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  • 01:02

    Young African Leaders Initiative- Washington Fellowship

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    On PERSPECTIVES we host Isaac Mwanza & Chola lungu-Mutoni (Zambia), Emmanuel Ndhlovu (Zimbabwe) and Jacob Ouma (Kenya) distinguished young Africans who have shown or provided  leadership who are in the Unites States for the Washington Fellowship on leadership development. The six weeks long leadership program has drawn young African leaders from Eastern, Western and Southern African countries on a continued working and leadership program developed under what was initially known as the President's Forum for Young African Leaders. They join us this Saturday to discuss their experiences in the leadership training program.

  • 02:58

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program will present our regular PANW reports with dispatches on events surrounding the commission report investigating the massacre of platinum miners in Marikana, South Africa during 2012; the ongoing United States backed war against the people of Yemen; Senate actions related to the NSA spying program in the U.S.; as well as the mass response to the acquittal of a Cleveland police officer in the deaths of two African Americans. Our second hour focuses on the 90th birthday of Malcolm X (El Hajj Malil el-Shabazz) with a rare audio interview with the Pan-Africanist leader conducted in New York City during 1964. The final segment examines the contributions of Dr. W.E.B. DuBois in the struggle for Pan-Africanism on the eve of Africa Day 2015.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This broadcast today is dedicated to the 52th anniversary of Africa Day (Africa Liberation Day), commemorating the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) on May 25, 1963 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the predecessor to the African Union formed in 2002. The program will feature our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the commemoration of Africa Day; the recent developments surrounding political events in Burkina Faso; the ongoing war in the North African state of Libya; and the burgeoning oil crisis in the West African state of Nigeria. The second hour presents a rebroadcast of the Pan-African Journal New York City version originally aired on May 18 over Community Progressive Radio (CPRMetro.org) and produced by Bernard White. In the final hour we rebroadcast the UWACO 2014 interview with Abayomi Azikiwe on the pitfalls of foreign direct investment in Africa as well as an interview with Azikiwe over Emanations from April 23 examining what is behind the African migration crisis in the Mediterranean. 

  • 02:19

    The History of Memorial Day and it's African American Origins

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    TONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Mon. May, 25th, 10:00pm-12:00midnight EST (7:00pm-9:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep.  We'll discuss “The History of Memorial Day and It’s African American Origins”.  We’ll also talk about the acquittal of Office Michael Brelo in Cleveland Ohio. CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375.  Listen online LIVE and the archived show here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/26/the-history-of-memorial-day-and-its-african-american-origins or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.

  • 02:53

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on Yemen, Baltimore, Burundi and the South China Seas. The second hour presents excerpts from an interview delivered by host Abayomi Azikiwe over RT worldwide satellite television news network on the current situation in Yemen and Saudi Arabia. Also an update on the medical condition of Mumia Abu-Jamal will be presented as well. The final segment rebroadcast the editor's roundtable program from May 18 over Radio 786 in Cape Town, South Africa where Abayomi Azikiwe was a participant. 

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program will feature our regular PANW reports on developments in Burundi, Egypt, Greece and the latest corruption scandals within the global financial industry. In the second hour we focus on the transition of legendary blues artist Riley B. King, popularly known as B.B. King, and his contributions to African American and world culture. King passed away on May 15 and has been eulogized around the United States and the globe. The final hour presents an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe over Leid Stories which took place on May 6. Azikiwe provides an update on political developments in the city of Detroit.

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the situations in Egypt, Afghanistan, Yemen, Iraq and other issues. The second hour presents an archived audio file on the contemporary legacy of racial discriminatory housing practices in the United States in light of the recent rebellions in Ferguson and Baltimore. Also in this segment we present a KPFA weekend news program containing an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe on the struggle against property tax foreclosures in Detroit. In the final hour we look at the settler-colonial imposed systems of land encroachment, missionary interventions and Native American involvement in plantation agricultural as well as the enslavement of Africans in the U.S. South during the early 19th century.

  • 02:51

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special broadcast of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program is being aired from the United National Antiwar Coalition taking place in Secaucus, New Jersey on May 10, 2015, its final day of a three day gathering.  

  • 00:06

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this broadcast from the United National Antiwar Conference in Secaucus, New Jersey. The gathering brings together hundreds of antiwar, anti-imperialist, peace, social justice and human rights activists from around the world. This program is hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We will stream live the panel on "Western Imperialism and the Recolonization of Africa" featuring the host and other organizers and thinkers from international solidarity movement.

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this special broadcast of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We present our regular PANW reports with a focus on developments in Baltimore where a rebellion and mass demonstrations erupted this week in response to the police killing of Freddie Grey as well as the overall oppressive conditions prevalent among African Americans in this Maryland city. Lee Patterson of the Baltimore People's Power Assembly (PPA) will join us again for another on the ground report about the situation inside the city.  There is a review as well of the hidden history of the April 6-7, 1968 rebellion in Baltimore in the aftermath of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who was martyred on April 4 in Memphis. An appeal surrounding the health emergency of United States political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal is also presented. In addition a detailed discussion on the situation in Baltimore is presented from KPFA. 

  • 02:58

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

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    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. This program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the ongoing rebellions and mass demonstrations against racist repression in Baltimore and other cities around the United States. In the second hour we will provide an update on the medical emergency of U.S. political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal in Pennsylvania. Also we will highlight an audio documentary on Africa and World War I with a special focus on the East African state of Tanzania.