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A smart & funny weekly audio series about sex, love, and dating from 4 queer Black feminist 20 somethings living in NYC.

Inner Hoe Uprising Inner Hoe Uprising

    • Sexuality
    • 4.9, 662 Ratings

A smart & funny weekly audio series about sex, love, and dating from 4 queer Black feminist 20 somethings living in NYC.

    26: Dismantle Your Fat Phobia Right Thee F*ck Now!

    26: Dismantle Your Fat Phobia Right Thee F*ck Now!

    It’s summer body season! But what does that really mean? We’re talking all about insecurity. And we’re touching on topics like Body Dysmorphia along the way. PLUS, the racial origins of fat phobia, why clothing is political, An update on Chrystul Kizer, and the never ending struggle to chill thee f**k out. 

    IHU WILL BE ON BREAK UNTIL AUGUST 2020. PLEASE DELIGHT IN OUR 200+ EPISODE BODY OF WORK UNTIL WE RETURN. 

    Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/smeEjYlc_90

    Bae of the Week: Jari Jones

    F**k That (Currents Events): An Update on Chrystul Kizer, the Black 19-year-old survivor of sexual violence currently facing criminal prosecution for actions taken in self-defense against her abuser and trafficker. 

    F**k It (Topic of the Day): 

    A deep dive into insecurities, causes, and how to cope. 

    Topics include: Imposter Syndrome, Stereotype Threat, Disability, Gender Dysphoria, BDD (Body Dysmorphic Disorder), Fat phobia, Eating Disorder

    F**k Me (Our Lives):

    Akua: Low Self esteem, low self concept & body image issue Insecurities being trigged by shelter in place. The journey to replacing weight loss goals with wellness goals

    Sam: A quick review & recap of “Fearing The Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia” by Sabrina Strings

    Rob: The quest to chill thee f out

    Love & Light to our Hoes of the Week!

    Hoe(s) of the Week: Whitney T (Houston), Nina L (Nina Sky and/or Move Ya Body Girl), Christi L (Progressive Sandwich), Molly S (The Librarian), Sophia B (Sophie), and AE DVM

    HASHTAGS

    Use #InnerHoeUprising and #Podin to keep up with this conversation on social media and let others know that you are listening. 

    RELEVANT LINKS AND NOTES

    Some of Sam's Fav Pods: https://www.instagram.com/p/B5ss17BlRcd/ (https://www.youtube.com/redirect?q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.instagram.com%2Fp%2FB5ss17BlRcd%2F&event=video_description&v=smeEjYlc_90&redir_token=QUFFLUhqblBSMmtkaWxuVGhSWUg1MG5lQlNLTU5yVWJld3xBQ3Jtc0trOXl5bzB6QTNZc0wxVU5tTWpzc3JUUFpZTm04dGMtNHhMc2FkWURmdVBxcWpGVzV0aHhZSUkxc0tURmFEaGYwUW5qWHdhaWRPLWtfMkhpbTYzak1Tc3lhX2VOaDk3M2VkTTlHTFUyQ2RmTzdGLU9PYw%3D%3D) (swipe on slide over)

    Jari Jones' Socials: Twitter - @IAmJariJones Instagram - @iamjarijones

    IHU Segment on Chrystul Kizer: Apple: https://apple.co/30msFUN

    Soundcloud: https://bit.ly/2RhI4lh

    Chrystul Kizers Healing Fund: https://fundrazr.com/81gAq7?ref=ab_3XUb1hJXGO13XUb1hJXGO1

    Contact Kenosha County DA Michael Gravely: Email: Michael.Graveley@da.wi.gov Call: (262) 653-2400

    Black and Pink Milwaukee's PO Box: PO Box 12244 Milwaukee, WI 53212

    Why Imposter Syndrome Is Worse for Women of Color (Article): https://zora.medium.com/why-imposter-syndrome-is-worse-for-women-of-color-3bcf37335405

