we be colorist while critiquing colorism? The film United Skates documents a Black history that we forgot we remembered. Social distancing is affecting disabled folks in ways that not enough of us are talking about. And white people white peopling during the pandemic This week’s hotlist - quarantine at...

Duration:01:33:58

#248 Throw In The Tile

4/21/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… the internet is full of Black ass comedy! We get into who’s making us laugh (Teddy Riley), some of the politics behind your decorative face mask, and music vs. gender... This week’s hotlist - Are you sleeping tho? Be a good neighbor, shop teasbyg.com, don’t forget the introverts, we’re still on our Netflix watch party shit, avoid Soul Plane at all costs, spit talkers are...

Duration:01:14:35

#247 Hand Sani, Toilet Paper, and Guns

4/14/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Groceries, cleaning supplies and guns are on quarantine shopping lists across the country (fvck is up with that)? We try to date without dying, and wonder if the global pandem is making white folks more racisty or if this is just their time to shine... This week’s hotlist - Essential workers are out here keeping this sh!t afloat, wash your ass during quarantino, family...

Duration:01:16:14

#246 That Rona is Wild Racist

4/8/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Coronavirus is wild racist! How does race come into play with that rona? Meanwhile the Supreme Court is low key out here fvcking with discrimination law. And is this a good time to shed mediocre friendships? Or does the global pandem have us too shook This week’s hotlist - Getchu a zoom therapist, watch Maumoudou Athie in “Uncorked” and “Oh Jerome, No”, bounce in thine...

Duration:01:22:24

#245 Maybe Just Log Off

3/31/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… We explore Black ass stripper culture, the government says fuck your rights and puts affirmative action on pause, and while some celebrities are DJing us through that rona others are using social media to get on whatever nerves we have left. This week’s hotlist - Street harassment through a face mask, tip your instagram DJ, “This One’s For The Ladies” and “Shakedown”...

Duration:01:14:04

#244 Stay The F*ck Home

3/25/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… We find other ways to connect with one another during that Rona, voter suppression stays too legit to quit, and tell your parents and your church aunty to stay the fvck home! This week’s hotlist - Crystal Mason and voter suppression, get into that Netflix party app, #neverforget YouTube, grooming during dat rona, affirmations will still pop during dat quarantine, Harvey...

Duration:01:25:29

#243 Crisis, But Make It Community

3/17/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Coronavirus got people shook! And with good reason. We navigate social media in a pandemic, voting in an era of social distance, what congress is doing about your job, and how we’re all getting through that rona! This week’s hotlist - STAY CALM BUT TAKE IT SERIOUS, information vs. panic, crisis but make it community minded, stop hoarding sh!t, breaking toxic habits in the...

Duration:01:09:19

#242 The Coronas

3/10/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… The coronavirus is wilding, we get down to the facts and foolishness, prioritize hiring Black women, and do a quick recap of our weekend at podfest. This week’s hotlist - building community in white spaces, the rona, don’t “lady” us to death, price gouging, health crisis & capitalism, complaining about racist service while never hiring Black folks, coronavirus symptoms &...

Duration:01:22:40

#241 Angry Black Women

3/3/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… We got some good old bi-phobia, an anti-Black call center, Detroit out here trying to get their houseless numbers up, and being positive does not mean being passive, you can be Black and proud and still embrace conflict, yes I fucking said it. This week’s hotlist - Drunk Black History, The Reset podcast, #LoveIsBlind, angry, brazy, unhinged and Black (lean in to that...

Duration:01:30:34

#240 Keep Emmett Till's Name Out Yo Mouf

2/25/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… Before sh!t gets super serious Black twitter investigates your favorite Black man’s white girlfriend, then after the break we discuss grieving complicated flawed celebrities aka humans, and get into that snoop vs. gayle fiasco. Quick content warning, after our mid-episode commercial break we will be discussing rape, rape culture, sexual assault, we will NOT be discussing...

Duration:01:43:42

In Those Genes

2/18/2020
Queen & J. are two womanist race nerds talking liberation, politics, and pop-culture over tea. Drink up! On this episode… We're off this week, but we didn't forget about you! If you're not already familiar, we want to put you on to our favorite new Black ass genetics podcast "In Those Genes" hosted by Dr. Janina Jeff. This hip-hop inspired podcast uses genetics to uncover the lost identities of African descended Americans through the lens of Black culture. EVENTS NYC - Join Tea with Queen...

Duration:00:40:29