Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

  • 00:04

    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.

  • 02:29

    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.

  • 02:35

    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. 

  • 01:00

    The BCS Experience: History-Arts-Culture-Politics in Review and Discussion

    in Education

    “Rev. Dr. DLC Boyce and: Let's Talk-U – my monthly...advice program...to help you...become a better you...!!!”


     
    This week’s topic:  “A Time for Prophets...!!! - What's...The PLAN...???”

    This is the story on this week’s…The BCS Experience!


                   
    Really Cool People...all across the country will be tuning-in to "The BCS Experience: History-Arts-Culture-Politics in Review & Discussion" – live – every Wednesday – 5-6 pm (EST) on www.goproradio.com.



    Watch "The BCS Experience…" - live on - http://www.ustream.tv/channel/go-pro-radio-network.


    If you're xtra cool...you'll call in to voice your opinion 347-884-9839.  Call-in… because I want to hear from you.

  • 03:58

    Abayomi Azikiwe of The Pan-African Newswire - President Obama's trip to Kenya

    in Culture

    The African History Network Show, Thursday, July 30th, 9:00pm-12midnight EST (6:00pm-9pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep.  Our guest will be Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African Newswire.  We’ll discuss President Obama’s recent trip to Africa, Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Detroit home foreclosures and African American businesses being pushed out of downtown Detroit and more. Call in with your Questions/Comments or to listen to the show at 914-338-1375.


    1) Abayomi Azikiwe, will discuss the impact of President Obama’s recent trip to Kenya and Ethiopia and AG Loretta Lynch.   3) The killer of Sam Dubose lied in his Police Report and was indicted for Murder yesterday.   4) Atty Monique Pressely recently spoke with NewsOne now about the Bill Cosby case and corrected distortions in the media.  6) We’ll share a very special message from Dr. Claud Anderson explaining how we need to chase resources and stop chasing Civil Rights.  5) This date in African American History.


     


    Help Support The African History Network.  If you like the information that we share on our show and the articles and videos on our Facebook FanPage, “The African History Network” you can support us at our website www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com and click on the "Donate" button to help us stay on the air.

  • 01:00

    Indycar's Simona de Silvestro, Catholicism history and Panther conservation

    in Travel

    On today’s show World Footprints explores the plight of the endangered Panther, we chat with one of the rising IZOD Indycar stars Simona de Silvestro, and we also view Catholicism through the lens with Father Robert Barron.  As a special bonus, we added some sound bytes and interviews from the DC Stop Modern Slavery walk to end human trafficking.


    Panthers once roamed the entire southeastern United States; from Florida to South Carolina and Louisiana.  However, the panther was added to the Endangered Species List in 1967 and today the remaining population is isolated in South Florida.   The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is at the forefront of the Panther conservation efforts and Park Ranger Sandy Mickey from the Florida Panther & Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuges joins us today to talk about some of these initiatives. 


    Then, we enjoyed a chat with one of the IZOD Indycar series rising stars, Simona de Silvestro.  Simona is one of a handful of female Indycar racers and she is one of the most prominent racecar drivers on the track.   She is the first woman in Atlantic Series history to have earned the most wins and pole positions, and the IZOD Indycar Rising Star Award.  Finally, we will talk to Father Robert Barron, the Francis Cardinal George Professor of Faith and Culture at Mundelein Seminary and a priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago, about his PBS series Catholicism. This documentary illustrates the history and treasures of a global religion shared by more than one billion people around the world by exploring art, architecture, literature, music and all the riches of the Catholic tradition. 

  • 02:36

    Sam Dubose killing, 5 Black Women dead in Police Custody, Chicago Riot of 1919

    in Culture

    Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Wed. July, 29th, 10pm-12midnight EST (7pm – 9pm PST) 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/ or by downloading the "TuneIn Radio" app to your smartphone and search for "Empowerment Radio Network" or at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    1) The Officer who shot and killed Sam Dubose in Cincinnati has been indicted by a Grand Jury and fired from his job.  2) There have been 5 African American Women who have been found dead in jail since Mid-July. We'll talk about these cases.  3) Monique Pressley, Atty for Bill Cosby talks about the case on News One Now and dispels some myths about the 2005 deposition.  4) This date in African American History and The 1919 Chicago Riot Sparked By The Drowning Of A Black Teenager.


