• 00:51

    Juneteenth, Mexican Warrior Gaspar Yanga, with Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux

    in Education

    Tonight at 8pm ET join The Gist of Freedom as host, Preston Washington welcomes the world renowned Juneteenth Historian/Actress, Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux! Melissa, a Texan will discuss Juneteenth and The Buffalo Soldiers. Please feel Free to call in ~ 347.324.5552! BlackHistoryBlog.com


    Tonight The Gist of Freedom dedicates this show to Mexican Warrior Gaspar Yanga!
     


    The first town of freed African slaves in the Americas is not exactly where you would expect to find it — and it isn't exactly what you'd expect to find either. First, it's not in the United States. Yanga, on Mexico's Gulf Coast, Known as the Primer Libertador de America or “first liberator of the Americas,” is a sleepy pueblito founded by its namesake, Gaspar Yanga.

    Yanga an enslaved African who taking the role of spiritual and military leader, led a rebellion against his Spanish colonial slavers in the late 16th century and fought off attempts to retake the settlement.

    Gaspar Yanga led one of colonial Mexico’s first successful slave uprisings and would go on to establish one of the Americas earliest free black settlements. Gaspar structured the agricultural community in an ordered capacity, allowing its growth and occupation of various locations.

  • 02:41

    THE FREED AMERICAN MARINE FROM THE MEXICAN PRISON ---WHAT IS THE REAL STORY

    in Politics

    U.S. MARINE ANDREW TAHMOORESSI WAS BEING HELD IN A MEXICAN PRISON WHILE PRESDENT BARRACK H. OBAMA WAS PUTTING MORE IMPORTANCE ON PLAYING A ROUND OF GULF ,HANGING OUT WITH JAYZEE AND OTHER LIBTARDS OR MAKING SECRET DEALS TO RELEASE 5 KNOWN AND VERY DANGEROUS TERRORIST IN EXCHANGE FOR AN KNOWN ARMY DESERTER WHILE NOT EVEN HAVING THE RESPECT TO PICK UP THE TELEPHONE AND CALLING THE MEXICAN PRESIDENT AND DEMANDING THE RELEASE OF OUR MARINE, BUT 3 DAYS OUT FROM THE MIDTERM ELECTIONS OUR MARINE GET RELEASED, IT HAS THIS PATRIOT QUESTIONING THE TIMING OF OUR MARINE'S RELEASE AND I AM DEMANDING ANSWERS IN REGARD TO THIS ISSUE......PLEASE CALL THE AMERICAN PATRIOT AT 516-590-0146 AND MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD ON THIS ISSUE AND LETS WORK ON GETTING THE ANSWERS WE ARE OWED AS CITIZENS.....

  • 01:01

    Latino Rebels Radio: A Mexican Flag on Lawn & the Realtor Who Doesn't Like It

    in News

    So after we published a story from Pocho.com about the California realtor who filmed her outrage about a Mexican flag on the lawn of a private home and we discussed our reaction to it on last Sunday's show, Tressy Capps, the woman who made the video, reached out to us and said she would like to be on our show. 


    This Sunday night at 10pmET/7pmPT, Capps will join us. We did let her know that we will be asking tough questions, but she did agree to join us, so she will.


     

  • 02:13

    Dr. Claud Anderson Interview, author of "Black Labor, White Wealth"

    in Culture

    TONIGHT: Listen to The African History Network Show Thursday, Nov. 6th, 8:00pm-10:00pm EST with host Michael Imhotep.  We’ll air our interview with Dr. Claud Anderson, author of “Black Labor, White Wealth”, “PowerNomics” and featured in “Hidden Colors 2”.  We’ll discuss The Black Freedmen – Indian Treaty of 1866 and how to play the game of Politics to WIN.


     Call in with your questions at (914) 338-1375.
     


    Sign up for The African History Network email newsletter by texting the word "Kemet" to 22828.

    #TheAHNShow Twitter: FB: IG: Michael Imhotep


     


    If you want to learn more about African History and African-American History to counteract the negative images we see of ourselves on the TEL-LIE-VISION (TV), please visit www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com. We have information to Educate, Empower and Inspire people of African Descent throughout the Diaspora and around the world as well as large selection of African History/African American History DVD Lectures/Documentaries including “Hidden Colors 1-3”, “Urban Kryptonite” and the “Afro-Man & The Protectors of the Book Of Knowledge” Animated Series for children.

     

  • 02:59

    HAPPY LABOR DAY

    in Comedy

    Today On The Boochcast, we celebrate Labor Day. We talk about the origin of Labor Day, The continued popularity of Guardians Of The Galaxy and Lets Be Cops, what went down at the Respect My Hustle Urban Festival, Recap NXT, talk to NFLExporter Lance Goodman, and Women Smuggled Stolen Watches In Vaginas.

