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Connecting New Orleans to the larger issue of black survival in an intense global anti-African environment; a national and global critical analysis and commentary.

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We continue our discussion about Mexico's African heritage with Dr. Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas, Professor of Spanish and Afro Latino Studies at North Carolina Central State University. Dr. Hernandez Cuevas is the author of... more

We are delighted to have author Neely Fuller to discuss racism/white supremacy, what it is and how it functions. Fuller is the author of the book, The United Independent Compensatory Code/System/Concept: a textbook/workbook for... more

Dr. Jahi Issa, a previous guest, returns to share his research on Marcus Garvey. Dr. Jahi is a professor of African and African American Studies at Delaware State University. Attention: AAPDEP (All African Peolpe's Development and... more

Dr. Marco Polo Hernandez Cuevas, Professor of Spanish & Afro Hispanic Studies at North Carolina Central University, will discuss the black presence and black heritage of Mexico. Dr. Cuevas is the author of several books on Mexico's... more

Aisha Fields, International Director of AAPDEP (All African People's Development and Empowerment Project), will describe the many different development projects in Africa and the United States that this organization is spearheading.... more

Professor Manu Ampim will discuss his forthcoming book entitled, Martin Luther King, Jr: The Evolution of a Revolutionary. Professor Ampim teaches history at Contra Costa College in San Pablo, California. He is a strong advocate for the... more

Lawrence Lucas, President of the USDA Coalition of Minority Employees and representative of minority farmers, will highlight the current cases of racial discrimination and sexual harassment in the United States Department of... more

Dr. Robin D. G. Kelley is a Gary B. Nash Professor of American History at UCLA. Kelley will discuss his book, Africa Speaks, America Answers: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary Times. This book examines how post colonial Africa reshaped... more

Hey!!! Come on in and listen!!!!!!! We will talk to noted Sociologist G. William Domhoff about his many years of research on America's power elite/Upper class. Domhoff is the author of Who Rules America?: Power, Politics, & Social... more

Two black farmers, George Hildebrandt of Kansas and Michael Stovall of Alabama, will discuss black farmers' on going struggles against the racist policies and practices of the United States Department of Agriculture.