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  • 00:29

    What is The School-To-Prison Pipeline? With Youth Action Leader Hakim Crampton

    in Education

    The School-to-Prison Pipeline is identified as a real and intense system in which students find themselves routinely suspended, expelled and often times sent to alternative educational programs or schools. Kids who find themselves in this situation ultimately begin to fall further behind in school, have juvenile contact, and end up in prison. 

    Join host Hakim Crampton as he reads from Chapter  3 of his book America's Pipeline to Prison.

  • 00:33

    Empowering Youth with a Voice: Hosted by Adult Ally Hakim Crampton

    in Education

    Youth Action Adult Ally Hakim Crampton asks tough questions from YARN student co-hosts about the absence of student leadership, the lack of student participation in availble programs, and the lack of insterest in school by students in Middle and High School. 

  • Welcome Hakim Rasheed And Ira Soul To The N'Tuned Mix-Up

    in Indie Music

    Hakim Rasheed

    Hakim Rasheed has emerged as a truly great young R&B singing talent. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, Hakim began singing at an early age and has gained respect and admiration as a performer in and outside of Pittsburgh. Some of his accomplishments include an appearance on WPXI TV's "Gimme the Mike," Where he was chosen among some 1000 auditioners to become one of just thirty contestants chosen to sing in the popular reality show. He also performed at the prestigious MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas for the USA World Showcase. He made his national debut with the single "Decision Time" (www.myspace.com/hakimrasheed) released on Koch Records in 2008 (now E1 Music), which is the biggest independent record label in America

    Ira Soul (updating)

  • 00:34

    The DJ Gatsby Show with Authors Nigeria Lockley, Khalil Hakim & Athena Dent

    in Entertainment

    Join me and  my guests 2015 Phylis Wheatley Award Winning Author Nigeria Lockley, Khalil Hakim & Athena Dent

    Nigeria Lockley possesses two Master's degrees, one in English Secondary Education, which she utilizes as an educator with the New York City Department of Education. Her second Master's degree is in Creative Writing. Born at Dawn is Nigeria's first published novel. Nigeria serves as the Vice President of Bridges Family Services, a not-for-profit organization that assists student parents interested in pursuing a degree in higher education. 

    Khalil Hakim was born on 05-12-1965 in Trenton, New Jersey to Leroy and Comedia Smith. He graduated from Trenton Central High School in 1983. He served in the USAF for 11yrs and traveled extensively living in Europe for 5 years and the Far East for 3 .In 1995  he was discharged from the USAF with an Honorable Discharged .In 1998 he received his Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications from DeVry University. He then moved to Dallas, TX, where Khalil worked for a variety of Fortune 500 companies in Dallas. 

    From a young age, Athena Dent knew her purpose in life and that was to be a humanitarian.   Besides being a former Social Worker (12 years), caring and nurturing infants/children (30 years), Educator, Mentor and Volunteer, she has always had one passion……….writing.   She began writing poetry at the age of 14 and while working in various professions, her writing evolved.   She decided to do screenwriting and after having her work was reviewed; it was recommended that she write novels.   

  • 01:00

    Wacky Wednesday With Abdul Hakim

    in Education

    We going to try something new on Wednesdays from now on. True to the name of the show, Ask Hakim The Truth, Wacky Wednesday is your day to do just that. Ask Abdul Hakim what ever you want an answer about. If you can't handle the Truth, then, Dont' ask !!!

  • 02:00

    Nmemindz: Black History 101 Mobile Museum with Khalid El-Hakim

    in Education

    Greetings: Professor Griff and ZaZa Ali welcomes Khalid El-Hakim "Black history 101 Mobile Museum" we will discuss the importance of collecting artifacts to tell our story. "Our story needs to be told to us by us" Tuesday Jan 27th 2015 8pm est.

  • 03:00

    Girl Talk Thursday w/ Guest Hakim Crampton

    in Music

    Hosts: Carter Blue Dawn Duchess and Danaya Azure 

    Guest: Hakim Crampton 

    Hakim Nathaniel Crampton is the Founding Director of A.M.E.N. 4 Youth, LLC where he oversees the implementation of S.L.A.M. Lyrical Education and S.T.A.R.S. for at-risk youth. He is Youth Violence Prevention Advocate and Academic Mentor in which he is very active across the state of Michigan in partnering with statewide organizations and groups combating violence in schools and local communities impacted by gun violence and drugs. Crampton created the curriculum workbook S.L.A.M. Spoken Lyrics with an Academic Mission, which engages academically low performing students with a unique academic mentorship fused with English Language Arts centered instruction using Spoken word, Lyrics, Song and Hip Hop history and education. S.L.A.M. is integrated with classroom course work, showing students how to turn their class assignments into a “Poetic Thesis” of sorts, in the form of academic SLAMs with students competing for a grade or extra points. SLAM Lyrical Education is currently being taught by Crampton in many schools throughout Michigan from grades 5-12. Hakim Crampton has completed two nationwide Spoken Word tours of Cafes and conferences performing pieces from his forthcoming semi-poetic-bio “Exegetically Speaking.” Hakim currently works for The Student Advocacy of Michigan as a Youth Voice facilitator.


  • 01:59

    KTL RADIO presents THE END OF THE WORLD ft Hakim Bey aka MOORPHEUS

    in News

    Join KNOW THE LEDGE RADIO as we are joined by none other than Moorpheus aka Hakim Bey.
    Brother Bey has returned from one of his EPIC vision quests and he has a revelation to reveal to the family.
    In the words of MOORPHEUS: "Wait until you hear about what has happened. You probably won't believe it but you can be made a zombie at any moment now. Some have already been activated. What is about to happen is serious but can be survived if you're serious. Free yourselves now! It won't be easy initially but it can be done. There is a MAJOR problem, but I have a MAJOR solution. We now stand at the crossroads of Heaven & Hell and the choice is yours for which one you will experience. I will part the RED SEA and show you the true path to freedom. It's time for the EXODUS!



    in Spirituality


  • 02:19


    in Lifestyle

    Guest Abdul Hakim Yamini will guide a powerful and poignant discussion into exploring education in mind, body and spirit unity with the highest principles of individual life and collective welfare. .When the idea of learning is referred to, getting an education is usually thought of.  And, to get a superior education is believed to be able to go to the best educational institutions-schools, colleges, universities. Where does the human individual, family foundation, community responsibility, national obligations and global consciousness fit into the form of education for humankind?   Be ready to "Turn our faces steadily and truly to the faith" Take notes on ways to apply the understanding of education rightly, the only remedy that can reverse and prevent the dangers of ignorance and indignation of poverty. JOIN US, Call (714) 816-7643. INVITE OTHERS.  listen to previous informative episodes.


  • 01:46

    Y.I.A. "Teen Dating Violence" with guest Hakim Nathaniel Crampton

    in Radio

    Join us for another episode of Youth in Action, tonight we will be speaking on "Teen Dating Violence". We have guest Hakim Nathaniel Crampton with us tonight. 

    About Hakim: Hakim Crampton is the founding director of A.M.E.N. 4 Youth, an academic mentoring network dedicated to educating youth through Spoken Word and Hip Hop. Hakim is an award winning poet, a neo soul spoken word recording artist, an education activist and youth violence prevention advocate. Hakim is the creator of the award winning curriculum Lyrical Education and a nationally known motivational speaker in schools and juvenile centers across America.