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There's a Single Mom Revolution starting right here and right now. We're going to be leading it, with a group of successful single moms, and together we're going to give you all of the tools, ideas, strategies and hope you need to make it happen. Get ready! Here we go ...
Hey there Tea Sippers!! We have got a treat for you today.... First, she was just here a few weeks ago, and now she asked to come back along with her beautiful daughter in law and Dish some more Tea about this new clothing line for women that is going to revolutionize the way women feel and look when wanting to get fit and striving toward better health and wellness.
The legendary Icon, a Black Woman who Rocks honoree, and multi grammy award winning artist, Ms. Dionne Warwick, along with Mrs. Luana Elliott will be launching their brand new clothing line, HEALTHY GAL which will focus on flexibility and fashion as well as comfort and style with a Brazillian cultural flare.
Then we will get into another Don't Come out of a Bag, Wednesday where we will tackle a few things on my brain cells.
* This Religious Freedom Restoration Act: WTF?? Really??
* Racist email sent through Ferguson Police Department: And we wonder why??
* Missouri wants to tell folks what they cannot buy "Luxury Foods" on Food Stamps: ARE YOU SERIOUS???
This is going to be a deliciously hot pot of tea for your nerves baby. Be sure to have your crumpets ready!
Joyce speaks with Ellen Matloff, geneticist, about her newest venture, MyGeneCounsel.
Ellen Matloff, MS, CGC is the President and CEO of My Gene Counsel. Ellen is the founder and former director of the Cancer Genetic Counseling Program at Yale School of Medicine and a lead plaintiff in the 2013 United States Supreme Court gene patent case. Ellen has authored more than 50 scientific publications in the field, is an established educator, lecturer and media spokesperson and has received national awards for her ongoing patient advocacy efforts.
She was the 2013 honoree of ArtBra New Haven for her work with hereditary breast cancer, and particularly for helping to challenge the validity of patenting the genes for breast cancer.
Ellen’s area of special interest is BRCA I and BRCA II mutations, which vastly increase the probability of a carrier developing breast and/or ovarian cancer. For the past 18 years, she has been dedicated to patient and provider issues in cancer genetic counseling, and the impact of genetic patents on patients and clinical practice.
Ellen was one of the lead plaintiffs in Association of Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, the landmark case before the U.S. Supreme Court, which challenged the validity of patenting naturally-occurring substances from the human body. Myriad Genetics had patented the BRCA I and II genes, and held the monopoly on testing. This effectively froze research, and made necessary testing unaffordable for many patients, leaving them to make huge decisions about their treatment without vital information. Ellen worked tirelessly for the interests of breast cancer patients and their families.
Authors on the Air host presents steampunk and YA romance author Jacqueline E. Garlick. This is what she has to say: My writing style has been described as edgy and rule-breaking, and by some--a touch Tim Burton-esque. Because of this, I am often referred to as the Quentin Tarantino of YA among writing friends. Lumière--A Romantic Steampunk Fantasy--my debut novel, is the recipient of an indieBRAG Medallion!!! (LUMIERE by Jacqueline E. Garlick is a B.R.A.G.Medallion Honoree. This tells a reader that this book is well worth their time and money!) Book II of the ILLUMINATION PARADOX SERIES is available now. Please check out my young adult contemporary romantic/mystery serial, IF ONLY, where reluctant telepathic sleuth Kyla Cooper must embrace her powers and risks all to solve the mystery of what happened to her boyfriend Denver Munro, becoming his voice of truth, before he has no voice at all... Buy Jackie's books here http://amzn.to/1Fh2DPy.
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Come and join us, Sunday, 3/22 at 7:30pm! Be a part of the conversation and get to know the stories of our 2015 Spirit Awards honorees. Ms Sandra Wilks, our Network Marketer of the year recipent. Her passion for communications, conversations and community connections pave the way for her to be featured and highlighted at this year's award ceremony. Mr Howard Blackson Jr, a local councilman, civil leader and humble man will be recognized as our Community Service Award honoree for his dedicated service and interest for the community of Darby borough and beyond. Come here their stories and be a part of the dialogue. Hosted by Dr. Reggie Siles, founder and executive director for the Spirit of A Dove Business Ministries.
