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Friends Like Us

A Podcast featuring women of color with different views on hot topics. 

Jun 19, 2019

Christina Greer -  writer and professor of political science at Fordham University Lincoln Center, and was the 2018 McSilver Institute Fellow at NYU. She is the author of Black Ethnics: Race, Immigration, and the Pursuit of the American Dream, and has been published in several print outlets and academic journals. She is the featured educator in six Ted-Ed lessons, one of which, “Does Your Vote Count? The Electoral College Explained,” has over two million views, as well as videos on Ida B Wells Barnett, James Baldwin, and Bayard Rustin. She is the host of The Aftermath and The Counter on, and cohost of FAQ-NYC, a Texas-NYC centered podcast. She also makes appearances on MSNBC and NPR's WNYC.

Kenice Mobley is a comedian who performs stand up around the country and has participated in the Women in Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival. She also appeared on Laughs on FOX and SiriusXM. She hosts Love About Town, an interview and relationship podcast available as part of the Women In Comedy Podcast Network and the Brain Machine Network. Kenice produces The Pasta Show and Nothing Important stand up shows in Brooklyn. 

Fun Fact: She just joined Citibike and will not stop talking about it.

Janice Gassam, Ph.D. is a professor, diversity and inclusion consultant, speaker, and writer and has a PhD in Organizational Psychology. Janice has spoken at TEDx, Yale University, and H&M and has collaborated with companies like Papa Johns and Union Square Ventures. She has been featured in Bloomberg, Women in Wealth Management, and Insider among others and has authored over 80 Forbes articles. In her free time she serves as the president of her local Toastmasters chapter.

Always hosted by Marina Franklin - Trainwreck, Louie Season V, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Conan O'Brien, Stephen Colbert, HBO's Crashing, and The Breaks with Michelle Wolf.