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    Homeschool History - coming this fall

    in Homeschooling

    Listen to what we're doing...what we're offering and why you and your children should join us!


    Our lessons are about American History, but will also include some geography, a little language lesson and information about some key people in our history.

  • 02:35

    The History of the Confederate Battle Flag

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Wed. June, 24th, 10pm-12midnight EST (7pm – 9pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network.  Listen online at http://tunein.com/radio/Empowerment-Radio-Network-s199313/ or by downloading the "TuneIn Radio" app to your smartphone and search for "Empowerment Radio Network" or at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    1) The debate over the Confederate Flag continues as States and Retailers come out against it.  We’ll deal with some of “The History of the Confederate Flag” and some little known facts about it. 2) Details about the Freddie Gray autopsy have been released and gives more insight into his injuries. 3)  Is President Obama snubbing African American Newspapers? 4) This date in African American History.


     


    Help Support The African History Network Crowdfunding Campaign.  We are trying to raise $200 today to reach our daily goal.  If 200 people donate at least $1 we will reach today’s goal.  Visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com and click on the “Donate” button. 

  • 00:31

    The History And Tradition of Christmas Trees

    in Social Networking

    WACR: BlogTalkRadio: The History and Tradition of Christmas Trees.When, where and who began the tradition of the beautifully decorated trees in our homes and what is its significance. How many of you know? Listen to Nick and Eva on Wednesday, December 10th, at 7:30 PM (EST). Call TOLL-FREE (323) 792 2931 to listen or comment. We look forward to hearing from you. This show is sponsored by A Few Good Books Publishing.


     

  • 02:29

    The Racial History of the Gospel Song "Amazing Grace"

    in Culture

    Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, June, 29th, 10pm-12midnight EST with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network.  CALL IN WITH Questions/Comments at 1-888-669-2281.  POST YOUR COMMENTS.  WE MAY READ THEM ON AIR.  Listen online at http://tunein.com/radio/Empowerment-Radio-Network-s199313/


     


    1) Did you see President Obama’s eulogy for Rev. Clementa Pinckney on Friday?  What did you think about it?  2) An activist on Saturday today down the Confederate Battle Flag at the South Carolina State Capitol.  Why?  What about the American Flag?  3) Legendary Educator Marva Collins has died at age 78.  4) There have been 6 Black churches in the South that have been set on fire. What’s going on?  5) This date in African American History – Muhammad Ali wins his case against the U.S. for refusing to be drafted in the U.S. Army, June 28th, 1971.

  • 02:08

    The History Of Christmas - Simulcast Broadcast/Lecture

    in Culture

    The Technical difficulties that we experienced LIVE have been fixed.  Enjoy the broadcast and this DVD Lecture is on Sale at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com. Item #743.  You can also email us at TheAHNShow@gmail.com for a copy of our DVD catalog which lists over 150 titles.
    This is a Special Broadcast of a LIVE lecture given by host Michael Imhotep.
    "SHOULD AFRICAN-AMERICANS CELEBRATE EUROPEAN HOLIDAYS: THE HISTORY OF CHRISTMAS”, Presentation & Discussion by Michael Imhotep of The African History Network Show. Saturday, Dec. 8th, 2012.
     
    This multi-media presentation will deal with the historical origins of Christmas. We’ll deal with the influence from various cultures, mythology and religion. Do you really know what you are celebrating?  Please forward to your Friends.
     
    Listen to "Part 2: The History of Christmas" on The African History Network Show, Sunday, Dec. 9th, 8pm-11pm EST @ http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2012/12/10/the-african-history-network-show-8pm-est.
    If you would like to make a donation to The African History Network you can email donations through PayPal to TheAHNShow@gmail.com.
    For a donation of only $5.00 you will receive a Video Download recording of this lecture. Item #744.
     
