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Join host, Michel Davis-Robinson on Fair Housing Today with her guest Mr. James Perry, Executive Director of the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center (GNOFHAC) as they discuss the meaning of affirmatively furthering fair housing and its impact on quality education.
James Perry is the Executive Director of the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center (GNOFHAC). Perry is a housing expert. Perry founded the Gulf Coast Fair Housing Center in Mississippi when he was 26 years old. He led the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center through two of America’s greatest disasters-Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Under Perry's leadership, the Center favorably settled an historic class action lawsuit resulting in compensationof more than $500 million for Katrina victims. Perry has testified before congress eight times and was a candidate in the 2010 New Orleans Mayoral election. Perry serves on the Board of Directors of the National Fair Housing Alliance, the National Low Income Housing Coalition, the Gulf Coast Fair Housing Center and chairs the Louisiana Housing Alliance Board of Directors. He holds a Bachelors in political science from the University of New Orleans and a Juris Doctorate from the Loyola University School of Law.
“Speak UP: Combating Barriers to Fair Housing for Women Veterans Stories of Home: Homelessness, Housing Discrimination and Housing Support"
U. S. Department of Housing and Urban and Development (HUD), New England Region Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)
LIVE and OPEN dialogue about fair housing opportunity available to and housing discrimination faced by female veterans.
This on-line live discussion and call-in broadcast features issues about housing, homelessnes and reintegration for women veterans. The broadcast engages previously homeless women veterans, expert housing practitioners, advocates, service providers and HUD staff, examining the intersection of unfair housing discrimination practices and their impact on the problem of homelessness in the veteran community.
The broadcast provides opportunity for critical examination of the systemic ways in which discrimination acts as a barrier to equal housing opportunities specifically for female veterans and explore ways in which veterans, HUD recipients, HUD partners HUD staff, and housing advocates can more effectively eliminate these barriers for female veterans. Among the topics will be familial and sex discrimination and disability discrimination, including PTSD and other trauma uniquely challenged by female service persons returning, including sexual harassment and assault during service.
We hope that you will join us.
For more Information contact, Bonnie Peak-Graham, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 617-994-8312.
Broadcasting LIVE From: HUD New England Region1 OFFICE OF FAIR HOUSING AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 10 Causeway Street, Room 301 Boston, Massachusetts 02222-1092
Join host Michel Davis Robinson on Fair Housing Today radio on May 9, 2013 for her exclusive interview with Mr. Michael Marsh, Executive Director The Toledo Fair Housing Center.
Mr. Marsh will discuss the importance of understanding Understanding Reasonable Accommodations and or Modifications when seeking to improve access to and the quality of housing for individuals with disabilities.
Michael P. Marsh serves as the President and CEO for the Fair Housing Center, having joined the staff in 1997 after serving a year as a volunteer and consultant. Mr. Marsh is a Certified Fund Raising Executive and holds a Certificate in Non-Profit Executive Leadership. He is accountable for the strategic vision and successful operation of the agency and ensuring the organization remains mission driven. Mr. Marsh serves as chief spokesperson; creates and manages the annual operating budget; oversees agency staff; completes activities as directed by the Board of Directors and reports to the Board.
ArtFairCalendar.com has just finished its 1st annual "America's Best Art Fairs" survey and we are announcing the winners on this podcast.
We asked our mailing list of nearly 50,000 art fair patrons what was the best art fair in the country and had an amazing response from across the nation. Nearly 96% completed the lengthy 22 question survey and the answers were both expected and intriguing.
Not surprising: people love to attend art fairs and many travel long distances to do so and plan them as part of their vacations. The overall conclusion is: Art is Alive and Well in America and attendance at the nations shows is proof.
Listen to find out what are the Top 50 shows in the country as voted on by the people who attend them and collect art. Find out which they have chosen as the best regional fairs, best urban fair, bestt small market show and the best cities for art fairs.
We'll share the survey answers on:
what makes a show "Best" why people say they attend an art fair how art fair goers find out about shows to attend why they don't attend shows they used to love how far they travel to art fairs their suggestions for show organizers The Best Art Fairs Awards is the first national online survey of the nation’s juried fairs, designed to reward those festivals that create opportunities connecting artists and communities to celebrate the arts.
The mission of ArtFairCalendar.com is to promote the American tradition of art fairs by showcasing the events where art collectors can find hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind fine art pieces for sale by the professional artist community and encourage the interaction of client and creator.
“SPEAK UP: Combating Barriers to Fair Housing for Veterans" Forum and Conference
The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban and Development, New England Region Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (Boson Office) presents an On-Line Fair Housing Forum for and about American veterans.