    Office of Women’s Health:  1-800-994-9662

    WEBSITE
     InnerHoeUprising.com

    PAY A HOE
     http://Paypal.me/innerhoe

    https://www.patreon.com/InnerHoeUprising 

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    SPEAKING GIGS

    Wanna pay us to VIRTUALLY speak at your school or conference about sex positivity, black feminism, or the other kinds of topics we discuss on this show?  We’d love to! To book us, send us a line to ihupodcast@gmail.com 

    MUSIC

    Love and light to the artists who have lent their music to the pod!  Our opening is a remix of “Queen S%!T” by SheReal (https://soundcloud.com/shereal/04-queen-s-t-produced-by) We also play “Party on the Weekend" by King Kam X DVRKAMBR, “Keeping it Cool Witchu” by Chhoti Maa, "Chandelier" Dramangar and “Yeah Yeah” wavghxst (https://twitter.com/wavghxst)

    ENGINEERING AND EDITING BY 

    Socially Distant Summer Baby Sam

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Join our Facebook Group! “Inner Hoe Uprising CUMmunity” https://bit.ly/2NfFH3A

    Inner Hoe Uprising| IG: @InnerHoeUprising | Twitter: @InnerHoeUprisin
     Akua | IG & Twitter: @heyyakuagirl 

    Rebecca| IG @thedarkestimeline | Twitter: @e

    • 1 hr 18 min
    25: Introducing Imani State of Mind

    25: Introducing Imani State of Mind

    Imani State of Mind is a new podcast from Stitcher that demystifies mental health and wellness in an accessible and approachable way. Dr. Imani Walker (Bravo’s Married to Medicine) equips listeners with the right language and tools to normalize this stigmatized topic, in addition to finding laughter and light in navigating these struggles. Listen now in your favorite podcast app!

    • 7 min
    24: Ya Don’t Gotta Got to College to Get More Knowledge

    24: Ya Don’t Gotta Got to College to Get More Knowledge

    The hoes chat about the racial impacts of climate change on Black birthing people, power play inside and outside the bedroom, how to date and practice self love when you’re Black in a sea of whiteness, some self care tips on how to further your education, PLUS a review of Disclosure, A new Netflix doc all about  transgender depictions in film and television.

    Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/RUSK1zrMd6E

    Self Care Tip:  Educate yourself. Akua offers some tips on how to use continuous learning as a form of self care. 

    F**k That (Currents Events): Akua explains a new study review that has found that Black birthing people and their unborn children are at a heightened risk of harm due to climate change. 

    A$$ Media: Sam gives a review of Laverne Cox & Sam Feder’s new Netflix documentary, Disclosure, all about trans representation in Hollywood. Plus a bit on voyeurism and courting culture. 

    F**k Me (Our Lives):

    Akua: Akua has learned that all therapists are Doms, is exploring what power play means one very day life, and has been loving Netflix’s Dating Around 

    F**k You (Your Lives):  A listener asks, how do I get comfortable in my own body and deal will feeling unattractive as a young Black woman in an all white space. Plus a discussion on body worship, masturbation, finding community and questioning internalized slut shaming.  

    Love & Light to our Hoes of the Week!

    Michaela F (Willy), Stace (Stacia P), Marlee C (Sly), C Ring (C*ck Ring), Alyse U (All Eyes). Naomi M (Ayeeee Macarena) plus, Apple Reviewers SacredShame and TheDogWalk

    HASHTAGS

    Use #InnerHoeUprising and #Podin to keep up with this conversation on social media and let others know that you are listening. 

    RELEVANT LINKS AND NOTES

    Rob, on being Agender on IHU ep “54 Genders or None”: SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/2nKKsBx

    Apple: http://apple.co/2n0TUjS

    Follow Honestly Nae on Instagram! https://www.instagram.com/p/CBgxkU0Jx-K/

    IHU ep with 24/7 Slave Veronica Yahns, “Did You Have to Ask Your Master to Be on This Podcast”: Apple: https://apple.co/2lBbK0x Soundcloud: https://bit.ly/2klUKev

