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  • 00:49

    Max Fennell: 1st Professional Black Triathlete

    in News

    Tune into tonight as IABT Radio Show for Triathletes, hosted by International Association of Black Triathletes (IABT) interviews a legend in his own time, Max Fennell. Max Fennell is the first and only Professional Black Triathlete on the planet earth and has achieved a status that is sure not to be the only one in African American history, we hope. 


    Tonight Max chats with IABT Radio Show for Triathletes on his challenges, adversities, and solutions to the most common triathlete concerns. Max provides strategies and tips for triathletes of all races, ethncities, gender, socio economic status and age. IABT knows and believes part of the key to changing the face of triathlons for African Americans is the investment of our youth triathlon organizations and let's hear what Max thinks as well. 


    Learn more about IABT at www.theiabt.org


    To be a guest, advertise, or become a sponsor, email iabtriathletes@gmail.com for more information.


    To make a donation to IABT Radio Show for Triathletes, visit www.theiabt.org/iabtradioshow


    Be sure to tell a friend to tune in and listen because this cause of changing the face of Blacks in triathlons is bigger than you and IABT but it impacts us all. 

  • 01:02

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events


    Don Anderson has served the sporting fraternity in Jamaica and the Caribbean for over thirty years in various administrative and management positions.  He served as the President of the Jamaica Men’s Field Hockey Association between 1979 and 1983, was elected the 2 Vice President of the Jamaica Olympic Association in 1981, a position he held until he was elected the 1 Vice President of the JOA in 1997, serving until 2013 in that capacity.  He has held managerial positions for Jamaica at the last seven Olympic Games from Seoul in 1988 through to London in 2012, serving as the Chef de Mission for the Jamaica team to the last five Olympic Games.  In this capacity he worked with Usain Bolt in the Athens, Beijing and London Games and several other top athletes.


    He is currently the Chairman of the Government’s Institute of Sports, appointed by the Prime Minister, a member of the National Council on Sports, chaired by the Prime Minister, and Chairman of the  Government’s Capacity Building and Infrastructure Committee charged with the responsibility of spearheading the establishment of the National Sports Museum of Jamaica.  Ground for this museum is expected to be broken soon.


     


  • 02:17

    Black Shoe Podcast - National Signing Day 2015

    in Sports

    Welcome to a special edition of the Black Shoe Podcast. On this episode of the pod, we look at National Signing Day 2015. Bill DiFilippo, Matt de Bear and Nick Polak will talk about everything that occurred during the biggest recruiting day of the year in Happy Valley. Which recruits are going to be the biggest stars? Which under-the-rader commits will you need to remember in the future? What should we expect for the 2016 class, which is shaping up to be one of the best in school history? Feb. 4, 2015 was a special day for the Nittany Lions, and we're capping it off with a special podcast. So sit back, relax and enjoy the latest edition of the Black Shoe Podcast!

  • 01:00

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Paul Cobb grew up in West Oakland and attended Howard University and spent time in the southern Civil Rights Movement, then returned to the Bay Area and was a founding member of the Donald Warden's Afro-American Association (Maulana Ron Karenga was the Los Angeles representative), the organization that gave birth to the Black Panthers (Bobby Seale, Huey Newton, et al) and the west coast Black Arts Movement (Marvin X). Paul established OCCUR, a social activist organization that fought for jobs on state highway projects. Paul went to jail protesting the non-hiring of Blacks. He also went to jail demanding the Oakland Public Schools hire a black superintendent, which it eventually did, Marcus Foster (assassinated by the SLA) and later hired Dr. Ruth Love. Paul worked at the Oakland Post, Oakland Tribune and served on the School Board. He eventually bought the Oakland Post and eventually hired Chauncey Bailey as editor. 


    Dr.Mary Ann Jones has over twenty years of knowledge and experience as a clinician and administrator in senior management positions.  She became interested in healthcare management and advocacy through her work in the San Francisco Department of Public Health AIDS Office in the late 1980’s.  From there she would go on to work as a research assistant at the Bay Area Perinatal AIDS Clinic at the University of California, San Francisco on the first AZT study with pregnant women; the Family Addiction Center for Education and Treatment with pregnant women addicted to crack and heroin; and, the Bayview Hunter’s Point Alice Griffith Crack Cocaine Program. 
     
     

  • 01:20

    The Myth of The "Strong Black Woman" Call in 347-215-8933

    in Women

    The recent events in Baltimore brought the issue of black women and their role as parents and as participants in black protests movements to the forefront. From the women who hit her son and was defined with a narrative by national, primarily white media to the black women who were standing on the frontines in protests in front of police for black male victims of violence but are noticeably absent around protests around black women who are victimized as well. This episode will explore the reason why black women are consistently presented in a very narrowly defined way and will open up a discussion on why they are expected to accept pain as a norm and regular part of their existence in contrast to other races of women. Call in with questions and comments. 347.215.8933

  • 01:03
  • 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. 
     


     

  • 01:56

    The Hushmo Black Forum

    in Current Events

    The Hushmo Black Forum follows current events and news relevant to the African American community. The moderator initiates thought-provoking discussions and conversation for the listing audience throughout cyberspace . Members and guests of Hushmo’s online public forum are diverse individuals who have passionate insights and perspectives on African American issues that range from day-to-day life, politics, media, history, books, sports, entertainment, style, beauty and more.


    The forum features a blog for members to post comments and interact. Writers highlight everything from movies and celebrity fashion to local human interest stories and lifestyle advice.


    The Hushmo Black Forum airs online on Blog Talk Radio every Saturday at 7pm. On Blog Talk Radio, Hushmo Black has taken  an in-depth look at the prolific African American activist W.E.B Du Bois. Hushmo Black has also reviewed and discussed Jimmy C. Cameron's newly released book “RACISM and HATE: an AMERICAN REALITY” and his first book "The Water Boy: The Life and Trials of Jimmy C. Cameron," which documents the life of Jimmy C Cameron and the Cameron family  history in the state of Georgia covering some 230 years and windup centering on an epiphany he had  when wounded in the Vietnam War in 1966."


    Visit The Hushmo Black Forum and stay up-to-date on the latest in African American culture. When you become a member, you're embracing new friendships and a community to share stories and opinions.


    "Like" The Hushmo Black Forum on Facebook and join "The Watering Hole," the place to quench your knowledge thirst!

  • 00:36

    International Black Summit Network

    in Spirituality

    black community empowerment 

  • 02:42

    The Rob Black Show

    in Politics Progressive

    WHO WILL WIN THE LATE NIGHT TALK SHOW WARS NOW THAT DAVID LETTERMAN’S GONE?


     


    WHAT’S WORSE? THE ATROCITIES OF ISIS OR CHILD MOLESTING CHRISTIANS? ROB DISCUSSES CHOMO TERRORIST JOSH DUGGAR OF 19 KIDS AND COUNTING.

  • 02:25

    The Rob Black Show

    in Politics Progressive

    DAVID LETTERMAN HAD HIS LAST SHOW AFTER 33 YEARS. ROB DISCUSSES THE HISTORY AND HIS MEMORIES OF THE PROGRAM GROWING UP.


     


    ROB TALKS ABOUT THE BIKER SHOOTOUT IN WACO.


     


    ALSO, RAND PAUL’S FILIBUSTER/CAMPAIGN STUNT ON THE PATRIOT ACT.