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  • TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES... PLEASE HOLD ON! Education Inc.: A Discussion with Filmmaker Brian Malone

    in Politics

    On Friday August 14th an important new movie highlighting the impact of corporate money in our schools opens nationwide … but you won’t be able to see it in theaters!


    Education, Inc. describes how "dark money" contributors are funding free-market reformers to take over local school boards and transform American public education into a business.


    The film details how billions of tax dollars are being diverted away from public school children under the banner of “school choice.” Yet while uncovering this money trail, Education, Inc. also describes the efforts of students, parents and teachers across the country to fight back.


    You won't want to miss this movie!  Click above to view the trailer!


    So how can you see it? Visit the film's website now to:



    Order a copy of the DVD
    Host a screening of the film
    Find a screening near you


    Then, after viewing the film join us here at the Coffee Party for a special conversation with filmmaker Brian Malone on Wednesday, August 26 at 8:30pm eastern. We will be hosting a "movie night" Blogtalkradio discussion with Brian as he describes why and how he came to make this very timely and informative movie!


    So---see the film and then bring your comments and questions to our movie night program on August 26!


    Sign up below to stay informed on this - and all - Coffee Party USA events.


    Coffee Party USA is proud to partner with Fast Forward Films in the premier of Education, Inc.


     

  • 00:26

    DA HOT SEAT WITH DJ MALONE- WITH GUEST Gran Centennial

    in Music

    Gran Centennial was born and raised in Philadelphia were he started his CAREER in music. Hindered by the code of the streets he found himself doing what the streets led him to believe was surviving. 

  • 01:01

    Dr. Kitty Malone, co-authors of Divine Encounter: Women of God

    in Writing

    Learn how the anointing conveys freedom and peace of mind. Follow these women of God as they share their spirit awakening stories of being broken, forgiven and blessed. Discover how the Lord led them out of their dilemmas. These Christian women of God moved forward with His redeeming grace, plan and purpose. (Jeremiah 29:11). They now know the power of God’s blessings during trials of damaged emotions. What an awesome God we serve for His love is powerful. Be blessed, In the name of Jesus, Amen.


    Dr. Kitty Malone and her co-authors of Divine Encounter: Women of God, are committed to serving God and the needs of you and your family. Using universal principles of spirituality, we offer practical tools for leading a joyous, abundant and peaceful life. Wherever you may be on your spiritual path, you will find at Global Faith Publishing a supportive community with a wealth of opportunities for personal growth.


    The Women of God: Dr. Kitty L. Malone, Ph.D., Mrs. Manitta Pervette Hood, Mrs.Willie M. Bryant, and Mrs. Myra Cobb-Davis.


    They aspire to strengthen each person's confidence and joy in Jesus Christ at every point in their life, and encourage personal and spiritual growth through prayer, Bible study and active service in our church and community. They invite you to become a member of their eBook publishing ministry, allowing God into your life through their various programs and community outreach efforts.


    Visit them at: www.GlobalFaithPublishing.com/

  • 01:03

    Reviving the Legacy of Annie Malone with Linda M. Nance and Linda F. Jones

    in History

    Join the Officers of the Annie Malone Historical Society for a discussion about the legacy that has been the driving force in our Black hair and beauty culture today. The purpose of the Annie Malone Historical Society is to give proper recognition to a pillar of history.  To share the story of extraordinary vision, dedication, commitment and success that was the life of Annie M.Turnbo Pope Malone.  To place the accomplishments of this African American icon in one body of evidence that is easily accessible to the public.


     


    Linda M.Nance is the President of the Annie Malone Historical Society and earned a Bachelor Degree in Psychology and a Bachelor Degree in Sociology from Maryville University in St. Louis, Missouri. She holds an Associate in Applied Science Degree (emphases in Human Services/Corrections) from St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley also in St. Louis, Missouri.  A 2009 graduate of the FOCUS St. Louis Leadership program, Linda has also completed the Community Arts Training and the TIGER Fellowship programs sponsored by the St. Louis Regional Arts Commission. 


     


    Linda F. Jones is the Vice-President of the Annie Malone Historical Society and is a gifted educator, historian, writer, and lecturer.  She received her Master of Business Administration from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Calumet College. She is a historian with an insatiable interest in researching the history of African Americans, her own family history, and in particular, the history of Annie Turnbo Pope Malone.   


    http://anniemalonehistoricalsociety.org


     

  • 00:10

    Launch KC - Bringing The Best and The Brightest in Tech with Drew Solomon

    in Entrepreneur

    Drew Solomon, vice president of business and job development with the Economic Development Commission joins host Kelly Scanlon this week on Smart Companies KC. This week LaunchKC is announcing the finalists from the 500 entrepreneurs who applied for 10 $50,000 LaunchKC grants.


    For the past few months, LaunchKC has been looking for the best and brightest to compete to bring their business models to Kansas City. Each eventual grant recipient will receive a $50,000 grant and a network of support, including 12 months of free office space in Downtown; industry-specific mentor teams for each grant recipient; and opportunities to meet and learn from industry and entrepreneurial leaders in and around Kansas City – all designed to elevate their efforts to build high-growth, tech sector businesses and jobs in Downtown KCMO. Drew Solomon, who joined EDC in 2011 as coordinator of entrepreneurship and industry initiatives was an original member of the task force that created LaunchKC.    


