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  • African American Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration

    in Politics

    “The Negro family, battered and harassed by discrimination, injustice, and uprooting, is in the deepest trouble,” he wrote. “While many young Negroes are moving ahead to unprecedented levels of achievement, many more are falling further and further behind.. argued that the federal government was underestimating the damage done to black families by “three centuries of sometimes unimaginable mistreatment” as well as a “racist virus in the American blood stream,” which would continue to plague blacks in the future: Daniel Patrick Moynihan

  • Klarque Garrison of "Survive 365"

    in Books

    Mr. 365, D. Klarque Garrison, host of the blog, Survive 365, and the blog talk radio show, Survive 365: The Conversation of Survive 365 discusses his book, How to Survive the Next 365 | Your Lifeline to a Better Life.

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    what's happened to the African american family

    in Lifestyle

    There are many problems that surround the family's of today mainly communication,diet,health and sickness teen pregnancey and etc.

  • Author, Miranda Parker

    in Books

    Author of The Evangeline Hunter Bounty Series, Miranda Parker, discusses her novel, "A Good Excuse to Be Bad".

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    Are you what you're seeking in a mate?

    in Culture

    Tonight I sit down with Shae MiddleclassMatchmaker Primus who will discuss her BIGGEST challenges she faces in finding you love in a potential mate.  Do men often want a woman with a banging body when he has a beer belly?  Do women want a man who may have all the BESt attributes she's seeking in a mate but he's an inch or four shorter than her dream man?  Do we place too many restrictions on what we THINK will make the perfect mate?  Tune in as we delve into the heart of these matter.  You don't want to miss this show!

  • 02:18

    The Clinton Legacy Is Impoverishment, Incarceration War On The Black Family

    in Culture

    Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Wed. Feb., 10th, 10pm-12midnight EST (7pm – 9pm PST) with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network.  We discussed, "The Clinton Legacy Is Impoverishment, Incarceration And War On The African American Family".  Law Professor and author Michelle Alexander wrote an article about the Bill Clinton Presidency, the policies that he championed and how Hillary Clinton supported those policies.  From the Crime Bill to welfare reform, these policies have had and continue to have a devastating impact on The African American Family. We discused the article.


    1) Backlash continues against Beyonce behind her Superbowl 50 Black Panther, Black Lives Matter inspired performance. Now, White femininst are attacking her.  2) Parents at a North Carolina school demand that their girls be allowed to wear African Head Wraps to honor their culture.  3) Former Oklahoma City Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw victims' are anxious after he disappears from the prison database.  4) Greg McKenzie and Yusef Shakur discuss The People's Ball and The People's Summit taking place this weekend in Detroit. 5) Update on Flint Water Crisis and new emails that could be damning to Gov. Snyder.


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  • 01:30

    Grown Folks Talk With Shaun D. Upshaw

    in Family

    The thought of "Forever" always crosses the mind when we get into relationships and move to the step of having a children. But, what we never take into account is when "Forever" does not happen and we left being single parents then what's the next move? Well, according to statitics about 75% of people remarry or get into other relationships, which means that kids from past relationships get brought into new relationships. Then what? 


    Confusion happens! However, the kids often times get past the confusion once the stability of that new relationship reveals itself, which leaves only one issue on the table. How does the parents of the child interact with the new parent figure in the home? Here enters Grown Folks Talk With Shaun D. Upshaw roundtable to have the conversation topic: Reaching Common Ground To Help Blend The African American Family. You do not want to miss this episode!


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  • 01:58

    Musa speaks on History of the African American

    in Religion

    Musa speaks on thehistory of the African American

  • 00:49

    MEET THE ROYAL FAMILY NETWORK

    in Spirituality

    join forces and build with our famil

  • 02:00

    The Free American

    in Education

    Clay Douglas, Russell Pappalardo, the Mighty Phoenix andd today we will hear from Dr. David Duke discussing Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Goldman Sachs Any pro-Whites that do not speak out about the jewish role in White Genocide is either lacking the proper information, which is not really an excuse in the internet age, or they are simply kosher shills.


    I am approaching seventy. I look at the time behind me in terms of decades rather than years. Events occured in such rapid succession that the years blend together. I have faithfully researched, reported and transcribed events, personal encounters and interviews with many men and women who have, through their books and words, made a difference in our world and have helped shape our collective futures in some way.


    Meeting these people, stumbling on stories at especially auspicious times, added to an overall feeling of predestination with a strong sense that there was a higher power at work behind the scenes. Or as I have said many times, “This is the 21at Century, Burning Bushes are passé. God is alive and well, he just uses the Internet. But back in the Twentieth…


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  • 00:30

    HOW THE CHURCH IS DESTROYING THE BLACK FAMILY

    in Spirituality

    THE PROPHET ANTHONY WILL DISCUSS THE ROLE OF MEN AT HOME WITH THEIR FAMILY, THE ROLE OF PREACHERS AND MINISTERS, THE PURPOSE OF MARRIAGE IN OUR COMMUNITY.

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