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  • 01:27

    Who are the working poor?

    in Radio

    The show will explore the hardships that many working Americans face daily earning minimum pay.  These Americans are often victims of systematic forms of usary and encounter difficulties rising above poverty lines.  Does God have a plan or are christians supposed to remain in poverty? It is often said that Jesus was made poor so that we might become rich. What does that mean for us as Christians today?  Jesus also said that the poor would be with us always, so how do we distinguish between that scripture and what God wants us to have? We will examine ways to transform the lives of the working poor while exploring the biblical principles of tithing, giving and receiving.

  • 02:39

    High Cost of Being Poor

    in Culture

    Please join us Sunday at 10AM CST as we discuss the high cost of being poor.  The protests across America has brought to light how Blacks, Native Americans, and Latinos are unfairly targeted with broken windows policing.  This creates a system that is sustained by fines and fees that perpetuates white supremacy.


    The dial in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the hosts.  You can Skype as well as create reminders.

  • 00:55

    War on the Poor and the TPP. Open Conversation on "Lunch with Louden"

    in Politics

    Lunch with Louden offers important live discussion covering a broad range of subject. Today join guest host John Henry on Coffee Party Radio's Lunch with Louden as we take your calls and discuss issues including how the cycle of fines and imprisonment has created a 'war on the poor' in America, and the sharp divide over the Trans-Pacific Partnership - who's right, who's wrong, and why? Plus we'll be looking forward to hearing from YOU live tomorrow at 3pmEST/Noon Pacific on 'Lunch with Louden!'

  • 01:05

    THE POOR FARM OF JOLIET, IL WITH JORIANNE AND GINA WYSOCKI

    in Spirituality

    Join your host Jorianne The Coffee Psychic and her guest Gina Wysocki tonight April 15, 2015  as we discuss Joleit's "Poor Farm" a place in years gone by where when they had no place else to put the sick and unwanted, they would end up on the door steps of the poor farm.


    Streamed live every Wednesday night at 8:00PM ou are welcome to call into the show to ask Gina Questions and also to Ask Jorianne a psychic Question.


    the number to call is 1-347-633-9404 and to get in touch with Jorianne The coffee psychic for a more in deapth reading  or to schedule a Psychic house party you can call her at 219-940-9292

  • 00:38

    The Poor Door

    in Politics

     


    Tenants gathered in the community room of Stonehenge Village, an Upper West Side rental complex, to hear about its new gym. Management explained that only market-rate tenants — fewer than 40 percent of the residents — would have access, Jean Green Dorsey, the president of the tenant association.“I had a room full of people going crazy,” said Ms. Dorsey, who has lived in the building since 1972 in a rent-stabilized unit. Ms. Dorsey pays $1,107 a month for a two-bedroom with a terrace and views of Harlem. New York Times
     Extell, was approved under a city program meant to incentivize affordable housing, New York's Department of Housing Preservation and Development The 33-story building, now under construction at 40 Riverside Boulevard on the Upper West Side, will contain 219 luxury units facing the Hudson River. There will also be a segment on floors two through six that will contain 55 street-facing units for the building's poorer residents. This segment will have a Poor Door.Residents living in the lower-income part of 40 Riverside will be prohibited from using the attractive amenities commonly found in Extell properties, including a gym and a swimming pool.

  • 01:27

    The Working Poor

    in Radio

    The show will explore the hardships that many working Americans face daily earning minimum pay.  These Americans are often victims of systematic forms of usary and encounter difficulties rising above poverty lines.  We will examine ways to transform the lives of the working poor while exploring the biblical principles of tithing, giving and receiving.  

  • 02:00

    The ALFO Show :: "The Robber Barons of Congress" :: Stealing from the Poor

    in Politics Progressive

    he ALFO Show


    ADVANCED URBAN PROGRESSIVE ALTERNATIVE Poliitical TALK RADIO


    Tonight: "The Robber Barons of America"


    While we are not looking, the Congress is working to steal from the poor, repackage and give it to the rich corporations and 1%ers. REPEAL THE ESTATE TAX??? Really ?


     Join us in the discussion. ALFO will drill down.


    The Nexus of Politics, Truth and Common Sense? LIVE and call-in broadcast which reviews, analyzes and discusses the major political events and consequences in America. From government policy to congressional and executive decisions. From public policy to public outrage . . . it is ADVANCED URBAN PROGRESSIVE POLITICAL TALK RADIO. THE ALFO SHOW provides political Insight, Analysis and Review.