    WEBSITE
     InnerHoeUprising.com

    PAY A HOE
     http://Paypal.me/innerhoe

    https://www.patreon.com/InnerHoeUprising 

    WRITE IN EMAIL

    ihupodcast@gmail.com (mailto:ihupodcast@gmail.com)

    CALL IN VOICE MAIL

    (404) 491-9158

    SPEAKING GIGS

    Wanna pay us to VIRTUALLY speak at your school or conference about sex positivity, black feminism, or the other kinds of topics we discuss on this show?  We’d love to! To book us, send us a line to ihupodcast@gmail.com 

    MUSIC

    Love and light to the artists who have lent their music to the pod!  Our opening is a remix of “Queen S%!T” by SheReal (https://soundcloud.com/shereal/04-queen-s-t-produced-by) We also play “Party on the Weekend" by King Kam X DVRKAMBR, “Keeping it Cool Witchu” by Chhoti Maa, "Chandelier" Dramangar and “Yeah Yeah” wavghxst (https://twitter.com/wavghxst)

    ENGINEERING AND EDITING BY 

    Sam

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Join our Facebook Group! “Inner Hoe Uprising CUMmunity” https://bit.ly/2NfFH3A

    Inner Hoe Uprising| IG: @InnerHoeUprising | Twitter: @InnerHoeUprisin
     Akua | IG & Twitter: @heyyakuagirl 

    Sam | IG & Twitter: @slamridd  Travel IG: @carmensamdiego

     #black #woman #sex #feminist #womanist #Comedy #raunchy #queer #pride #quiltbang #sexuality #lgbtq #lgbt #funny #agender #transgender #nonmonagamy #feminism #intersectionalfeminism #kink #porn #BDSM #dating #love #relationships #blackwomen #blackpeople #podcast #sexualwellness #sexualhealth

    • 1 hr 24 min
    23: Hypersexuality: Fact, Fiction & Fodder

    23: Hypersexuality: Fact, Fiction & Fodder

    The hoes chat are celebrating recent wins in the Black Trans community and shouting out the folks who made them possible, doing a deep dive on the concept of hypersexuality, talking about normalizing consent and boundaries in casual dating, saying no to dating people we don’t vibe with, PLUS a review of season 2 of the Netflix series Dating Around. 

    Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/bPGG37t00tA

    Bae of the Week: The folks who planned the Brooklyn Liberation March for Black Trans lives, those behind the Actions for Solidarity: #BlackTransLivesMatter resource guide, plus Aimee Stephens, Chase Strangio, and Black and Brown the folks who made the Title XII SCOTUS ruling possible. 

    F**k It (Topic of the Day): Rob does a deep dive into hypersexuality. What is it, what are some causes, what are some myths, and how hyper sexuality has been used as context-less Twitter fodder as of late.

    A$$ Media (Content Reviews): Sam Review’s Netflix’s Dating Around

    F**k Me (Our Lives): Rob talks about their time weaning off of anti-anxiety meds and their new journey in not forcing partnerships that don’t fit. 

    Love & Light to our Hoes of the Week!

    Hoe(s) of the Week: Tell All (Shaun R), Krvgn (Krv Gotti)

    Annika M (?), Kelsey (Kels), Sade P (Sweetest Taboo), Art Trash and Treasures, Ash G(Gotta catch em all), Sooz (Susan L), Summer (Summer B), Sid M (Ice Age), Kaya (My Neck My Back), Dre J (They Forgot About Dre), Double D (Eddy), Marble (Dimitri), Cali R(Road Trippin), Monica (Seles), Albie (Al B. Sure!), Stacia (Stay-s), & JoopJoop (JoopJoop) 

    HASHTAGS

    Use #InnerHoeUprising and #Podin to keep up with this conversation on social media and let others know that you are listening. 

