This week, I was lucky enough to talk with the very talented Jasmine Pope of J Pope and Funk Friday. She shared with me some of her work, her music and of course her thoughts about race! Be sure to check out her music and support!
The one where you get to know me a little better.
This week's episode we talk about names, the struggles of black women, and gentrification. It's a good one!
Here are the links I mentioned in today's show.
A discussion about building a black community
If were constantly being encouraged to pick, which would you choose?
Check out the move Dark Girls, to learn about how colorism affects black women.
An in-depth article about the Paper Bag Test
This week we chat with Arcenio de Leon, who was born in the Dominican Republic and moved here a short six years ago. He’s struggled with the identity often given to him by others.