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  • 01:03

    Episode 278: Betrayal, leadership, loyalty, and redemption: Task Force VIOLENT

    in Military

    Loyalty goes both ways, the old saying goes. One shows loyalty up the chain, because one expects the same in the other direction.  They system, however, is built upon the timbers of the imperfect human condition. 


    What happens when you have conflicting narratives, but the system that you thought was there to serve you as you served it decides to take the counter-narrative without question? 


    Is there a point where a leader accepts that there is no loyalty above, and as a result, has to redouble his loyalty to those under him?


    The story of Task Force VIOLENT is one of inspired unit level leadership, and nightmarishly twisted priorities up the chain; of brave men caught in a modern day, real time, Kafkaesque circle.


    Following up on his 5-part series, Task Force Violent: The Unforgiven - the Tragic Betrayal of and Elite Marine Corps Commando Unit, our guest for the full hour will be MilitaryTimes journalist Andrew deGrandpre.

  • 00:32

    GATE 4 Task Force Hope (Part 1)

    in Christianity

    Award winning artist Carl US Ace Childs will start to share some of his personal experiences in being a critical part of the greatest debris operation in the history of the United States.  "There is about a years worth of stories to tell."  Happy Birthday to all of our March Birthday's.  "March is the greatest month to have a birthday!"  This episode is sponsored by Carl's Gallery!

  • 01:03

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Patrick Sullivan is the chief executive officer of the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency. He works with the NSTA board of directors to set the long-term strategy for tourism and deliver sustainable growth for the industry.


    Patrick has been General Manager and President for both start-up and large organizations, including Indigo.ca, Toronto.com and Workopolis.com. He has also worked for Procter and Gamble, McCain Food Ltd., Moosehead Breweries Ltd., and Upper Canada Brewing Company, specializing in marketing and digital marketing.

    Patrick enjoys running and has participated in a number of marathons. In October of 2011, he completed a 250 km run across the Sahara Desert, helping to raise over $100,000 for the National Advertising Benevolent Association.  Accepting a tourism industry challenge, he recently participated in the 2013 Blue Nose Marathon.


    Sgt. Craig Marshall Smith is a 18th year veteran of Canada's national police force the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. He is a descendant of both Black Loyalists who came to Nova Scotia from the USA in 1784 and Black Refugees of the War of 1812. 

    Craig is also an author and historian on African Canadian achievements and the journey of Black men and women who serve in the RCMP. 
     


     

  • 00:41

    News - LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE-YOUTH MILLER PT. 1-Ohio - Colson Task Force

    in News

    LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE


    FOR YOUTH MILLER PT. 1


    News that Matters


    USSC - Ohio


    Colson Task Force

  • 01:01

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Professional golfer and educator Renee Powell is one of only six rican American women to ever play on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour. She is the first woman of color to be elected to membership in the PGA of America.


    She is the daughter of the late William Powell, the only African-American to design, build, own, and operate a golf course in the United States. Mr. Powell was inducted posthumously March 12, 2013, into the PGA Golf Professional Hall of Fame.


     


    Jamie Leno Zimron Sensei- (Master Instructor) is the creator of KiAi Golf and The KiAi Way Inc. and is a pioneer in providing holistic trainings for peak performance on all the playing fields of life: business, family, health, spirituality, the arts, sports – and of course the golf course.  Jamie is a Class A LPGA Teaching Professional, 5th Degree Aikido Black Belt, Somatic Psychologist, Mind-Body Fitness Trainer, Corporate Speaker, and international Citizen’s Diplomat. She was a state and national junior golf champion, and as a senior player has won a number of pro titles and gold medals (in the Maccabiah Games, international Jewish Olympics).


     

  • 01:02

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Beverly Cox site manager for the Black Loyalist Heritage Society was living in Shelburne and raising her first daughter. One day, some community members approached her about the importance of Birchtown and keeping their history alive. Thus began an over-20-year relationship with the BLHS. Cox has many roles as Site Manager. She runs the site, hires summer staff and interpretive guides, makes sure the location is in impeccable shape, and ensures that visitors thoroughly enjoy their experience. Cox is also involved in fundraising for the interpretive centre and is the centre’s project manager. Of all of her roles, she loves the ones that let her interact with people the most. “I really enjoy meeting new people … So that’s my favourite part – giving our tour and partnering with other organizations to highlight our African Nova Scotian history.”