Our panel of presenters will provide critical examination of the systemic ways in which discrimination acts as a barrier to equal housing opportunities for veterans and they will explore ways in which veterans, HUD recipients, HUD partners and HUD staff, and housing advocates can more effectively discriminatory eliminate barriers.
Listen and talk with successful practitioners, experts, advocates, service providers, HUD partners, and HUD staff as they offer in-depth analysis and information on the subject of homelessness and housing discrimination.
Jaspen Boothe, Final Salute, Inc., Alexandria, VA l Linda Charest, HUDVET Coordinator l U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development l Baylee Crone, VP Operations Programs, National Coalition for Homeless Veterans l Wendy McClinton, Pres/CEO, Black Veterans for Social Justice, Inc. l Mike Neely,Commissioner, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority l Martha Jackson, Case Manager, Veteran Services Pine Street Inn, Boston
Listen live as Joe Gladney interviews talent from across the nation!
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Fair Tax sponsor in the US House, Rob Woodall (GA-7) joins us this week on Fair Tax Time! Congressman Woodall's knowlege and infectious enthusiasm is what drives so many supporters and volunteers to the Fair Tax. Join us for updates from the master. Fair Tax Time Radio airs each Wednesday evening at 6PM Pacific, 9PM Eastern. The show is hosted commercial-free by John Wesley Nobles. Our chat room will be open, and you can join us on the phone for a lively discussion: (619) 393-6478, or if you are charged for long distance, use our toll-free number: (888) 436-1206.
For more show information, visit Fair Tax Time Online or Fair Tax Nation.
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Join us tonight @ 8pm EST for a jam packed sports talk show. Which is sponsored by Dr. Howard Dinowitz Brooklyn and Staten Island's #1 Podiatrist, give him a call at 718.627.1212 for his Brooklyn Office and 718.720.4848 for his Staten Island office to schedule your appointment today. With tonight the last day of October we will be making our final push for Breast Cancer awareness Month for every phone call we get we will be donating $2 and for every tweet during the show we will donate $1 to the Maurer Foundation to help raise awareness of Breast Cancer. With all four major sports in the news we have a TON to talk about. We will get into the World Series being over and the Red Sox beating out the Cards. We will get into the opening of the NBA season as both the Knicks and Nets were in action. With week 9 of the NFL season kicking off tonight we will give our picks as well as break down the Jets matchup against the Saints. With the first Rangers - Islanders matchup in the books we will talk about the game as well as look at the direction all of the local teams are heading one month into the season. As always you can always interact with us during the show by calling in a 347.426.3933. Check out our Website The Power Play Network. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on twitter. And Check out our blog on Tubmlr.
Join us tonight @ 8pm EST for a jam packed sports talk show. Which is sponsored by Dr. Howard Dinowitz Brooklyn and Staten Island's #1 Podiatrist, give him a call at 718.627.1212 for his Brooklyn Office and 718.720.4848 for his Staten Island office to schedule your appointment today. With this month being Breast Cancer awareness Month for every phone call we get we will be donating $2 to the Maurer Foundation to help raise awareness of Breast Cancer. How the tides have turned in the NFL for the NY local teams, we will get into how the Jets got pummeled against the Bengals. We will also get into the Giants who now have won 2 in a row and we are sure Giant fans are starting to get cocky again. We will also go around the league as their were some great games that went on. With the NBA season a few days away we will preview the Eastern Conference where some punches might fly in the studio. Also we will talk about the MLB World Series as it is now tied at 2 games a piece. The Islanders make a risky trade as they have traded Matt Moulson and 2 draft picks to the Sabres for Thomas Vanek, we will talk about the impact of that trade plus what the rest of the locals are up to. As always you can always interact with us during the show by calling in a 347.426.3933. Check out our Website The Power Play Network. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on twitter. And Check out our blog on Tubmlr.
Yes, there have to be taxes. That is a sad fact of life. Regardless of what type government you choose, there has to be a cost. How we collect those taxes is a subject of increasing interest to Americans. Here, we discuss the only proposal to date that is FAIR! We teach you to use hard, cold facts to counter all those false arguments about other taxng methods. Join us on Saturday nights at 7PM (Central) as we bring you The Fair Tax Show. We explode the myths, expose the lies, and deal only in truth and substance. We challenge the income taxers, the property taxers, the "flat taxers", and the other socialists with fair, honest dialog. Like it or hate it, we invite you to join the discussion at 347-677-1835 on Saturday from 7-9 PM.