     


     

  • April Taylor, Social Justice Coordinator of Your Black World #SayHerName

    in Culture

    Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Tues. July, 28th, 10pm-12midnight EST with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network. Our guest will be April Taylor, The Social Justice Coordinator of Your Black World.  We’ll talk about #SandraBland, #BlackLivesMatters, recent Police Shootings of African Americans and more.  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/ or by downloading the "TuneIn Radio" app to your smartphone and search for "Empowerment Radio Network" or at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    Help Support The African History Network.  If you like the information that we share on our show and the articles and videos on our Facebook FanPage, “The African History Network” you can support us at our website www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com and click on the "Donate" button to help us stay on the air.


     

  • 02:19

    America: losing it's history & future. What is The State of the American Mind?

    in Politics Conservative

    Program TIme 8AM-10AM EST


    Instead of acquiring a richer and fuller knowledge of U.S. history and civics, American students and adults display astounding ignorance of them, and their blindness is matched by their indifference to the problem.  Our political sphere is now understood as a contest of group interests.  Patriotism and the common good are quaint notions.  Individualism has evolved from “rugged” versions of the past into group identities and entitlement-seeking.  People pay more attention to their Facebook page than to the newspaper.  Self-reliance has become a spurious boast (“You didn’t build that”) and dependency has become a tactical claim.  Instead of upholding basic liberties, more and more Americans accept restrictions on speech, freedom of association, rights to privacy, and religious conscience.


    After sharing my views on what is happening to America History, nationally renowned writer and social critic, Mark Bauerlein (Senior Editor at First Things and Professor of English at Emory Universit, and author) will join us to discuss "The State of the American Mind". 


    Hope you will join us "In the Pickle Barrel".

  • LET'S GO BACK WITH THE LEGENDARY "OTIS REDDING" ON THE MINI CONCERT STAGE ! !

    in Music

    PLEASE JOIN ME TUESDAY MORNING FROM 9A-11A CST FOR "THE DOCTOR ICE MORNING SHOW" WHERE PERFORMING ON THE MINI CONCERT STAGE AT 10:00AM WILL BE THE LEGENDARY SOUL LEGEND " OTIS REDDING ". TO CATCH THE SHOW PLEASE GO TO MY LIVE STATION SITE AT WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM/DOCTOR-ICE AND CLICK ON THE SHOW FOR THE DAY, OR TO LISTEN BY PHONE PLEASE CALL MY LIVE REQUEST LINE NUMBER AT (646) 478-4755 OR GO TO MY FACEBOOK PAGE AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/TONYAKINS1961 AND CLICK ON THE LINK.

  • 01:40

    Thuli Dumakude- A History Lesson not in a classroom

    in Culture

    Africa the motherland and where there are many storytellers passing on traditions to the African and African American Communities. The stories told answer questions of history, tell of lessons passed on and taught to generation after generation. Through oral tradition the storytellers pass on folktales, traditional knowledge, practices and the richness of the people. History is in the word spoken by storytellers. Thuli will join us and talk about South Africa and through her stories about the young generation and the growth of South Africa. She will talk about how Africa has stayed true to nature and it’s cultural. Thuli will also grace us with stories and information about a new generation that is thriving in Africa. Thuli stated all eyes are on Africa and there is a new birth in the continent. Thuli is winner of the Sir Lawrence Olivier Award in London and the Obie in New York for her lead role in Poppie Nongena. She’s the winner of three (3) Audelco Awards in New York for writing, directing and performing her one woman show Buya, Africa, she also won the FNB Vita Award when she performed Buya Africa at the Civic theatre in Johannesburg South Africa.Thuli played Rafiki in the Lion King on Broadway, Poppie Nongena in New York, London, Toronto, Australia and Chicago. She performed Bongi in Bongi’s Journey at Crossroads theatre in New Brunswick, Lost in the Stars, Kamadonsela (Lady Macbeth) in Welcome Msomi’s Umabatha in South Africa, London, Israel and New York City. Halala the musical at The Ariel off broadway, Sheila’s Day at Crossroads Theatre in New Brunswick, Grahamstown Festival and The Market Theatre in Johannesburg, Madre, in Juan Darien, directed by Julie Taymor. She just played the role of grandma in Generations at Soho Rep.Thuli is currently at The Playroom Playroom Theater in NYC performing in Africa My Beautiful.