American as ABBA Pie (Mama Mia, Cher, Black Maternal Mortality Rates, Hoteps)

Episode 143

In Nnekay’s Korner- she tackles the national crisis of Black Maternal Mortality rates. What is happening to theses women and their babies! It’s incredibly important information for all of us and hopefully highlight some of the women taking action to help fix it. We round out the episode with James breaking down Hoteps, what they are and how they are detrimental.

Episode notes

Feeling inspired by Mama Mia: Here We Go Again, James tries out some new vocal impressions to the joy…? Chagrin… of Nnekay. Next up, the duo deconstruct HBO’s Insecure, the ups and down of all three seasons and where they think they the show should head towards. In Nnekay’s Korner- she tackles the national crisis of Black Maternal Mortality rates. What is happening to theses women and their babies! It’s incredibly important information for all of us and hopefully highlight some of the women taking action to help fix it. We round out the episode with James breaking down Hoteps, what they are and how they are detrimental. ALSO we got a BIG BIG MK Surprise!!!

Links!

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/11/magazine/black-mothers-babies-death-m…

https://www.cnn.com/2017/11/15/health/black-women-maternal-mortality/ind…

https://www.propublica.org/article/nothing-protects-black-women-from-dyi…

https://mic.com/articles/190906/sen-kamala-harris-introduces-bill-to-fig…

https://sistersong.nationbuilder.com/

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Stop on by Minority Korner, a new podcast, every Friday. We’ll visit neighborhood korners like: good ole race korner, the gender fun korner, sexy ass LGBTQIIALMNOP (there’s a lot of letters there) korner, pop culture korner, politics korner, nostalgia korner, all from the lens of these two crazy minorities. Learn. Laugh. Play… like Blue’s Clues! Only… more Black, gay, and lady like.

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