    ALFO challenges the weak, knee bending, shadow fearing leadership and politics in America. EveryFriday night he is challenging Black people to pick up the mantle. He provides a scathing critique of racist politicians, corporate controlled and paid for public policy maker and those who support them.


    Follow ALFO on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheALFOShow


    ALFO is ON THE AIR and ON the CASE


    Email alfo@truthworksnetwork.com


    Website http://www.truthworks.wordpress.com


    ALFO serving his politics with Hot Grits.

  • 01:00

    Politics Done Right - Is welfare for the rich the same as welfare for the poor?

    in Politics

    Today I will be exploring whether welfare for the rich has the same implications as welfare for the poor. Last night Bill Maher said the following.


    "Republicans are right," Bill Maher said "Not having to work and getting free money does mess people up. That's why they love to talk about work, the virtue of work, the right to work, workfare, the dignity that comes with work.


    In fact there is only one thing conservatives believe in more than work. And that is the God given right of rich people to leave all their money to their kids so they never have to work a day in their lives. ...


    I mean think about it. Republicans are on board with taxing people's income, their investments, property, food, gas, booze, cigarettes, everything you buy, even your retirement. Those are all OK. But the one thing that must remain tax free is when money falls from the sky and lands in the lap of [explicative] Hilton. ...


    If the tough love of cutting off free money for the poor is the right thing to do how can we stand by and do any less for the Conrad Hiltons of the world. They've never known the dignity of work either. Shouldn't we be helping them by taxing inheritance at one hundred percent?"

  • 01:00

    Politics Done Right - Is welfare for the rich the same as welfare for the poor?

    in Politics Progressive

    Today I will be exploring whether welfare for the rich has the same implications as welfare for the poor. Last night Bill Maher said the following.


    “Republicans are right,” Bill Maher said “Not having to work and getting free money does mess people up. That’s why they love to talk about work, the virtue of work, the right to work, workfare, the dignity that comes with work.


    In fact there is only one thing conservatives believe in more than work. And that is the God given right of rich people to leave all their money to their kids so they never have to work a day in their lives. …


    I mean think about it. Republicans are on board with taxing people’s income, their investments, property, food, gas, booze, cigarettes, everything you buy, even your retirement. Those are all OK. But the one thing that must remain tax free is when money falls from the sky and lands in the lap of [explicative] Hilton. …


    If the tough love of cutting off free money for the poor is the right thing to do how can we stand by and do any less for the Conrad Hiltons of the world. They’ve never known the dignity of work either. Shouldn’t we be helping them by taxing inheritance at one hundred percent?”


    You can also find previous episodes on YouTube here.


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  • 01:49

    WHY ARE POOR PEOPLE POOR AND RICH PEOPLE RICH?

    in Lifestyle

    WHY ARE POOR PEOPLE POOR AND RICH PEOPLE RICH? TONIGHT WE ARE GOING TO LOOK AT SOME THINGS THAT YOU HAVE ASKED YOURSELF OVER AND OVER AGAIN. WHY ARE POOR PEOPLE POOR AND RICH PEOPLE RICH?


     


    IS IT BECAUSE OF HOW THE RICH OR POOR ARE PARENTS RAISED THEM OR IS IT BECAUSE THEY HAD MONEY IN THE FIRST PLACE?


     


    THE ANSWER I GIVE YOU MAY UPSET YOU, BUT THERE IS A REASON WHY THE POOR IS POOR AND THE RICH IS RICH.
     

  • 00:30

    FACING the Poor

    in Lifestyle

    This week on Roundtable with Stephanie Robinson, Stephanie addresses the troubling and ongoing challenge of poverty in America. Though the media and our national conversation regularly neglects the harsh realities of our nation’s poor, poverty remains a critical issue affecting an alarming number of families and individuals. So here, in 2014, who are these individuals? What do they look like and how old are they? And, most importantly, are we ready to face the issue? 


    Joining us to address some of these challenging questions is Peter Edelman, Professor of Law at Georgetown Law Center and Faculty Co-Director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty, Inequality and Public Policy; Angela Glover Blackwell, CEO of PolicyLink, a research and action institute advancing economic and social equity; and Eric Hauser, President of The Hauser Group, an organization committed to the public interest. Together we will take a close look at this serious issue, its current state and its impact while discussing ways of tackling the problem. 


    It is time to gather at the Roundtable as Stephanie Robinson delivers hot topics, deep talk and a little bit of uplift. Roundtable with Stephanie Robinson... pull up a chair.