    CONTENT WARNING(S)

    Mentions of violence against trans ppl 00:11:44 - 13:00 

    RELEVANT LINKS AND NOTES

    IHU ep Black Sex Workers Lives Matter: Apple (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/inner-hoe-uprising/id1057045285?mt=2) : https://apple.co/3hcRZEJ Youtube: https://youtu.be/VrGfl_WIGF8

    Raquel Willis on IHU “Trans Heroines” Sound Cloud: http://bit.ly/2uaB01m Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2DJ5043

    Brooklyn Liberation: An Action For Trans Lives: https://www.brooklynliberation.com/ 

    Actions for Solidarity: #BlackTransLivesMatter Resource Guide: ActForBlackTransLives.org

    Marshas Plate on Aimee Stephens: https://soundcloud.com/danella-xuc/134-are-we-still-whoopin

    Bag Ladies Undoing Anti Blackness Workshop: https://twitter.com/Bag_Ladiez/status/1271812134259884032

    TWQJs Juneteenth Kickback: https://bit.ly/37FgPJ4

     

    IHU ep You’re Addicted to Love:  Apple (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/inner-hoe-uprising/id1057045285?mt=2) : https://apple.co/3cKb66q Youtube: https://youtu.be/-F3r-dDfXVQ

    Sam on How’d U Meet Talking about Dating Around Season 1: https://soundcloud.com/howdumeet/the-dating-around-episode-netflix

    Justice For Toyin: What We Know About Oluwatoyin Salau’s Alleged Assault & Death: https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/06/9864395/oluwatoyin-toyin-salau-death-body-found-tallahassee-twitter

    WEBSITE
     InnerHoeUprising.com

    PAY A HOE
     http://Paypal.me/innerhoe

    https://www.patreon.com/InnerHoeUprising 

    WRITE IN EMAIL

    ihupodcast@gmail.com (mailto:ihupodcast@gmail.com)

    CALL IN VOICE MAIL

    (404) 491-9158

    SPEAKING GIGS

    Wanna pay us to VIRTUALLY speak at your school or conference about sex positivity, black feminism, or the other kinds of topics we discuss on this show?  We’d love to! To book us, send us a line to ihupodcast@gmail.com 

    MUSIC

    Love and light to the artists who have lent their music to the pod!  Our opening is a remix of “Queen S%!T” by SheReal (https://soundcloud.com/shereal/04-queen-s-t-produced-by) We also play “Party on the Weekend" by King Kam X DVRKAMBR, “Keeping it Cool Witchu” by Chhoti Maa, "Chandelier" Dramangar and “Yeah Yeah” wavghxst (https://twitter.com/wavghxst)

    ENGIN

    • 1 hr 23 min
    22: Black Sex Worker's Lives Matter

    22: Black Sex Worker's Lives Matter

    The hoes talk about about love and Black joy in the midst of resistance, homophobic and transphobic hypocrisy, a breakdown of why the decriminalization of sex work is very much a part of the movement to defend Black lives, activist overload, plus we offer some advice for a first time threesome.

    Watch on YouTube:  https://youtu.be/VrGfl_WIGF8

    Our show notes and list resources that supplement this episode are a available in a google doc here: 

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WR-mIu5b2_oCVhJXGkxMurb-RcPrW1HY_tzToPI_f2k/edit

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Join our Facebook Group! “Inner Hoe Uprising CUMmunity” https://bit.ly/2NfFH3A

    Inner Hoe Uprising| IG: @InnerHoeUprising | Twitter: @InnerHoeUprisin

    Rebecca| IG @thedarkestimeline | Twitter: @existncrysis |Tumblr: @noneedtomakebeleive

    Sam | IG & Twitter: @slamridd  Travel IG: @carmensamdiego

     #black #woman #sex #feminist #womanist #Comedy #raunchy #queer #pride #quiltbang #sexuality #lgbtq #lgbt #funny #agender #transgender #nonmonagamy #feminism #intersectionalfeminism #blacklivesmater #porn #BDSM #dating #love #relationships #blackwomen #blackpeople #podcast #sexwork #sexualhealth

    • 1 hr 46 min
    21: The Movement for All Black Lives

    21: The Movement for All Black Lives

    Today’s episode is a REWIND of an episode hosted in 2016 by Sam and Shanika all about the importance of an intersectional feminist approach to revolution as well as the necessity of self care in times of resistance.

