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  • 00:33

    WORLD WIDE AFRICA THE VOICE OF THE PAN AFRICAN MOVEMENT

    in Politics

    "SICKLE-CELL ANEMIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION


    Established  by the Black Panther party in 1971to test and create a cure for sickle-cell anemia ( a deadly blood disease that affects primarily Black Americans), the Sickle-Cell Anemia Research Foundation informs people about sickle-cell anemia and maintains a national advisory committee of doctors to research this crippling disease.


    In conjunction with the People’s Free Medical Research Health Clinics the Sickle -Cell  Anemia Research Foundation to date has tested nearly half a million people throughout the country in the last three years.


    While more research  is needed to discover treatment and a cure for the disease, people must first be informed about it and tested to see if they have it or its side effects. To accomplish this, the Sickle -Cell Anemia Research Foundation publishes and disseminates brochures and other printed materials with facts about sickle-cell anemia." HUEY P. NEWTON "The Black Panther Party Service to the People Programs 


    Sickle cell anemia (sickle cell disease) is a disorder of the blood caused by an inherited abnormal hemoglobin (the oxygen-carrying protein within the red blood cells). The abnormal hemoglobin causes distorted (sickled) red blood cells. The sickled red blood cells are fragile and prone to rupture. When the number of red blood cells decreases from rupture (hemolysis), anemia is the result. This condition is referred to as sickle cell anemia. The irregular sickled cells can also block blood vessels causing tissue and organ damage and pain.

  • 00:31

    WORLD WIDE AFRICA THE VOICE OF THE PAN AFRICAN MOVEMENT

    in Politics

    "The SAFE Program also aims to unite Black and poor communities by actively recruiting and hiring a number of our youth to help implement these much-needed services. Both drivers and escorts will be recruited from among the young and unemployed in our community, a strategythat at the same time will cut down the number of youth who would consider snatching a pocket­ book just to get a little change. In addition, drivers and escorts will be given extensive training in their respective fields, with both groups receiving inten­sive safety and FIRST-aid instruction.


    State, federal, and local funding of the SAFE Program will also mean addi­tional transportation-at least five vans with a seating capacity of twelve per­ sons each, plus the hiring ofa full-time program director and assistants. All totaled, the proposed annual budget for the SAFE Program comes to slightly less than two hundred thousand dollars ($195,530).


    E orts to acquire funds for the SAFE Program have not yet been success­ful. A formal proposal has been presented before Oakland Model Cities, a fed­erally funded poverty program, but that agency has made no commitment. A portion of Oakland's $4.5 million in revenue-sharing funds has been suggested for the SAFE Program, but the city administrators have been typically mum. Complete and adequate funding for the SAFE Program was, in fact, an integral part ofthe Seale-Brown Fourteen-Point Program to Rebuild Oakland in the 1973 campaign and, far from being abandoned, it will be included in initiatives and referendums.


    The SAFE funding proposal, like the program itself, is an argument for our protection instead of our abuse by public service agencies, which theoreti­ cally function on our behalf. SAFE is a simple but basic program designed to help and secure the lives of a very important yet often forgotten segment of our communities: the older people." HUEY P. NEWTON

  • 00:31

    WORLD WIDE AFRICA THE VIOCE OF THE PAN AFRICAN MOVEMENT

    in Politics

    People's Free Medical Research Health Clinics


    We believe that the government must provide, free of charge,
    for the people, health facilities that will not only treat our illnesses, most of which are a result of our oppression, but that will also develop preventative medical programs to guarantee our future survival. We believe that mass health education and research programs must be developed to give all Black and oppressed people access to advanced sCienti c and medical information, so we may provide ourselves with proper medical attention and care. 


    Point Six of the Black Panther Party Program's Platform of March 29, 1972, explains the reasons for the institution ofthe People's Free Medical Research Health Clinics, which provide free medical treatment and preventative medi­ cal care for the community. Private hospitals and doctors charge fees far more expensive than poor people can a ord, while public hospitals and clinics are so overcrowded and understa ed that their services are almost totally inade­ quate. The People's Free Medical Research Health Clinics o er an alternative to this problem.


     


    The clinics provide comprehensive health care for the community. Doctors treat  patients for common physical ailments and refer them to spe­ cialists if necessary. Laboratory testing is also provided in conjunction with local hospitals.


    Along with the Sickle-Cell Anemia Research Foundation, the clinics con­ duct testing and research for a cure for sickle-cell anemia.


    Child health is a serious problem in the Black community, and the clinics have developed a ChildHealth Care Program to meet this community need. The Child Health Care Program provides immunizations; screening and sickle cell anemia iron de ciency anemia, and tuberculosis; referrals; and complete physi­ cal examinations as well as treatment of illnesses." HUEY P. NEWTON Black Panther

  • 02:00

    As the World Dies With Rhiannon Frater and Shredded Naked With Edward Carillo

    in Entertainment

    Welcome to Wicked Little Things!  Join us as we get wicked and get to know some of your favorite authors, artists,and other favorite people.


    Shredded Naked: An up close and personal interview with Edward Cardillo


    Doc's Damned Diatribe: Doc Ferrel is given a secret word and we listen to him rant about it


     


    Special Guests:


    Rhiannon Frater: 


    Rhiannon Frater was born and raised a Texan. Though she has lived in various towns all over the state, she finally settled in Austin, Texas where she met her husband and worked as a governmental consultant.