Plug into the dialogue with Richard Benton of the Christopher Arnold AA, Inc, representing the Darby-Township Eagles Football team and the Spirit Awards Organization of the year and Mrs Darlene Hill, our Women in Ministry honoree, representing Union United Methodist church and the Darby borough community. They both bring a wealth of compassion and service to our community. Be a part of the blessings by calling in to the broadcast on Sunday at 7:30pm est.
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Please join me Monday 03/16/15 @ 8:30 PM EST Call In #917-932-1078 for the CAPBuilder Talk radio show where we will discuss Changing The World One Person At A Time. Joining me this episode will be James M. Bailey, Chief Executive Officer for the Atlanta Market of Operation HOPE.
Recognized at the White House as a “Champion of Change” for following in the footsteps of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, selected as one of the 10 Most Outstanding Young People of Atlanta, and named to both Georgia Trend Magazine and the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 40 Under 40 “Best and Brightest Leaders of the Future”, James has received numerous awards and recognition for his dedication, including the Boy Scouts of America, Whitney M. Young National Community Service Medallion, the Martin Luther King Jr, Drum Major for Service Award, New Leaders Council - National Leadership Award, a 2012 Young and Powerful - Rising Star Honoree, and in 2011 was honored with a Presidential Volunteer Service Award from the Obama Administration
Glennisha Morgan is the Founder and Publisher of The Fembassy, an award-winning blog that is solely dedicated to women MCs. Morgan is also a multimedia journalist, writer, photographer and filmmaker. She's covered culture, music, entertainment, queer and women's issues for over five years. Her writing has appeared in a myriad of publications including, The Huffington Post, Ebony, Vibe Vixen, Hot New Hip Hop, Elixher, Ikons Magazine, Digiwaxx, Autostraddle and AOL. Her poetry has been included in an anthology titled "Colored girls", 2010.
In 2009, Morgan was a honoree at the Women of Hip Hop Awards. In 2010, she was featured in BET’s first original music documentary, ‘My Mic Sounds Nice’ and was noted as one of the most inspiring Black women on Twitter by ForHarriet.com.
1. ART & RESOLUTION: Films of Afro-Cuban Life and History, Thursdays, 2/5, 12, 19 at 6:30pm @ MoAD
Cornelius Moore is Co-Director of the 46 year old Bay Area social issue film distributor/producer California Newsreel as well as a film programmer focused on work from the Black World. Mr. Moore joins us to talk about the Cuban film series her has curated for the Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD), Mission @ Third in San Francisco. www.moadsf.org
2. African American Educators Professional Development Summit, Jan. 30 (reception & awards), Jan. 31 (summit)
Bobbie Brooks, Board Member and Co-Founder of The African American Regional Educational Alliances www.theaarea.org & (510) 614-3000
Laura Babitt, 2015 Educational Service Award Honoree
3. Black Arts Movement West, Celebrating 50 Years @ Laney College, Sat. Feb. 7, 10 AM - 9 PM 510-200-4164
Marvin X is a playwright in the true spirit of the Black Arts Movement (BAM). His most well-known BAM play, entitled Flowers for the Trashman, deals with generational difficulties and the crisis of the Black intellectual as he deals with education in a white-controlled culture. Marvin received his MA in English/Creative writing from San Francisco State University, 1975. He has taught at San Francisco State University, Fresno State University, UC Berkeley and San Diego, Mills College, Merritt and Laney Colleges in Oakland, University of Nevada, Reno.
His latest book is the Wisdom of Plato Negro, parables/fables, Black Bird Press, Berkeley. He currently teaches at his Academy of da Corner, 14th and Broadway, downtown Oakland, Lakeshore on Saturdays, & Sundays at the Berkeley Flea Market: www.blackbirdpressnews.blogspot.com
As America’s baby boomers moved into their mid teens, Gary began his professional career. For his first hit, "New Orleans," attention was brought to the record by having promotional copies sent to radio stations in sleeves inscribed "Buy U.S. Bonds" - hence at age 19, Gary Anderson became Gary U.S. Bonds.