    The intro to this episode features Sam, reiterating the ways in which we must look at this moment as it pertains to all Black folks — because whether you’re aware or not All Black folks are suffering under an unjust policing and criminal justice system. Sam also gives out a list of orgs to donate to in order to support the varying intersections of Black folks, orgs to become involved with if you’ve been activated to do the work, and other tips, reminders, media and resources to keep in mind today and everyday. 

    *Note* The tittle of this episode is an episode title not to be conflated with the organization mentioned in this episode “The Movement For Black Lives” 

    Watch on this episode Youtube: https://youtu.be/wAxlSC7C38A
    Here's a Google Doc With all the resources mentioned in this episode: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1chECCCUOLyjJ4yr7GSBwMpVt2Y1UE6JL1fwlAENiedk/edit

    ORGS TO SUPPORT FINANCIALLY:

    Donate to folks on the Ground in Minnesota fighting for justice for George Floyd

    Black Visions Collective

    Learn more: https://www.blackvisionsmn.org/

    Donate: https://secure.everyaction.com/4omQDAR0oUiUagTu0EG-Ig2

    Support folks on the Ground in Louisville fighting for justice for Breonna Taylor

    Black Lives Matter Louisville

    Learn More: https://blackliveslouisville.org/ and https://www.instagram.com/blmlouisville/

    Donate: https://blackliveslouisville.org/stand-up-sundays/donate/

    Support folks on the Ground in Tallahassee fighting for justice for Tony McDade

    Tallahassee Community Action Committee

    Learn More: https://www.facebook.com/tallycac & https://www.instagram.com/tallycac/ & https://twitter.com/tallycac

    Donate: https://www.paypal.me/tallycac

    Support the Black Trans Travel Fund:

    Learn More: https://www.blacktranstravelfund.com/

    Donate: https://www.blacktranstravelfund.com/donate

    Support Black Trans Media: 

    Learn more & Donate: https://www.facebook.com/blacktransmedia/photos/a.263133917179512/1512705758888982/?type=3&theater or https://afgj.org/donate-fsp

    Support The Okra Project’s Mental Health Resource for Trans Folks 

    Learn More: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScFbCqnPzsY0pSi39i_AjsTpVZpqJ20IOlJoX37N5qOHqN6cA/viewform

    Donate: https://www.paypal.me/theokraproject

    Support Incarcerated Sex Workers: 

    SWOP Behind Bars

    Learn More: https://www.swopbehindbars.org/

    Donate: https://www.swopbehindbars.org/donate/

    Support Incarcerated Black Mamas and Caregivers.

    The National Bail Out collective

    Learn More: https://nationalbailout.org/black-mamas-bail-out/

    Donate: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/national-bail-out-1?amount=$100

    Support Incarcerated Survivors of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

    Survived & Punished 

    Learn More: https://www.survivedandpunishedny.org/

    Donate: https://www.survivedandpunishedny.org/mutual-aid/

    Support Black, queer and POC Disabled Artists

    Sins Invalid 

    Learn More: https://www.sinsinvalid.org/

    Donate: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/OTMxNQ

    Support the LGBT Freedom fund 

    Learn More: https://www.lgbtqfund.org/about-us

    Donate: https://www.lgbtqfund.org/donate-1

    Volunteer: https://www.lgbtqfund.org/volunteer

    ORGS TO GET ACTIVE WITH: 

    Black Youth Project: https://www.byp100.org/chapters

    The Movement for Black Lives: https://m4bl.org/

    Dream Defenders: https://dreamdefenders.org/squadds/

    Black Lives Matter: https://blacklivesmatter.com/chapters/ 

    Action STL: https://actionstl.org/

    Black Visions Collective: https://www.blackvisionsmn.org/

    The BlackOut Collective: https://blackoutcollective.org/

    OTHER RESOURCES: 

    The Movement for Black Lives National Week of Action Call: https://www.facebook.com/wat

    • 1 hr 48 min

Customer Reviews

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662 Ratings

662 Ratings

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