    During her travels for her job, she was inspired to write the story of two women fleeing into the Texas Hill Country in an attempt to survive the zombie apocalypse. Originally published as a serial online under the title As The World Dies, she later self-published the series in three novels to satisfy the many fans of the story. The first novel in the series, The First Days, won the 2008 Dead Letter Award for Best Book (Fiction). The second book, Fighting To Survive won the 2009 Dead Letter Award in the same category.


    Edward P. Cardillo: Edward P. Cardillo, a member of the Horror Writers Association, is an author of horror, science fiction, and dark fantasy. He is the winner of 3 Readers Favorite International Book Awards, JEA Writer of the Year 2013, and is in the Facebook Zombie Book of the Month Club Hall of Fame. 



    Thank you for all of your support and remember to stay smoth!

  • 02:13

    MLP G4 Year 2 Part 1 - 2/10/2016

    in Hobbies

    Wow we are at year 2 already.  Year 1 just flew by.  Which is par for the course with the My Little Pony toy line.  Year 1 is always small as Hasbro dips their toes into the water to test it out first before diving right in.  Now here we are starting year 2 where as always it is a barage of stuff going on.  So let's dive right on in shall we.


    Please note that we will be using multiple sites for this one including:


    My Little Wiki


    MLP Land


    Strawberry Reef's site


    If any of our listeners know of a good website to use please contact us.


    Please also enjoy our newest feature story time.


    Also join us for our wacky conversations.


    http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/tv/2016/02/10/my-little-pony-guardians-of-harmony-exclusive/80103638/          Link talked about during show.


    Please note that we maybe late in starting our topic due to issues beyond our control.  If co-hosts are not yet at their computers or we get distracted please bare with us.  We are not always perfect.  PONY HUGS.


    Also if we continue to be off topic we will change the topic of the show to reflect that.  Also we don't take random callers due to the issues we have had with random people in the chat rooms.  We keep this a family friendly show and want to keep it that way.

  • 01:58

    Musa speaks on History of the African American

    in Religion

    Musa speaks on thehistory of the African American

  • 00:10

    One-Africa Radio

    in Current Events

    Unite people connecting Africa

  • 01:01

    The Enormous Little Show With Nate And Renee

    in Family

    My Rays of Light presents: The Enormous Little Show with Nate and Renee


    Call in and join the conversation at 646-564-9708


    Or listen in online at


    "The Enormous Little Show" is America's hour long online radio station with sibling Co-Hosts Nate and Renee Anderson, airing Thursdays at 7pm.


    This show features a combination of smooth R&B Soul,Gospel and Pop music along with current events,entertainment,and new info for health, mind and spirit,plus sensational interviews!


    Nate and Renee entertain us, inform and inspire!They talk to real people with real issues and bring their funny,fresh and insightful and common sense approach to everyday people. " We ALL want to experience the fullness of life",say the Anderson's.


    On the show Nate and Renee mix signature segments like "The Medicine Cabinet" ,which brings Nate absolute pleasure to share "crucial information"on alternative solutions to better physical health and endurance or the touching "I See You Star" Award , always sincerely presented by Renee ,how about the unforgettable "Life Nugget Of The Day" and "What's Next?",where we stay current with new "cutting edge developments" that effect us in the present and future!


    This hour is filled with efforts to inject positivity, feel good music,do better,live better and know better into the listeners space! There's something for everyone! Come see what America is talking about! Tune in Thursday night at 7pm for "your little weekly dose of enormous inspiration!

  • 00:31

    WORLD WIDE AFRICA THE VOICE OF THE PAN AFRICAN MOVEMENT

    in Politics

    SENIORS AGAINST A FEARFUL ENVIRONMENT


    "Seniors Against a Fearful Environment (SAFE), a nonprofit corporation, was begun by the Black Panther Party at the request of a group of senior citizens for the purpose of preventing muggings and attacks upon the elderly, particularlywhen they go out to cash their meager social security or pension checks. Prior to approaching the Black Panther Party, the seniors had gone to the Oakland Police Department to request protection. There the seniors were told, to their dismay and outrage, that they "should walk close to the curb" in the future. Mrs. Van Frank, founder of the East Bay Legislative Council of Senior Citizens and the state of California's Outstanding Senior Citizen for 1971, commenting on the dangers experienced by the senior citi­ zens, has remarked: "The fear engendered among us old people by these mug­ gings almost makes us prisoners in our own homes."


    A section of a recent funding proposal for the SAFE Program substantiates these claims. A comparative crime study was done over a period of six weeks (August 21 to October 1, 1972) and details conclusively that the age of the victim does bear a de nite relationship to the type ofo ense committed. Ofthe com­ bined total of 249 victims of strong-arm robbery and purse-snatching, 48 per­ cent ofthe victims (118) were overthe age of y. During this same period, only 13 percent of complainants in armed robbery cases fell into the senior citizen category. The conclusion, then, is that an elderly person is more likely to be physically attacked, whereas the younger, more agile person, who is more able to a defend his- or herself, will more likely be the victim of an armed assault. The fact has also been established that 33 percent of all crimes committed in the city of Oakland are committed against senior citizens."

  • 00:03
  • 00:31

    A former UFC champion passes away, two unlikely returns, and more news

    in MMA

    On this episode of The Majority Decision we talk about the passing of former UFC champion Kevin Randleman and his impact on the sport. It was announced that two retired MMA fighters are returning to the fight game. How will Chris Leban and Jason Miller fair in today's MMA? Plus, things got a little heated when Michael Bisping crashed Anderson Silva's public workout, has this fight been forgotten about?


    All this and more every Sunday and Friday at 10 central.