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The Root and Roots Show

The Root and Roots Show


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Your host Greg Rasheed will play roots music from such genres as blues, country, gospel, jazz and soul, exploring its rich traditions. The root aspect of the show will involve talking about various issues in the world of sports as well as issues that take root in your life. It's a musical sports bar to enjoy and participate in.

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Richard Gonsalves is one of the foremost authorities and statiticians on professional kicking. A student of the game since 1970, he has met virtually every placekicker and punter inthe NFL, as well as kickers from the 20's - 60's. He will... more

Paul Marco, host of The World Beyond Belief show, will talk about the current political situation and the role of the New World Order leadership to seduce people to follow their instructions.

Jazz music from artists new and old will be played. Cecile McLorin Salvant, Kamasi Washington, Walter Beasley, Ahmed Jamal and others will soothe your heart, mind and soul.

A member of the Flint Water Scandal group will talk about the current situation in Flint, Michigan. In the second portion of the show, new music from the blues, gospel, jazz and soul genres will be played.

H Soul Watson is a Denver community activist and media personality, currently on a hunger strike in protest of police brutality in Denver and coruption in the Denver government. In the second portion of the show, I will be playing slow... more

A current NFL player will talk about his book NFL Confidential. Using the alias of Johnny Anonymous, he will dicuss the issues of race, gays, concussions, drugs and other issues that the NFL tries to hide from. The music of... more

The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King will be celebrated in words and music.

Carl A. Zimring will inform listeners about his new book, Clean and White: A History of Environmenta lRacism in the United States, in the first half of the sow.. In the second half, the passing of group member Nicholas Caldwell will... more

In the first hour, Dayna Bowen Matthew will discuss her new book, Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care. Matthew advocates for an empirically based overhaul of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. In the... more

We lost to begin 2016 two women who worked tiressly in their respected fields, singer Natalie Cole and activist Dr. Francis Cress Welsing. The music of Natalie Cole and the words of Dr. Cress Welsing will be heard to honor them.
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