57: Scientist, Youtuber, Intersex Person, & The Gayest of All Gays

By Inner Hoe Uprising

Scientist, Youtuber, Intersex person, and Gayest of all Gays, Babalwa Mtshawu joins Akua and Sam to discuss her journey being an Intersex queer person living in South Africa First, Sam and Akua give some intersex 101, including definitions, condition descriptions, and misconceptions.  Points of interview discussion include:  Discovering that you are intersex, South Africa Khossa, Family dynamics, Coerced Intersex surgery, Androgen insensitivity syndrome, The Medical Industry and surgeons, Menopause, Hormone Replacement Therapy, coming out as intersex, pity, exotification, being a touch-me-not, body shame, sexual harassment, genetics, dealing with doctors, family secrets,  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 Bad Bitch Affirmations: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bad-bitch-affirmations-tickets-76587381921 Intersex 101 Notes: https://isna.org/faq/ RadioLab Gonads Series: https://www.wnycstudios.org/podcasts/radiolab/projects/radiolab-presents-gonads Babalwa’s Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIv_qDrHdBZ_pWMo3wudMA WEBSITE  InnerHoeUprising.com PAY A HOE  Paypal.me/innerhoe https://www.patreon.com/InnerHoeUprising  WRITE IN EMAIL ihupodcast@gmail.com SPEAKING GIGS Wanna pay us to 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  Opening: “Queen S%!T” by SheReal https://soundcloud.com/shereal/04-queen-s-t-produced-by   Fuck That: “Keeping it Cool Witchu” Chhoti Maa End: “Yeah Yeah” Abstract Fish Co 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 Babalwa | IG: @tomboibarbie  #black #woman #sex #feminist #womanist #Comedy #raunchy #queer #pride #quiltbang #gendernovember

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