    To listen to more shows on small business and entrepreneurship, please visit our archives.

  • 00:30

    The Success of A People with Dr. Robert Malone, Jr.

    in Goals

    In a world where almost every safety is challenged, what should people do to be safe and in the "right mindset".  The episode will feature guest speaker, Dr. Robert Malone, Jr. who will give us a snippet of what "New Day Revolution" mindset we should take to accomplish our goals.  A positive and progressive approach to making a positive change.

  • 00:33

    DA HOT SEAT WITH DJ MALONE-- INTERVIEWS Jasmine Denham

    in Music

    Jasmine Denham is a seasoned singer, songwriter, producer, vocal coach and stage performer and also sang the French version of "Together We are One." She is preparing to release her first single in more than eight years this summer.

  • 01:25

    Chit Chat with B.Fly Welcomes Special Guest MALONE

    in Radio

    Under the Influence II starring recording artist Malone took place on  June 14, 2015 at The Promontory, hosted by the legendary dance diva CeCe Peniston. Last year Malone premiered his first Under the Influence performance originally set to be a one-time concert paying tribute to his biggest musical influences, Dave Hollister and Carl Thomas; as well as a live introduction to his original music. After a packed house full of good energy for his live acoustic set, Malone decided to make Under the Influence a live concert series featuring his music and music of all genres that’s influenced his life over the years.


    What makes Under the Influence special is the way Malone shares his personal stories about what music means to him. He does it in a way that helps his fans find out who he is as a musician and appreciate music even more. “With my concert series my hope is everyone in attendance leaves with a better picture of how I created the Edgy Soul sound and who I am as an artist even through different genres,” says Malone.


    Music is Malone’s one true love and passion. It shows in his presence. “It took a moment for me to stand firm in believing who I am as an all around artist,” says Malone. “Now that I’m confident in my gift, I know how I influence others and touch them, so I want people to make it their business to tell the world about me.” Malone is a captivating and creative soul who seeks to make a long lasting connection with his supporters. That mindset is setting him on the path to become a legend. Get under the influence of Malone and be in attendance forUnder the Influence II.


    Also check out this video on why he made it a concert series. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMkL3No3kQQ 


     

  • 00:59

    Saturday Morning Cereal-Drew Struzan: The Man Behind The Poster w/Erik Sharkey

    in Pop Culture

    Take some time this week to remember your original happy hour: Saturday mornings as a kid, waking up at dawn, jumping on the couch with a bowl of chocolate cereal, turning on the ‘toons, tuning out the outside world, and working your way into a sugar hangover before noon. This week we talk about the greatest movie poster artist of all time, The Man Behind The Poster himself Mr. Drew Struzan! His iconic work includes the marquee posters for Goonies, Back to the Future, E.T., and all the Star Wars Films - even the much-buzzed-about The Force Awakens poster just revealed at Disney Expo D23. Drew Struzan's works are the STANDARD in movie poster popular culture and we get in depth with our guest interview Drew: The Man Behind the Poster creator Erik P. Sharkey.

  • 03:37

    Friday August 7th The Re-incarnation of Prophet Noble Drew Ali

    in Islam

    Friday Our Holy Day of Rest For All Moslems All Over The World (Jumu'ah)


    Please join us this Friday Holy Day as we Celebrate one of the greatest Moorish Holidays spirit is the man. Prophet Noble Drew Ali to continue his work and he choice the form of his former Chauffer Sheik John Givens El on August 7th in year 1929. After passing on July 20th 1929 it was still much work to be done 18 days later he demonstrated the possibilites of man and woman.


    Man may believe what others say, but thus he never knows If man would know, he must, himself be what he knows.


    Join us in  your portion of understanding as we celebrate this historical event!!!


    Friday is our Holy Day of Rest because Friday is the day on which man was formed in flesh, and it was on  Friday when he departed out of flesh, and ascened to his Father God Allah for that cause Friday is the Holy Day for all Moslems all over the world. Come join us theis Friday & share your portion of understanding time is not as long as it has been. Call 646-478-5157


    Come all ye Asiatics of America, and here the truth about your nationality and birthrights. No that you are not negros, colored folks, black people, ethiopians, coon, shines, or jiggaboos, african America, are American, and any other day that is cast upon you. Learn of your forefathers ancient, and divine creed that you will learn to love instead of hate.

  • 00:33

    DA HOT SEAT WITH DJ MALONE--- INTERVIEW WITH T-ZANK

    in Music

    T-Zank is committed to making an impact not only through his music, but also through his brand and message. He has dealt with personal shortcomings, doubt, and health issues that have threatened his ability to make music. However, his drive, perseverance, and a refusal to succumb to negativity has motivated T-Zank to come out on top every time. The message in his music is one that everyone can relate to: Move forward with what you truly love and never quit.