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#ChurchHurt and the Lies Adults tell Us

#ChurchHurt and the Lies Adults tell Us

 
 
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In Episode 26, we talk about #ChurchHurt, the controversy surrounding Leandria Johnson and the hypocrisy of the church; The children being separated from their families at the border, white people calling the police on black people for just existing, and Janet Mock’s written and directed episode of Pose on FX. Grow the Community If you […]

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Mid Summer Update

Mid Summer Update

 
 
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In Episode 25, we’ve been on vacation but really we’re all working hard. June was Pride month, and we take this hour to reflect on that. It’s just Marymartha and Johnathan in the drivers seats, but we are yet here! Grow the Community If you believe in the work we are doing here and want […]

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Colorism in the Queer Asian Community

Colorism in the Queer Asian Community

 
 
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On episode 24, we are celebrating Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This week Johnathan is joined by Sen, Binh, and Priya. They discuss issues of colorism, white supremacy, and privilege in Queer Asian every day life, interactions and dating. Check out some of the organizations mentioned in this episode GAPIMNY SALGA NYC The Gaysian Diaries […]

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Navigating Life as a Queer Asian

Navigating Life as a Queer Asian

 
 
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On episode 23, we are celebrating Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This week Johnathan is joined by Patrik Liin, Dilys, and Karim. They discuss a few news items, Han privilege, Desi people, Crazy Rich Asians, and navigating life as a Queer Asian (Quasian).   Grow the Community If you believe in the work we are […]

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Gay Latino Caucus of NYC

Gay Latino Caucus of NYC

 
 
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On episode 22, Carlos and Jo Lee welcome Emerson (@emersonsoto1) and Sam (@sdgram88) from the Gay Latino Caucus! You may remember hearing about the GLC on a previous episode when Carlos recounted an important lesson: Go third! Producer Pedro also jumps in on the conversation. The Gay Latino Caucus is a social group working to identify […]

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An Afternoon with Todrick Hall

An Afternoon with Todrick Hall

 
 
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In episode 21 we had a chance to sit down with Todrick Hall during his NYC stop on his Forbidden tour. In light of his recent video “Not Black Enough”, I wanted to address some of the issues that many in the black and brown communities have criticized Hall for over the past eight to […]

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Queer Gamers Unite! Building the Confidence to take down Trolls

Queer Gamers Unite! Building the Confidence to take down Trolls

 
 
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In episode 20 we discuss our time at PAX East and then we share with you, our panel Queer Gamers Unite!: Building Confidence to take on Trolls! This was an important milestone in our journey! Upon starting This QPOC Life, we said that we wanted to have our first live show in 2018. We named […]

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Black to the Future

Black to the Future

 
 
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In episode 19 we take a look back at some of our favorite moments of This QPOC Life, we give our advice as content creators, and Johnathan has a one on one interview with the person that started it all for him with regard to podcasting: Random J. This episode also opens with one of […]

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A Good Friday, Indeed

A Good Friday, Indeed

 
 
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In episode 18 we discuss Christians in customer service, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10 episode 2 and, in preparation for our appearance at Pax East 2018, our video game journeys. This episode also opens with one of Jo Lee’s Jamuary tracks! You can listen to them on SoundCloud. Grow the Community If you believe in […]

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It’s Been 84 Years!

It’s Been 84 Years!

 
 
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In episode 17 we come back from our 84 year break. It has been busy, y’all and we need to catch up. We chat about our hectic lives which include concerts with the PAO, TV appearances, and Demi Lovato. Oh, and guess what. Johnathan has had his coming to Jesus/Ru moment. We discuss the RPDR […]

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