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The SafeWordSociety Podcast

The SafeWordSociety Podcast launched in 2017 by QTPOC visibility company, SafeWordSociety is heralded for archiving the authentic narratives of QTPOC as a social justice initiative for public broadcasting and social networks. The hosts, Kristen McCallum and Lamika Young, use interviews & discussions with thought leaders, influencers and community members to navigate the authenticity of their identity. Their mission is to create a safe space for versatility and self-definition while uplifting the stories of those that are too often muted.

Jul 25, 2017

Our latest guest, Yéwá, is on summer break from Binghamton U and back home in Brooklyn! She stops by to chat with us about highlighting queerness in the African community, how she navigates depression through poetry and what she loves  & hates about studying psychology. We also get into her hilarious attempts at...


Jul 18, 2017

 

We were handed our ENTIRE LIVES during the recording session with self-proclaimed blackademic, Jagadisa-devasri Dacus. Needless to say, we are beyond honored to share all the gems with you! He took us through his incredible journey of scholarship in social work and HIV prevention, getting funded by the National...


Jul 11, 2017

We were so grateful that our AMAZING guest for this bonus episode, Francisco-Luis White, had a quick minute to stop by and record with us while in NYC for a poetry reading! With 45 minutes on the clock, we were able to get some insight on how a self-proclaimed introvert becomes endorsed by Jill Stein for Boston City...


Jul 4, 2017

*Note - Slight sound issues because... technology. You may need to adjust the sound levels a bit but you'll love the episode anyway!

We are super excited to share this episode with you because who doesn't have wanderlust, right?! We chat with photographer & creative powerhouse, Debbie Jean-Lamonte about freelancing for...