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Serious Mode Productions is proud to present "Twitter Troll Wars". The one and only Teresa Cramer will be joining us LIVE to discuss the pitfalls of Social Media and what can happen when trolls permeate into your private life. ALSO It's likely that Tommy Tampon, Voodoo Boo, Shelley and Joe Schmoe will be calling in. <3
Ricki Stevenson has served as creative thinker, lead guide and CEO of Black Paris Tours since its inception in 1998. Stevenson, a native of Oakland, California, is a former New York and Bay Area TV/Radio news anchor/reporter and talk show host. Ricki holds the distinction of having worked as a United Nations radio correspondent and as one of the first Black international travel reporters. She holds a master's degree in education and history from Stanford University, with an emphasis on African and African American history. Stevenson says her dream of living in Paris began when her Mother, a former dancer, took her to see Josephine Baker perform when she was three years old. Over the years, her dream was fueled by interviews with some of the famous who fled racism in the US to live or spend time in Paris: Ray Charles, Earth Kitt, artist Lois Mailou Jones and choreographer, Geoffrey Holder. The idea for Black Paris Tours grew out of that dream and her six years work as an international travel reporter.
Dr.George Stewart is an Adult, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who has worked with traumatized foster youth for 30+ years. A graduate of Harvard College and Columbia Medical School, he initially completed his training in Family Medicine at the University of Washington and at UCSF. He then worked as a Family Physician for several years in an impoverished barrio near San Jose, California. He returned to complete his training in Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at UC Davis.
Working with Seneca Family of Agencies, a large non-profit providing a variety of mental health services to youth and their families, in various treatment settings in Northern California, he was able to observe repeatedly the overuse of medications with traumatized youth who had behavior problems. He spent much more time tapering youth off of medications than he did prescribing them.
He is extremely pleased that the Mercury News' Series on "Medicating Our Youth" is attracting a lot of attention to a long-neglected population.
D'Anthony was born in 1995 in Oakland, California and is a foster home youth and will share with us his experiences in foster care. He likes making beats and his favorite producer is DJ Mustard. D'Anthony says he "enjoys breathing and waking up every day and thinking God he's alive."
Guests: Investigative Reporter Karen de SA, and Dr. George Stewart Psychiatrist.
For the past four months, the Bay Area News Group has been documenting the alarming use of psychiatric medications in California's foster care system -- and the impact on thousands of vulnerable kids who suffer the consequences.
Here, in Part 5 of our investigative series "Drugging Our Kids," we present a documentary video that gives voice to many of these young people, who say they were silenced during their youth by the powerful drugs.
From Los Angeles to the Bay Area to Humboldt County, reporter Karen de Sá and photographer Dai Sugano interviewed more than 175 people, including dozens of current and former foster youth who were frequently moved and heavily medicated by a system that struggled to manage their complicated childhoods.
Now, there's a growing call for change among former foster youth, psychiatrists, public health nurses and youth advocates. The stories of lost childhoods and remarkable resilience provide compelling lessons on how California can better address their trauma and stop "Drugging Our Kids."
The Table is being set here in the kitchen where all sport dishes will be discussed from NBA to NCAA. We will review all major events from the days past and preview the weekend that ends the month of February and get us prepared for the MADNESS of March. Join Chandler "Nostradamus" Knight, Chad Spriggs, Aaron Simmons and Tyrone Powell aka TP Tymeless as we get this Roundtable flowing for your Sport City needs. Tell a friend to tell a friend that its the Sport City Chefs AGAIN..... And if they don't know... NOW THEY KNOW!!!!!
Richard Torrance, Creative Writer
Richard Torrence III is a Jr. Marketing Executive at a Fortune 50 Technology Company. Richard’s scholarly determination and attributes have driven him to strive and pursue excellence in every undertaking that he has ever chosen.
In 2010, Richard was accepted into the prestigious Edinburgh Business School in Edinburgh, Scotland. During his time there, Richard was elected as the Edinburgh Business School Class President while graduating with distinction and a Specialized Interest in Strategic Planning. The wonder kid has now renewed and employed his genius in the penning and development of the inspirational musical “Lord, Why Can’t I Do Right?”.
Michael Lange, Director
Michael Lange, actor, director and filmmaker, is best known for his portrayal as a Malcolm X delineator, having performed the fiery freedom fighter and orator’s speeches Message to the Grassroots and The Ballot or the Bullet nationally on stage since early 1990. He recently performed the role of Elijah Muhammad in Larry Americ Allen’s The Expulsion of Malcolm X. Currently,
Dave Newhouse has spent 50-plus years as a sportswriter and columnist, mostly at the Oakland Tribune in Oakland, California. In addition, he has written 11 books, including two which will be published in 2015. “Forgotten 49ers: The Dark Days before the Dynasty” deals with the begin of the San Francisco 49ers, and their early, mostly disappointing years before the franchise became a dynasty in the 1980s under Bill Walsh. There has been no book on the 49ers like this book, as it includes interviews with 49er players from as far back as the 1940s, including two Original 49ers in 1946.