     
     

  • 03:56

    Jessica Holter of The Punany Poets, Part 2 Haitian Dominican History

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The African History Network Show, Thursday, 8pm-10pm EST with guest Jessica Holter founder of The Punany Poets.  She will talk about The Punany Poets, their upcoming Summer Tour Dates and their upcoming date in Detroit, MI on Friday, June 26th at 1515 Broadway.  Tickets are available at www.PunanyTickets.com. Call 510-600-9747 for Customer Service or to inquire about making special announcements, such as anniversaries and engagements at the show.  CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375.  Listen online LIVE and the archived show here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/06/19/jessica-holter-of-the-punany-poets-part-2-haitian-dominican-history.


    Part 2: “The Bloody Origins of the Dominican Republic’s Ethnic ‘Cleansing’ of Haitians”. We did Part 1 on Wednesday, June 17th. We'll continue this discussion on history lesson on tonight's show.  Hundreds of thousands of Haitians in The Dominican Republic stand to be deported.  


     


    On June 17th, 2015 in South Carolina, 9 people were shot at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.  This was Denmark Vesey's Church.  We'll talk about the shooting and the history of the Church.

  • 02:19

    The History of Memorial Day and it's African American Origins

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Mon. May, 25th, 10:00pm-12:00midnight EST (7:00pm-9:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep.  We'll discuss “The History of Memorial Day and It’s African American Origins”.  We’ll also talk about the acquittal of Office Michael Brelo in Cleveland Ohio. CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375.  Listen online LIVE and the archived show here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/26/the-history-of-memorial-day-and-its-african-american-origins or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.

  • 02:44

    Five on The Black Handside: The History of the “Dap” and African American Hands

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Wed. May, 27th, 10:00pm-12:00midnight EST (7:00pm-9:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network?  We’ll discuss “Five on The Black Handside: The History of the “Dap” and African American Handshakes”.  Did you ever wonder where the “Dap” came from, fist bumping, etc.?  CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375.  Listen online LIVE and the archived show here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/28/five-on-the-black-handside-the-history-of-the-dap-and-african-american-hands or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    1)  Five on The Black Handside, the history of the “Dap” and African American Handshakes. 2) Baltimore City Schools layoff notices go out.  3) The Justice Department issues reforms to fix Cleveland policing.  What is next? 4) This date in African American History – Elijah McCoy, Inventor

  • 00:46

    'The Missing Pages of the History of Voting, Crime & Policing' - 6/6/2015

    in History

    Join 'Missing Page Of History' on Sat., June , 2015 at 12 Noon EST. MPH will focus on the theme: 'The Missing Pages of the History of Voting, Crime & Policing.' We will also speak on some 'current events of the day.' Join Us by dailing in to (818) 337-0016 or go online at www.blogtalkradio.com/missing-pages-of-history-inc

  • 01:37

    Confederate Flag Debate, POTUS Uses the N-Word, This date in history

    in Culture

    We'll discuss current events on tonight's show.

  • 03:00

    Part 2 - The History of Christmas - Questions/Answers

    in Culture

    Listen to a Special Broadcast of The African History Network Show, Sunday, 8pm-11pm EST.  We'll review the LIVE Simulcast that Michael Imhotep did of his lecture "Should African-Americans Celebrate European Holidays: The History of Christmas" from Sat. Dec. 8th.  Since our broadcast was cut short due to technical difficulties we'll play exceprts of the lecture and deal with Questions and Answers TONIGHT.
    "Should African-Americans Celebrate European Holidays: The History of Christmas" DVD Lecture is onsale at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com. Item #743.  It’s on sale only $10 and is 3 hours.  You can also email us at TheAHNShow@gmail.com for a copy of our DVD catalog with over 150 titles
     
    The African History Network Show can be heard on Thursdays, 8pm - 11pm EST.  For more information please visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com or www.youtube.com/mjrob1914 or give us a call at (313) 462-0003.  You can listen to the show LIVE at 914-338-1375.