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Nurturing Our Roots


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Nurturing Our Roots BTR " The Live Talk Show Where Family Matters."

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Many of my relatives on my maternal side of the family served in the U.S. Military. I was happy to find all the Draft Registration Cards for my paternal grandfather and serveral of his brothers. One thing that I observed is the fact that all the... more

Both black and white boys were beaten to the blood ran from their tiny little bodies. Some of them wet in their pants as they wait their turn to go into the little small building known as the "White House or Ice Cream Factory."... more

Often times African American people sell the land without knowledge of mineral and oil rights. How often do we talk about the mineral and oil rights in our families? When was the last time you visit the courthouse to check on the... more

The 13th Amendment to the Constitution which outlaws slavery and certain forms of involuntary Servitude. The files pertain to complaints made by persons (victims) who were being held against their will or forced to work off debts through... more

Please join authors and genealogists Bernice Alexander Bennett and Leonard Smith III for an exciting hour of genealogy discussions. Bernice Alexander Bennett will discuss her newly released book " Our Ancestors, Our Stories" and the... more

The White House Boys were abused juvenile inmates at the now-closed North Florida Youth Development Center, that was run by the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice. The ‘school' closed last year, after running for 111... more

For decades men who attended the infamous and notorious Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys have struggled to overcome the abuse, rapes, beatings and some say the murders that took place at the all boys reform school. Adjunct... more

Many people from every ethic background can share great stories about their grandfathers. Our grandfathers provided for their families, they purchased their own land, they grew their own food, they built their own homes, and many... more

Joining host Antoinette Harrell is author, Freddi Williams Evans is an alumna of Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, Mississippi where, as a music major, she began studying traditional African music on a study-travel to the University of Ghana at... more

If you are a genealogist or family historian have you thought about what will happen to all your years of research material, family records, photographs and other important documents? Join Host and Genealogist Antoinette Harrell... more
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