RoyalTea Resources and Acknowledgments
Thank you from Upspoken to all of our squad, our village working day in and day out to uplift Black women and invest in our sexual health and wellness. RoyalTea isn’t the only sexual health resource out there, but we hope it is a meaningful contribution to our community.
Dr. Megan Ebor, Sexual Health Expert & Content Adviser
Maila Dawkins Jennings, Writer
Tiffany Chanel Thomas, Graphic Designer
Made possible by a grant from The California Wellness Foundation.
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Support your local bookstore and pick up a copy of the resources below!
“Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experiementation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present,” Harriet A. Washington
“Killing The Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty,” Dorothy Roberts
“Stolen Women: Reclaiming Our Sexuality, Taking Back Our Lives,” Dr. Gail Elizabeth Wyatt
“Too Heavy a Yoke: Black Women and the Burden of Strength,” Chanequa Walker-Barnes
“Ego Tripping,” Nikki Giovanni (Poem)
US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health: “Racism, African American Women, and Their Sexual and Reproductive Health: A Review of Historical and Contemporary Evidence and Implications for Health Equity”