Summertime, The Killing SeasonListen now (11 min) | Archiving a history of Black death by gun violence over centuries of Summer.
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6: The Mothership: Maternal Mortality and Morbidity & Black Owned Birthing Centers.Listen now (55 min) | The powerful subject of maternal mortality and morbidity. Black women are dying from childbirth at a staggering rate compared to…
Sick Empire One Year Anniversary Special: Colorblind Solidarity and the War in the Middle East.Listen now (69 min) | The morning of May 25th, 2020 the first episode of Sick Empire aired. Back then there was no vaccine for the Coronavirus, we were…
Season Two Preview EpisodeListen now (6 min) | The Coronavirus pandemic exposed the root rot of the American health system and wreaked havoc on the Black community. Where do we…
1: Black Blood: Modern Day Healing PractitionersListen now (52 min) | On Season 2 of Sick Empire we are focusing on the healing practices and journeys of Black folx in New York and across the country…
3: The Survivors: Mental Health in the Black CommunityListen now (58 min) | What happens when the struggle with sickness ceases to exist? What happens when the ill become healed? On this episode of Sick…
2: The Protest, The People, and The Pandemic.Listen now (33 min) | In this episode you'll hear the stories of New Yorkers who are documenting the protests that have sparked up all around the city…
4: The Magical Negro: Tackling the “Blacks Can Take More Pain” TheoryListen now (62 min) | The episode of Sick Empire dives into the data and science behind the notion that Black People can take more pain than other…
1: JobsListen now (34 min) | The coronavirus pandemic has introduced New York City’s citizens to one of the most emotionally draining times in modern American…
5: In the Black: Economic Wellness & The Pressures of MoneyListen now (43 min) | On this episode of Sick Empire we explore the health of Black wealth. Host Branden Janese interviews two brilliant financial…
6: The Children of the PandemicListen now (58 min) | A devastating truth that cannot be ignored any longer is that the Black and Brown kids of New York City are not alright. During…
2: Hood Eats: How Black Diets Influence Our Social WellnessListen now (49 min) | This episode of Sick Empire features two very different food educators who purposefully planted themselves in environments where…