Minority Korner

Are you easily confused by terms like cultural appropriation, cisgender, toxic masculinity, twunk, queer, black girl magic, and woke? Or maybe you’re tired of explaining terms like these and you need a community that gets you! Welcome to Minority Korner, where we take an introspective look at the world. through an intersectional lens. I’m James: a queer, political, comedian, self proclaimed, sexy blerd (that’s Black Nerd) and each week I’m joined in the korner by another fabulous minority where we tackle pop culture, the news, media, and history all with a little self care, and self love sprinkled throughout! It’s time to Learn, Laugh, and Play, right here at Minority Korner- because together: we’re the majority!

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episode 187: The Aloha Experience (Close the Camps, Racist Anthropology, Drop Dead Gorgeous)


James went to a party and some said some rancid stuff that might include a taboo word during Taboo. We're also talking about the new Little Mermaid with excitement. Also Bette Midler needs to learn how to read a room especially at World Pride. James is tackling how we can do our part to help close the detention centers, actually let's call them what they really are: concentration camps. Nnekay is talking about how anthropology needs to be reexamined because it is alllll mixed up with racism and bias.    Links: https://daily.jstor.org/anthropologists-hid-african-same-sex-relationships/ https://www.google.com/amp/s/timeline.com/amp/p/7a45289071cf https://undark.org/article/nubia-sudan-amara-west-archaeology/   What You Can You Do to Close the Camps- from Yopp Voice https://bit.ly/2G8Q1V1  (Bookmark & Share)
Texas Tribune’s list of Orgs to help immigrant children separated from their families: https://bit.ly/2YhWLqC   
Find  your Gov. Officials to contact:  https://www.usa.gov/local-governments
ICE using Solitary confinement for LGBTQ+ - https://bit.ly/30wgNhE 
Follow @Lights4Liberty- to find out about demonstrations and protests in your area. 
Know Your Rights: helpful videos for undocumented workers via the ACLU: https://bit.ly/2GU56ZB (Share)     


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 2019-07-12  1h12m