  • 00:44

    Mariposa Magazine; Daughter of Mexican Immigrant Emily Hahn Inspires All

    in Motivation

    Emily Hahn is the daughter of Mexican immigrants, a wife, the mother of four adult children, a grandmother of four grandchildren, a retired AT&T Sales Executive, and founder and publisher of Mariposa Magazine.


    Emily created Mariposa Magazine because she understands the struggles and hardships that many of you face. As a child she had to learn a new language and culture; she grew up in a very dysfunctional home; experienced abandonment; divorce; raised four kids; and through a great deal of hard work, Emily was able to rise to the top in a very competitive and stressful career. None of it was easy, but through it all she learned a great deal.


    Mariposa Magazine is a bilingual publication and it is the only magazine targeting Hispanic women devoted to informing and encouraging Latinas in their efforts to build a better life and community.


    So that’s what the magazine is about – Latina success stories, reflections about life, plus a bunch of other stuff that will inform, entertain, inspire, or just plain crack you up!


    Emily believes God is very real and feels this is a terrific country. She stands on the conviction that our determination, focus, and faith make dreams come true.


    Connect with Emily at -> Mariposa Magazine


    Connect with Deb at:  http://www.debscott.com

  • 00:16

    WHO'S TO BLAME: RESPECT MY LABOR

    in Politics

    Issue: Corporations, job creators and even some workers do not respect our labor.  Who's to Blame?


    Though both corporate productivity and corporate profits climb, workers' wages remain stagnant. CEO's continue to see big payouts, even during economic downturn.  Corporations are being accused of wage theft.  America can't even get our legislators to respect our labor through increasing the minimum wage.


    However, without the productivity of the worker you don't have profits.   Why don't workers get paid more for their productivity?  Laborers, they get no respect.


    Is the government to Blame for not raising the minimum wage?


    Would a $2.00 wage increase kill business and force them into layoffs?


    Do you feel that a worker's productivity is not always worth a certain wage?


    Do workers even know what their labor is worth?   


     

  • 00:55

    SF #165 – Labor Day Adventures

    in Motivation

    “Labor Day Adventures…in the Minnesota Renaissance/Dragon Con Land of Fun and…Stuff.” This is the working title heralding the beginning of this goofy-great episode in which you get to hear about all the shenanigans that happened with the Level Up Guys this weekend.  Adventure abounded at both the Minnesota Renaissance Festival and Dragon Con in Atlanta. […]

    The post SF #165 – Labor Day Adventures appeared first on Success Freaks.

  • 01:01

    LIVE! with Cathi---LABOR DAY-A CELEBRATION!

    in Fitness

    LABOR DAY-CELEBRATION...SEPT 1, 2014


    Definition of LABOR...hired and paid by the day.


    LABOR DAY is a holiday celebrated on the first monday in September.  A celebration of the American Labor Movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers.  It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of their country.


    LABOR DAY, a Federal Holiday was created in 1882 to give workig indiviuals a DAY OF REST, NO SO TODAY.  Most retailers still operate as normal, parades, cook-outs and shopping are a common occurrence on this holiday.


    A celebration of all men and women who have dedicated their lives to defining their inqenuity, their skills, cleverness in planning an extravagant landscape.


    STAY TUNED...


    Honored Guests, Mr. Wise, General President of IronWorkers...


     Mr. Hilton, IMPACT CEO...ETC.


    Mans quest for power...etc.


    Ironworkers a breed unto themselves...etc.


    Classic and Creative Construction...etc.


    The "BOW"...the 'TOPPING OUT' ceremony...etc.

  • 00:30

    A SPECIAL "LABOR DAY PRAYER" FOR YOU!

    in Religion

    WE ARE REMINDED THAT GOD WANTS US ALL TO ENTER INTO THAT REST. JESUS HAS ALREADY PAID THE PRICE FOR US ALL. ON THIS BEAUTIFUL DAY, REMIND YOURSELF TO ENTER INTO THE REST OF THE LORD... MATTHEW 11:28 REMINDS US ALL "TO COME UNTO ME ALL YE THAT ARE HEAVY LADEN ... AND I WILL GIVE YOU REST. PRAYING THAT YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY OF CHILLAXING.... WE ARE ALSO PRAYING FOR THIS UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR. WE NEED THE LORD TO CONTINUE TO BE A FENCE AROUND OUR CHILDREN OF EVERY RACE, COLOR AND CREED. WE THANK GOD IN ADVANCE.


     CLICK ON AND LISTEN TO "PRAYER" THAT HAS BEEN PREPARED ESPECIALLY FOR YOU.  YOU WILL BE GLAD YOU DID!!!!  "HAPPY LABOR DAY"  NOW ENTER INTO THE SWEET "REST" OF THE LORD!
     


     

  • 01:00

    L.A. Steel Show /Union Issues

    in News

    Union Issues, reports from AFL-CIO, politics, strikes, labor relations and negotiations, miniumum wage, immigration, worker's rights.

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