Episode 6: Earn Your Stripe

Special Guest Ernest Owens joins us for Episode 6 of the For Colored Boyz Podcast. This week we discuss: -RuPaul’s Drag Race (OF COURSE!) -That fucking PRIDE flag AGAIN!!! -History of Pride -Shady Book Signings Rest In PowerJosie Berrios! Music for this episode: “Call Me For That Good” by Just Brittany- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ac9TwDzBpMs


A special episode of the For Colored Boyz Podcast, featuring Ernest Owens, editor of G Philly. We discuss Trey Songz, Missing Richard Simmons, and Ernest’s new long-form piece “Missing Colors” which is featured in the April edition of Philly Magazine Questions or comments? Email us at forcoloredboyzpodcast@gmail.com


NEW ORLEANS, LA - JULY 01: Rapper/actor Bryshere 'Yazz' Gray attends 2016 Essence Festival at Louisiana Superdome on July 1, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)

Why is black masculinity is so fragile, we can’t even receive a half-ass non-compliment without making sure we spend the next ten minutes asserting our love for pussy? It’s honestly perplexing. The annual Fourth of July free concert of the Philadelphia parkway (Wawa Welcome America!) was held, well…yesterday, on the Fourth of July.  I was offered […]


Young woman with fingers in ears

Silence speaks volumes, and as the world recoils in the aftermath of the Pulse Club shooting, never has it been more defeaning for me.  They say the Pulse shooting is the worst gun massacre in modern U.S. history.  It is unique in that it will most likely go down in the history books as a […]