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  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program will feature our regular PANW reports on developments in Burundi, Egypt, Greece and the latest corruption scandals within the global financial industry. In the second hour we focus on the transition of legendary blues artist Riley B. King, popularly known as B.B. King, and his contributions to African American and world culture. King passed away on May 15 and has been eulogized around the United States and the globe. The final hour presents an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe over Leid Stories which took place on May 6. Azikiwe provides an update on political developments in the city of Detroit.

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the situations in Egypt, Afghanistan, Yemen, Iraq and other issues. The second hour presents an archived audio file on the contemporary legacy of racial discriminatory housing practices in the United States in light of the recent rebellions in Ferguson and Baltimore. Also in this segment we present a KPFA weekend news program containing an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe on the struggle against property tax foreclosures in Detroit. In the final hour we look at the settler-colonial imposed systems of land encroachment, missionary interventions and Native American involvement in plantation agricultural as well as the enslavement of Africans in the U.S. South during the early 19th century.

  • 02:51

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special broadcast of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program is being aired from the United National Antiwar Coalition taking place in Secaucus, New Jersey on May 10, 2015, its final day of a three day gathering.  

  • 00:06

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this broadcast from the United National Antiwar Conference in Secaucus, New Jersey. The gathering brings together hundreds of antiwar, anti-imperialist, peace, social justice and human rights activists from around the world. This program is hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We will stream live the panel on "Western Imperialism and the Recolonization of Africa" featuring the host and other organizers and thinkers from international solidarity movement.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special broadcast of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We present our regular PANW reports with a focus on developments in Baltimore where a rebellion and mass demonstrations erupted this week in response to the police killing of Freddie Grey as well as the overall oppressive conditions prevalent among African Americans in this Maryland city. Lee Patterson of the Baltimore People's Power Assembly (PPA) will join us again for another on the ground report about the situation inside the city.  There is a review as well of the hidden history of the April 6-7, 1968 rebellion in Baltimore in the aftermath of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who was martyred on April 4 in Memphis. An appeal surrounding the health emergency of United States political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal is also presented. In addition a detailed discussion on the situation in Baltimore is presented from KPFA. 

  • 02:58

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the ongoing rebellions and mass demonstrations against racist repression in Baltimore and other cities around the United States. In the second hour we will provide an update on the medical emergency of U.S. political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal in Pennsylvania. Also we will highlight an audio documentary on Africa and World War I with a special focus on the East African state of Tanzania. 

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We feature our regular PANW reports with dispatches on Yemen, the African migration crisis in the Mediterranean, the efforts by the South African government to curtail xenophobic violence, the African-Asian Summit in Indonesia and other issues. The second hour highlights an update on the medical emergency of United States political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal in an interview with his wife Wadiya. Also in the second hour we present a radio broadcast with host Abayomi Azikiwe aired earlier this week over Radio 786 in Cape Town, South Africa on the African migration crisis from the Mediterranean to RSA. In the final hour we will hear an audio documentary on the life, times and ideas of A. Phillip Randolph, the labor organizer and civil rights activist during the 20th century.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program brings to you our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the devastating earthquake in Nepal, the ongoing United States supported Saudi-GCC war against Yemen, an update on the health crisis of Pennsylvania political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal and the unfolding mass demonstrations in Baltimore demanding justice for the police killing of Freddie Gray. Our first guest will be Lee Patterson of the Baltimore People's Power Assembly discussing the political situation in this city where youth have taken to the streets in civil disobedience and rebellion. In the second hour we will welcome Toronto-based broadcaster and bluesologist Norman Otis Richmond examining the theme 'From Bandung to South-South: 1955-2015', reflecting on six decades since the historic African-Asian Summit and the recently-held commemorative gathering in Indonesia several days ago. The final hour features a broadcast from China Radio International presenting several perspectives on the Indonesian Summit marking the 60th anniversary of Bandung.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program presents our regular PANW reports with features on the United States backed war against Yemen, the burgeoning political crisis over the upcoming elections in Burundi, international responses to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa, details of the lawsuit filed on behalf of the Moratorium NOW! Coalition in Detroit aimed at winning the right to protest against racism and austerity in the financial district. In the second hour we feature the Community Public Radio news hosted by Don DeBar featuring an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe on the current crisis surrounding the attacks on immigrants in South Africa. We also conclude the lecture by Craign Steven Wilder on the relationship between African slavery and the development of American education. The final segment of the program presents a rare archival audio file of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro speaking at Harvard University in 1959.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This broadcast presents our regular PANW reports with dispatches on developments in South Africa, Libya, Yemen and Detroit. The second hour continues the examination of the 150th anniversary of the conclusion of the Civil War through the presidency and assassination of Abraham Lincoln who was killed just five days after the surrender of the confederacy. We also look at a mid-twentieth century presidency of John F. Kennedy and his response to the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in early 1961. An audio file of a press conference held by Kennedy to explain the efforts to topple the revolutionary government of Fidel Castro is presented along with a secret telephone conversation with his brother Robert Kennedy, then attorney general, attempting to manage the fallout after the failed counter-revolution in Cuba.

  • 01:51

    How African American Jockeys Were Pushed Out Of Horse Racing

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The African History Network Show, Thurs. May, 14th, 8:00pm-10:00pm EST (5:00pm-7:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep on The Blog Radio we’ll discuss “How African American Jockeys Were Pushed Out of Horse Racing”.   CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & TO LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375. 


    Listen to the show here LIVE and archived: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/15/how-african-american-jockeys-were-pushed-out-of-horse-racing or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    Don’t miss Cochise Tarak-Saa and Saladheen Asad of the Wholistic Health documentary, “Urban Kryptonite…African Roots, Foreign Diseases” in Atlanta on Sat. May 16th at Howard University.  For more information please visit www.theDOTconnection.net.


     


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