• 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 features our regular PANW reports on developments in Chad, Nigeria, Sudan and Libya. In the second hour we continue our commemoration of Women's History Month highlighting the contributions of African American poet Gwendolyn Brooks. Also a rare interview with Paul Robeson in 1958 will be highlighted focusing on the impact of the Cold War and the struggle for African American and African freedom. Finally in the third hour we present an interview with historian Herbert Aptheker who wrote extensively on African resistance to slavery as well as serving as the literary executor of Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois. This interview is conducted by historian William Loren Katz.

  • 03:00

    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. We will bring you our regular PANW reports on developments in Yemen, Nigeria, the economic crisis in the United States and the ongoing struggle against police brutality. In the second hour we present an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe over Radio 786 in Capetown, Republic of South Africa conducted on March 26 discussing the one year anniversary of the Ebola Virus Disease pandemic in West Africa. The final hour continues the commemoration of International Women's Day with an archived radio interview with Ramona Africa on the history of MOVE and Pam Africa of MOVE speaking at a public meeting in Philadelphia.

  • 01:42

    Should African Americans Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The African History Network Show, Thurs., March, 19th, 8:00pm-10:00pm EST (5:00am-7:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep.  We’ll also discuss “Should African Americans Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day”.  Call in with your Questions/Comments at 914-338-1375.  


    Around this time of the year you will see St. Patrick’s Day Parades, Kiss Me I’m Irish T-Shirts, Green Beer, Leprechauns, etc.  It is expected that 127 million Americans will spend approximately $4.6 Billion during this St. Patrick’s Day holiday.  One of the strangest things you will see is African Americans participating in this “celebration”.  Do you really know what you are celebrating?  Have you studied the history of St. Patrick’s Day?  Even if you claim that you have Irish Ancestry do you really know what you are celebrating? 


    Did you know that Patrick was not Irish he was British?  Why do we participate in celebrations without knowing what we are participating in?  If you wear Green on St. Patrick’s Day, will you wear Red, Black & Green on African Liberation Day?  If not, why not?  I’m pretty sure you have more African Ancestry than Irish Ancestry. 


    Malaika Cooper of “The Baltimore Natural Hair Care Expo” and Relationship Expert C.J. Gross will join us to talk about this upcoming Natural Hair Care Expo in Baltimore, Sat. March 21st & Sun. March 22nd.  Don’t miss workshops by Michael Imhotep of The African History Network Show dealing with “Great Black Women In History”.  Visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.

  • 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. We will feature our regular PANW reports on developments in Liberia, Yemen, Tunisia, the United States and other issues. In the second hour we rebroadcast the Pan-African Journal New York City version for March 16, 2015 hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe and produced by Bernard White of Community Progressive Radio (CPRMetro.org). The final hour continues the focus on Women's History Month presenting a rare archival interview with African American artist and film star Lena Horne on her life and the struggles of Black women in the entertainment industry during the 20th century.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program presents our regular PANW reports on Sierra Leone, Namibia, economic development in East and West Africa and other stories. In the second hour we listen to a re-broadcast of Community Progressive Radio News from March 11 featuring an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe assessing the plight of Libyans four years after the United States and NATO-led counter-revolution against Col. Muammar Gaddafi. The final hour continues the focus on Women's History Month with a panel on Ida B. Wells-Barnett: The Woman Behind the Name.

  • 02:59

    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. We present our regular PANW reports on developments in Sierra Leone, Egypt, Ferguson and other issues. The second hour focuses on several artists during the 1960s in rare archival interviews on the African American national question including Rosa Parks, Dorothy Dandridge, James Baldwin, Lorraine Hansberry, Langston Hughes and others. In the final hour we focus on the political legacy of Coretta Scott King and how she continued the struggle led by her husband after his martyrdom in April 1968 until her death in 2006. 

  • 03:00

    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. This program features our regular PANW reports examining the recently-released United States Justice Department report on the Ferguson police and courts; the efforts to investigate the assassination of Burkina Faso Pan-Africanist and Marxist leader Thomas Sankara in 1987; the ongoing war against Boko Haram in Nigeria leading up to the national elections, and other issues. In the second hour we pay tribute to the 58th anniversary of the independence of Ghana led by Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. The final hour continues the commemoration of Women's History Month. This program is being broadcast on the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama during 1965.

  • 01:17

    From African to New African:

    in Education

    Out of chaos in the black communities of America we see the emergence of a "New African"
     

  • 01:28

    5 Native American Nations That Owned African Slaves

    in History

    Listen to The African History Network Show, Thursday, March, 12th, 8:00pm-10:00pm EST (5:00pm-7:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep.  Call in with your Questions/Comments at 914-338-1375.  We’ll discuss “5 Native American Nations That Owned African Slaves”.  Also we’ll air our interview with April Taylor of YourBlackWorld.com talking about hot topics including Ferguson, MO and Selma.


     


    Call in with your Questions/Comments at 914-338-1375.   Listen to the show at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/02/27/tiara-williams-of-the-reel-network-interview--hot-topics or by phone LIVE at (914) 338-1375 or visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com. Call in with your Questions/Comments at (914) 338-1375.

  • 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 contains our regular PANW reports bringing to you news dispatches on Ethiopia, Egypt, Iraq, Libya and other issues. The second hour features a documentary on the structure and social atmosphere prevailing in Ferguson, Missouri and other suburbs of St. Louis County, the focal point of demonstrations and rebellions since the police shooting death of Michael Brown last August. In the last hour we feature a rare archival radio panel discussion from 1968 examining the role of African American women at the height of the radical movements of the period.

  • 02:26

    QUINTESSENTIAL AFRICAN PRESS CORPS MEETING

    in Radio

    This forum is in three parts. Each part is scheduled for one hour. The first part will address the challenges faced by the African Press in doing our work domestically and internationally. Part two, will validate the challenges as legitimate problems because some of our colleagues are often just ranting or confused and in some cases prosecuted for publishing false or defamatory information. Part three will provide us with opportunity to offer our views and ideas on ways and means of strengthening the status of the African press in domestically and around the world. 


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    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/quintessential-african-press-corps-meeting-tickets-15396717998


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