Maisha Hazzard, Ph.D. is an innovative educator, behavior change communication specialist, speech writer, and media consultant. She holds advanced degrees in Communication (Ph.D.); Transpersonal Psychology (Ph.D.); Behavioral Science (M.A.); and Counseling (M.S.C.). Further studies have included International Studies, Telecommunications, Comparative Literature, Cross Cultural Education, Information Science, Neuroscience, and Metaphysics at various universities and institutes in the United States and West Africa. She spent more than 25 years as a university professor and international consultant and more than 25 simultaneous years writing, directing, performing, and producing in performing arts and media arts programs on five continents.Maisha Hazzard is an award-winning radio producer who has trained writers, producers, and media consultants from more than 30 countries. She has taught and/or performed in Canada, France, Hungary, India, Jamaica, Barbados, Guyana, Brazil, Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, and South Africa. Dr. Hazzard has served as a consultant to elected officials in the United States and heads of state in countries in the Caribbean and Southern Africa. She has lectured and taught at Ohio University, Bowling Green State University (Ohio), University of Toledo, University of Guyana, University of the West Indies (Mona), Jawaharlal Nehru University in India, California State University at Northridge, and Philander Smith College (Little Rock, AR). She has conducted training programs for Voice of America, USAID, South African Parliament, BUSH Radio-South Africa, and World Health Organization.
Currently, Maisha Hazzard conducts workshops in school districts and spiritual communities on the brain/heart and learning, power of our subconscious mind, emotional intelligence and emotional healing, strategic intuition, ecumenical cooperation and spiritual activism
I love having our Potpurri Show because I get to catch up on talking about any and everything I want to talk about!
Plus, I will be finishing up the tips on how to market sucessfully on Twitter. If you missed Part 1, then tune in because I will be giving a short recap of what I covered on the last show.
In the studio with me will be my Co-Host Sybil Marie Presley, and Radio Personalities Sharon Coleman, Larone Woodard, and Rev. Douglas Martin.
Tune in to see what Sharon, Larone, and Douglas will talk about this week.
And don't forget about our weekly contest. That beautiful genuine Akoya Pearl Bracelet is still up for grabs. I'm trying so hard to give it away. So tune in, and the winner could be you. (call in listeners only)
"The Emily Pearls Show" has been Blessed with grace and favor from God and people who have also helped to support us. In recognitioon of this, we will be celebrating our 1st year in radio. The celebration will be held on March 28, 2015 at Memories Banquet Hall, 6749 Winchester, Memphis Tennessee @ 7:00pm. Tickets are available here: www.emilypearls.net/tickets.
You should definitely come and celebrate with us. When you buy a ticket, a portion of the proceeds willl be donated to The Lupus Foundation. Plus, you will get a 1 week radio commercial (good for 1 year) for your business, church, organization, or just for personal advertising. This is a 2 for 1 deal that you can't beat!
Tune in this Friday, January 30th, 2015 at 7:00pm and hear the radio team with steam!
SHOW DIAL IN# 1-646-200-3422
The "chat room" will also be open!
ATLANTA -- The FBI is actively trying to find those responsible for recent online airline bomb threats.
On Saturday, two planes were escorted to the airport by NORAD jets to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport after someone made threats on Twitter.
Both planes were searched and no explosives were found.
The FBI tells said it's up to the airlines to determine if a threat is credible, whether It comes from social media or elsewhere. In Saturday's case, both bomb threats were deemed credible and that's why the FBI was called in to investigate.
Cyber attack expert Gregory Evans believes the FBI knows who is behind KingZortic, the username responsible for the threats.
"Right now we are focusing on who it was, where it was and how we can best lay hands on them," said FBI Special Agent Stephen Emmett.
The FBI says the person responsible for the threats could face serious federal charges, such as conspiracy to destroy an aircraft.
"I have the utmost confidence in our investigators, that work these problems," Evans said. "They are very good at it, and they have a lot of tools needed for this investigation."
Airline officials said whether the threats are a hoax or real, whoever did it should be held responsible.
The boys talk about Saints starting to get under the salary cap, Oscars, and your Twitter questions. AND THE THEY DO IT LIVE! It's the off season, what else could you expect
Twitter is growing in popularity everyday. In this very exciting episode of Websnoogie Radio, we will be discussing how Twitter can benefit your business and why because of recent news, Twitter is going to be the greatest gamechanger with marketing this year.
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