The follow-up was the now legendary 'party' record, “Quarter to Three,” a number one hit with a spirit and energy that would eventually inspire and influence a generation.
Over the next three years, Bonds co-wrote and recorded hit after good-time hit: ”School is Out," "School is In," "Dear Lady Twist," "Twist, Twist Senora," "Seven Day Weekend" and others. He performed throughout the world, rising to a status so high that on a 1963 tour of Europe, he headlined above a group of relative newcomers… The Beatles.
A rare distinction for Gary is that he managed to transcend the decades with hits. His inspiration for Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt, who had grown up on Bonds' music led to a chance meeting in 1980. A friendship developed and, shortly after, a musical collaboration which resulted in Bonds' "Dedication" and "On the Line" LPs, with singles: "This Little Girl Is Mine,” "Out of Work," "Jole Blon" and "Daddy's Come Home". Reviews noted “…His gritty, soulful and powerful vocals… even better than before…” A Rhythm & Blues Foundation honoree and a genuine treasure of American music.
Our guests this morning are Angie Silverman and Rick Norris.
Angie Silverman is Co-Founder and President of the non-profit Foundation of Local Arts which showcases local arts and raises funds for local arts education. Angie is an active member of the South Bay community and is always looking for ways to enhance the local urban beach lifestyle by working with community and business leaders in the South Bay. Her professional focus and expertise has been, and remains, directed towards project initiatives in the public and private sectors that improve and preserve the community, business and physical environment. Angie holds a Master’s of Science in Urban and Regional Planning and has practiced urban planning for over 10 years. She was a Downtown Planner for four years and implemented a prosperous downtown social and business environment. In addition, Angie was a Campaign Manager, bringing Portia Cohen to office as Mayor of Manhattan Beach and subsequently, David Lesser to office as Mayor of Manhattan Beach.
Rick Norris is Co-Founder, Board Member, CFO of FOLA and co-creator of its annual Jazz Camp for middle school and high school musicians in Manhattan Beach. Rick earned a Bachelor of Science from U.C.L.A. and after receiving his Certified Public Accountant certificate, he earned a Juris Doctor from Southwestern University School of Law. In 1992, he founded Rick E Norris, Accountancy Corporation. His firm consults to a variety of individuals and small and medium-sized businesses on a variety of strategic planning and business topics.
This morning, we’re going to discuss the upcoming FOLA Annual Fundraiser. The event takes place on Saturday, January 31 at the private residence of FOLA event Honoree Bob Salim.
~~Hello Everyone! My name is Michelle Cornwell Jordan, I am your host!
~~The definition of Maverick is an unorthodox or independent-minded person.
Also called a TrailBlazer! I have the pleasure of chatting with one of these "Thinking Outside The Box Artists" tonight Author Speculative Fiction Author Jacqueline E. Garlick!
Jacqueline E. Garlick: I'm Jacqueline Garlick, author of young adult and new adult fiction. I love strong heroines, despise whiny sidekicks, and adore a good story about a triumphant underdog. (Don't you?). Lumière--A Romantic Steampunk Fantasy--my debut novel, is the recipient of an indieBRAG Medallion!!! B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree October 15, 2014) I am so proud! (LUMIERE by Jacqueline E. Garlick is a B.R.A.G.Medallion Honoree. This tells a reader that this book is well worth their time and money!) Book II of the ILLUMINATION PARADOX SERIES, is out January 26th, now on pre-order.
Also, check out my young adult contemporary romantic/mystery serial, IF ONLY, where reluctant telepathic sleuth Kyla Cooper must embrace her powers and risks all to solve the mystery of what happened to her boyfriend Denver Munro, becoming his voice of truth, before he has no voice at all...
I love hearing from READERS! Please contact me, either at my website: www.jacquelinegarlick.com, or catch up with me on twitter @garlick books, or on facebook: http://bit.ly/jegarlickfb.