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  • 02:44

    Five on The Black Handside: The History of the “Dap” and African American Hands

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Wed. May, 27th, 10:00pm-12:00midnight EST (7:00pm-9:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network?  We’ll discuss “Five on The Black Handside: The History of the “Dap” and African American Handshakes”.  Did you ever wonder where the “Dap” came from, fist bumping, etc.?  CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375.  Listen online LIVE and the archived show here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/28/five-on-the-black-handside-the-history-of-the-dap-and-african-american-hands or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    1)  Five on The Black Handside, the history of the “Dap” and African American Handshakes. 2) Baltimore City Schools layoff notices go out.  3) The Justice Department issues reforms to fix Cleveland policing.  What is next? 4) This date in African American History – Elijah McCoy, Inventor

  • 00:52

    Marie Stroughter - African-American Conservatives

    in Politics Conservative

    Today as my guest I have Marie Stroughter the founder and the Host of the talk show African-American Conservatives.  She is a tough no nonsense talk show host that has interviewed the likes of Karl Rove, Allen West, Donald Rumsfeld, and Newt Gingrich to name a just a few.  Marie is is a voice in our community that needs to be heard and can not be ignored.


    Today Marie and I will discuss...



    McKenny Texas pool party incedent

    The Challenges of being an African-American Conservative

    Her ideas of getting more minorities on the Right

    Her thoughts on Hillary Clinton as a presidential candidate

    Her thoughts on who she thinks will be the front runners for the Republican nomination


    Visit her site at http://africanamericanconservatives.com/


     

  • 02:20

    The Return of Tyr: White African American

    in Politics

    Drew decides to embrace his new trans-racial 'White African American' identity, and discusses the ramifications of the growing trend of 'White African Americanism.'

  • 01:00

    Poverty Pimping..African American Genocide

    in Politics

    The most frequent targets of this accusation are those receiving government funding or that solicit private charity to work on issues on behalf of various disadvantaged individuals or groups, but who never seem to be able to show any amelioration of the problems experienced by their target population. Some even suggest that that if profit were eliminated as a factor, greater steps in the alleviation of the oppressive situations could begin to truly occur. These organizations target and exploit the African American community, for monetary gain. In essence, obtaining reparations in reverse!

  • 01:51

    How African American Jockeys Were Pushed Out Of Horse Racing

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The African History Network Show, Thurs. May, 14th, 8:00pm-10:00pm EST (5:00pm-7:00pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep on The Blog Radio we’ll discuss “How African American Jockeys Were Pushed Out of Horse Racing”.   CALL IN WITH QUESTIONS/COMMENTS & TO LISTEN AT (914) 338-1375. 


    Listen to the show here LIVE and archived: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theafricanhistorynetworkshow/2015/05/15/how-african-american-jockeys-were-pushed-out-of-horse-racing or www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com.


     


    Don’t miss Cochise Tarak-Saa and Saladheen Asad of the Wholistic Health documentary, “Urban Kryptonite…African Roots, Foreign Diseases” in Atlanta on Sat. May 16th at Howard University.  For more information please visit www.theDOTconnection.net.


     


    ORDER TODAY: This 6 DVD “Empowerment Bundle Pack” from Michael Imhotep host of The African History Network Show and The Michael Imhotep Show will change the way you look at the media and history.   Visit http://theafricanhistorynetwork.net/Empowerment-Bundle-Pack-Michael-Imhotep-6-DVDs-One-Low-Price

  • 00:25

    African American Nation Radio - The future Nation we must create.

    in Politics

    Tonight we will discuss the steps towards creating an Independent African American Nation on the homeland of our Ancestors.  We will give the listeners the online resources that anyone can use to increase their individual skill set. Knowledge is power and we will give you an avenue to increase your expertise. 


    We need a pioneer force that has the has the fortitude, strength and knowledge to build the initial infrastructure to maintain independent growth of this new Nation.


    Please join us and we look forward to your comments and suggestions.


     

  • 01:09

    The African American Experience at College

    in Current Events

    Join us as we delve into the African American experience on historically black college campuses and traditional universities.  We’ll discuss recent news coverage of disproportionate funding levels between Delaware’s sole HBCU and Delaware’s other two publicly funded institutions.  We'll also discuss recent coverage of the Delaware NAACP request that the University of Delaware do more to promote diversity among its student body and faculty.


