Season 1 Best Of: The Issues We Face
In this episode Brittany and Kelly Jeanine recap topics from season 1 including immigration, domestic violence and politics. **Help make us better! Fill out our listener survey: https://survey.feedbackly.com/surveys/G3qidYrjW This episode references: http://blher.buzzsprout.com/183177/765036-the-s-word http://blher.buzzsprout.com/183177/753254-the-25 http://blher.buzzsprout.com/183177/742628-america-and-the-immigrant Season 2 kicks off next week! www.blher.com
Best of Religion & Black Women
This episode is a recap moments of season 1 that touch on how religion impacts black women and women of color. We'll dive into patriarchy, gender roles and purity culture. This episode draws from: - Feminism and Faith:http://blher.buzzsprout.com/183177/735436-feminism-and-faith - Pure: http://blher.buzzsprout.com/183177/782375-pure www.blher.com
An Ode to Self Care
In the final episode of Season One, Kelly and Brittany discuss the importance of self care and remaining positive in our crazy world.
A Black Woman Can
In this episode, Brittany and Kelly celebrate the success of black women and discuss the obstacles that many black women experience on their journey to success. This one 's for us. RESOURCES Dovey Johnson Roundtree, Barrier breaking Lawyer dies at 104 https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/21/obituaries/dovey-johnson-roundtree-dead.html Black Women in the Civil Rights Movement http://cds.library.brown.edu/projects/FreedomNow/tiffany_joseph_thesis.html Stacy Abrams, Candidate for Georgia Governor...
In episode 9 Brittany and Kelly Jeanine discuss purity culture and how it negatively impacts women of color. This episode covers the history of purity culture as it relates to racism,modesty and rape culture. www.Blher.com RESOURCES Eloquent Rage by Brittney Cooper Book: Jezebel Unhinged: Loosing the Black Female Body in Religion and Culture https://jasminelholmes.com/purity-culture-black-women/ http://givemesexjesus.com/ http://www.ezerrising.com/lets-do-better-than-purity-culture/...
Colorism: It be ya own
In this episode Brittany and Kelly explore the topic of colorism. They discuss its roots, personal experiences, and obstacles in addressing the issue.
Let’s Blame Millennials!
Everyone is blaming Millennials and Kelly & Brittany want to talk about it. In this episode they discuss the generational divides and realities for Millennials.
How To Be An Ally
In this week's episode Kelly and Brittany talk about how to be an ally for the communities and people you want to serve. They discuss advocacy and all the nuances that accompany it.
In this episode Brittany and Kelly discuss the impacts of Domestic Violence on society. They explore its implications in media, communities of color, and other areas of life. WARNING: This episode is heavy.
In this episode Kelly and I discuss microaggressions, hypervisibility, imposter syndrome, and all the things that follow women/POC./underrepresented groups into the workplace.
America and The Immigrant
In this episode Kelly and Brittany have an in depth discussion on Immigration. As U.S. media is currently highlighting the highs and lows of the Trump Administration's approach to immigration, the hosts of Blher decide to explore the history of immigration in the U.S. and share their opinions and perspectives on things misunderstood, action steps, and its particular relevance in minority communities.
Feminism and Faith
In this episode hosts Brittany and Kelly Jeanine discuss feminism and religion. They take an honest look at church in the black community, gender roles, and other issues in an effort to explore the implications of modern day feminism in the lives of Christian women.