Cops and Drugs: An Origin Story

Cops. Drugs. Health. In this 1hr long episode, gain insight into the breif history of how the cops came to be from etymology to it’s racist foundation, to understanding the myth of the “war” on drugs and how it impacts people today. Tune in now! Sources: Peer Reviewed Articles: Bobo, L., & Thompson, V. (2006).Continue reading “Cops and Drugs: An Origin Story”

2/10 – All Things Black and Healthcare.

Links and Sources ACLU – the new jim crow National Med Association https://urbanhealth.jhu.edu/blog/home/400yearslaterthelegacyofslavery https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/sicklecell/facts.html https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4354806/ Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment Black americans and distrust in healthcare HIV and black folks CDC Black medical trailblazers Direct exposure to particulates and racism

My COVID Vaccine – A Mini Series!

Follow me and my journey with this vaccine. Every day I upload an episode updating you on my symptoms and progress, with a few news updates as well! Listen now below! Day 0 – Pre Vaccine – Jan 12th Pictures of me, recording ^ this episode, excited to get my shot in less than 7hrs!Continue reading “My COVID Vaccine – A Mini Series!”

1/10 – My Queer Empire – Self Care: BV and Hygiene

This episode will discuss bacterial vaginosis and hygiene. Find the episode here: In the episode, Cecily discusses the analogy that the vagina is almost like a castle! Here’s the graphic for it below so you can follow along: Toy Cleaner Recommendations Anjou Toy Cleaner, Fragrance Free, Water Based, Foaming Cleaner. Fifty Shades Toy Cleaner JoContinue reading “1/10 – My Queer Empire – Self Care: BV and Hygiene”

The CT Empire makes its way to Durham, NC

On October 19th, 2019, the CT Empire did a custom presentation at the National Lawyer Guild’s TUPOCC (The Union of People of Color Caucus) training on race, systemic placement as a POC, and moving forward/reducing harm in communities of color. “This was by far the most interesting training I’ve ever done. Presenting at NLG’s conferenceContinue reading “The CT Empire makes its way to Durham, NC”

The CT Empire makes its way to Baltimore, MD

On September 21st, 2019, Cecily spoke at the Trans Resilience Conference with their “You’re Smart, I Guess: Navigating Academia and Activism as a QTPOC” program. “This conference, while small, was interactive, intimate, and rewarding. The questions I received, the feedback given, and the relationships formed are some that I hold deep appreciation for.”

The CT Empire makes its way to Philadelphia, PA

On July 26th, 2019, Cecily spoke at the Trans Wellness Conference with their “You’re Smart, I Guess: Navigating Academia and Activism as a QTPOC” program. “Philly was beautiful, and the conference center was very well laid out. I participated in POC spaces and this conference allowed for that to happen. While it wasn’t perfect, itContinue reading “The CT Empire makes its way to Philadelphia, PA”

The CT Empire before it gained its name.

Cecily’s brand did not emerge until 2019, when their partner helped suggest the name. However, putting a brand to the name did not change the passion and drive they engaged in beforehand. Cecily has spoken at multiple conferences, organizations, and colleges (not all are listed) in years’ past; and has decided to supply a briefContinue reading “The CT Empire before it gained its name.”