     


    Show Discussion Article Links:


    1. Race and the Curious State Case of Delaware State (University)


    http://www.hbcudigest.com/articles/0215/race-and-the-curious-case-of-delaware-state.html


    2. NAACP, State Lawmakers: UD is Lacking Diversity


    http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/education/2015/02/09/naacp-state-lawmakers-ud-lacking-diversity/23154215/


    3. Report Reveals 10 States Have Withheld Over $50 Million in HBCU Funding


    http://www.blackenterprise.com/education/report-states-withheld-over-50-million-hbcu-funding/

  • 00:31

    African-American Leaders A-Z- By Dr. Andrea Berry

    in Spirituality

    Dr. Berry currently serves as an instructional Supervisor of Equity, Diversity, Special Programs, and English Language Learners on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Dr. Berry-Opher is an educator with 19 years of experience in a variety of capacities such as teacher, assistant principal, principal, district level supervisor, adjunct college professor, presenter, etc.


    Dr. Berry is a proven collaborative administrator who demonstrates expertise in empowering teaching staffs, successful implementation of professional learning communities through book studies and action research, influencing cultural diversity awareness, and providing high quality teacher professional development. 


    In the journey of life, Dr. Berry strives to make educating youth a smooth process. She advocates, mentors, collaborates, celebrates and works tirelessly to help what one of her mentors calls, “Our Most Valuable Resource, CHILDREN.”


    A vital stitch in the education of a child is their knowledge base about heritage. Although we pay tribute to African American History in the month of February, it is imperative for students to see the impact role models of color have on their daily life and existence year round. Providing exposure to the unsung African American leaders in our country is the ultimate educational gift to children and my humble attempt to recognize greatness in the African American community.

  • 01:00

    History being made The First African American NASCAR

    in Christianity

    Greetings to all God's people thank you so much for your love and support of the ministry. I pray God's blessings over your life and family. Today history is being made I have the honor of having the First African American NASCAR in the studio.


    Melissa Harville-Lebron is the first African American woman team owner of a develop mental racing team in NASCAR's Whelen All-American Series, Division 1. The multi cultural racing team is the first ever to consist of two brothers from two different ethnicity and minority classes, hailing from the North East and under the age of 21. Melissa is an African American,single mother of 7; 3 biological children from a prior 16 year marriage and legal guardian of 4 additional children from younger siblings. Known as "Captain Lebron" for the last 5 years of her career in the Mental Observation Unit in New York City’s Department of Corrections Rikers Island - Anna M. Kross Center, Melissa was forced to retire after 19 years of service due to a work related injury. Come join us for an evening of history it does not matter what color you maybe, or lack of education. You can be whatever in life you want to be nothing can stop you but you. Remember God loves you with an everlasting love.

  • 00:47

    African-American Women & Hair Shaming (Kirleen Neeley & Briana Flowers Belardo)

    in Women

    Dr. Kirleen Neely joins me today for a talk about African-American Women and Hair Shaming. Joining us is Briana Belardo, owner of Natural Hair Texas. We’re going to be talking about understanding the historical context of hair shaming, the impact the media has had on African-American women and their hair, the current natural hair moment, and Dr. Kirleen’s research to understand the dynamics of this phenomena.  We’re also going to chat about how and IF white women can really be a part of this movement. Tune in to hear more.


    ABOUT PLAID FOR WOMEN:


    Plaid for Women radio is produced to give you information, advice and resources to manage “The Business of Life”. Our goal is to help you achieve your goals, get connected, and be heard. 


    LET’S GET SOCIAL!


    Plaid FB: http://www.Facebook.com/PlaidforWomen 


    Plaid TW: http://www.twitter.com/plaidforwomen


    CONTACT INFO FOR TODAY'S GUEST:


    Kirleen Richardson Neely PhD, LPC-S


    12030 Bandera road #108 Ste. D


    Helotes, TX 78023


    210-523-4200 (office)


    www.richardsoncounseling.com (company) 


    www.drkneely.com (books)


     


    OUTTRO MUSIC BY JACK T. BLUES

  • 00:30

    A Tribute to Black History Month: African American Philosophy

    in History

    What exactly is African American Philosophy, and what are some untold/neglected stories of African American Philosophers? Tune in and learn OVER 100 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT AFRICAN AMERICANS IN PHILOSOPHY IN 30 MINUTES...IT'S A LONG STORY SHORT!


    Long Story Short is a weekly show focusing on African American history, current issues in the black community and the future of people of African descent around the world. For the month of February, Dr. Hardy is dedicating the show to Black History Month where he will share some untold, as well as some familiar stories of the history and souls of Black folks. Tune in as Dr. Hardy makes the long, rich stories of the African Diaspora short, sweet and unforgettable.

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