     

  • 01:23

    National Scouting Report Talks Soccer Scouting with Gil & Daniel

    in Sports

    Welcome to National Scouting Report's Blogtalk Radio Show.  This show will feature college soccer recruiting.  NSR has been helping high school athletes obtain athletic and academic scholarships for over 35 years.  College coaches from all over the United States depend on NSR for accurate and dependable scouting reports on qualified student athletes.


    Gil Barkey is the Soccer Scouting Director for the western United States. Gil has a wealth of playing and coaching experience since his early days growing up in Argentina. His passion for helping players successfully transition from high school to college soccer is a direct response to his own college playing experience and all that soccer has provided his life. Gil continues to coach, consult, and mentor competitive club soccer players in his home state of Colorado. Gil loves the personal approach of NSR through daily interactions with college soccer coaches and college bound soccer prospects. Soccer runs through Gil's veins and carried across to his own two soccer playing daughters and the greatest soccer mom and wife of twenty years, Becky


    Daniel Gurtov has been coaching in South Florida for the past fifteen years. He has won multiple county championships in both soccer and flag football. He also serves as a commissioner with the City of Plantation for flag football. As an educator and coach he has mentored NFL player James White and several current NCAA D1 players in both football and women's soccer. Daniel currently is a club soccer coach for Sunrise SC out of Sunrise, Florida, which is the top womens program in South Florida. He also serves as their National Recruiting Coordinator and assists all their current players in the recruiting process. Daniel has been working with prospects for the past 3 years with NSR. Daniel has been a teacher for fifteen years and is married with 3 children.   #NSRsoccer

  • 00:09

    May the Force Be With You!

    in Finance

    William Morgan of Capital Management Group of the Carolinas takes a 30,000 foot point of view and discusses the economic stall in 1st Qtr.  Are we just treading water?  Exports, inventories, GDP, 3-month moving averages, weather, strong dollar and energy cutbacks.  Will the Fed raise rates?  Stay the course.  The rear view mirror is small and the windshield provides a bigger view!  May the Force Be With You! 

  • 00:12

    A Theory of Parenting - National Academy Museum NYC

    in Current Events

    Hello,


    Welcome to A Theory of Parenting on Blogtalkradio.com


    My name is Tammi Joyner


    I am your Host for the Show


    Today I am live from the National Academy Museum


    Address: Museum 1083 Fifth Avenue (at 89th Street) New York, NY 10128


    www.nationalacademy.org


    Exhibit: January 29, 2015 to May 3, 2015, 11 AM - 6 PM


    REVEALing Architecture


    REVEALing Architecture features work and projects by FXFOWLE Architects and artist Richard Haas in the Curatorial Lab.


    A Living Legacy


    Today, the Academy includes over 300 artists and architect members, with over 2,000 having been elected since the Academy’s founding. Owing to the vision of the Academicians who present their work upon induction into the Academy, our unique permanent collection now includes over 7,000 works.

  • 00:50

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Cleo Hearn-was the first African American to win calf roping event at Major Rodeo –– 1970 Denver National Western, and he was Rodeo participant at all major stock shows through out the United States and for


    37 consecutive years a rodeo participant at Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo. 


     


    Cleo retired after 33 year career at Ford Motor Company and currently he is a Rodeo Advisor Manager for Gold Buckle Network


     


    He is a member of the following organizations: Rodeo Producer, Cowboys of Color Rodeo Tour, Texas Black Rodeo PRCA Member –– Calf Roper, Member PRCA since 1959, John F. Kennedy Presidential Honor Guard, Boy Scouts of America, Long Star High School Rodeo Association, Southwest Colored Cowboys Association, Established American Black Cowboy Association in 1971,United States Calf Roping Association, Cowboys Calf Roper Association, Old Timers Rodeo Association, American Quarter Horse Association, National Cowboys of Color Museum Hall of Fame, Tennessee Walking Horse Association.

  • 00:58

    Love At Our Roots: How Freedom Became A Force For Change - James H. Commander

    in History

    James H. Commander utilized genealogical research techniques to author his book, Love At Our Roots: How Freedom Became A Force For Change.


    His book has been accepted into the prestigious Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, as well as, the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History in Atlanta, Georgia. His lecture focuses on using family research to uncover empowering heritage for future generations.


    Commander holds a Bachelor and Master's degree in arts, entertainment and media management from Columbia College of Chicago, Full Sail University.  He resides in Greenville, South Carolina with his family.


     


     

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