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  • 02:17

    ACTOR THOMAS MIKAL FORD & JOURNALIST ROLAND S MARTIN : SAVING OUR YOUTH

    in Current Events

    Thomas Mikal Ford was born on September 5, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Martin (1992), Harlem Nights (1989) and Across the Tracks (1990).

    He recently completed four seasons on TV One's hit show, Who's Got jokes hosted by Bill Bellemy, as the hilarious Pope of Comedy.

    In the past few years Tommy has starred in more than fifteen films: First Impression; Hillbilly Highway; Ivy League; Who Did I Marry; unspoken Word; Douglass U; Dreams (the Movie); No More Games; Switching the Script; Hard Lessons; 4 Play; Mississippi Blues, Back Court And others. in Addition to a New Tv Series Called Basketball Wives.


    Over the course of a journalistic career that has seen him interview multiple U.S. presidents to the top athletes and entertainers in Hollywood, Roland S. Martin is a journalist who has always maintained a clear sense of his calling in this world.


    Martin is the host and managing editor of TV One's NewsOne Now, , entertainment, sports, and culture from an explicitly African American perspective. NewsOne Now starts weekdays via its radio platform at 7AM/ET, airing on Radio One network stations in select U.S. Markets and then transitions to TV One at 9AM/ET.


    , and is senior analyst for the Tom Joyner Morning Show, where his daily segment is heard on more than 100 stations and 8 million people daily.


    He is the author of three books


     

  • 00:45

    The Miseducation of Texas Students

    in Politics

    The Texas NAACP and Texas League of United Latin American Citizens on Monday contended that the curriculum changes passed in May “were made with the intention to discriminate” and would have a “stigmatizing impact” on African-American and Latino students.“The State of Texas is failing to provide many of its minority students with equal educational opportunities,” documents sent to the federal department said.This is like in your face, like showing the ultimate in disrespect,” Bledsoe said. “To suggest the positive aspects of slavery or to exalt Jefferson Davis of the Confederacy is just an abomination. I mean no disrespect to people who may have had ancestors who were part of that, but it is what it is.”NewsOne

  • 03:00

    The Writing is on the Wall.Identifying the Establishment Media.

    in Politics Progressive

    African Americans are on everybodies minds these days.From the deepest bush in Africa to the Eskimo and to the average White Americans.But it seems no one really knows who we are after countless movies,documentaries,news reports,history books,museums ect.No one knows us at all.Tonight we will prove this.We will talk about the attacks on the Honorable Dr Umar Johnson as he is dedicated his life for the betterment of our people,by rouge hippos in the Black Lesbian community parroting for their Liberal Establishment benefactors.I believe this college he wants to build is essential to realizing our vision for a nation of our own.The fact that he is being attacked and Pan Africanism and any Black empowerment,traditionalism and Black culture are also being attacked.


    Tonight we will introduce new termonolgy.Establishment Media and how to identify whether a blogger is a plant of the Establishment Media or are they part of the grassroot activism.There is an effort to silence Black alternative media,in order to incorporate it into the Left or Right Wing Establishment Media's agenda.So who are we?What is our purpose?Are we to live on the Democrat or Republican Plantations forever?Tonight we may have an important guest on.Mr David Alexander Hitt of the IAAC to discuss nationalism in 2014.

  • 01:00

    View from The Wright Way

    in Education

    She calls herself the "Badass Breastfeeding, Babywearing, Attachment parenting, Pole dancing, Yogi Momma! Who inspires and empowers men & women Her WAY! Ms. Wrights Way". 


    That's a mouth full but when you take the time to read her blog you know she is all that and then some. 


    Join Rebecca and Moon as they sit down with Ashley Wright to discuss how she got on the path of breastfeeding advocacy and attachment parenting. From Pole dancing & yoga to breastfeeding on the red carpet she lives a very in your face, take it or live it life that we admire here at View From A Rack. 


    "Hailing from the illustrious Golden State she always had an appreciation for love, fitness, artistic expression and a natural way of living. After having obtained a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Hampton University, she began to slowly come into her own rejecting the demands of what others felt were appropriate for her life. However, it wasn’t until she became a mother, that she truly understood her path and the necessity of support.


    Having organized the most attended World Breastfeeding Event to date with the Northeast Valley Health Center, she began to live out loud, using social media to build her village, increase her family and establish a strong support system; spreading the message of self-love, healing and natural parenting.


    Her message to all parents and individuals is, “It is okay to be 100% committed to your child(ren) and loved ones. In doing so make sure that you take the time to give to yourself."


    bio copied from: https://www.facebook.com/MsWrightsWay

  • 00:36

    No Job, Bad Credit, Now What?

    in Finance

    Did you know that your credit is affected by your ability to pay? If you're not sure about this, try not having income and see what it does to your credit!
    Join us on Sunday, July 28th on Real Talk About Credit with Chris with host, Chris Bridges.  Our special guest is Terrell J. Starr will share his experience with credit when he was laid off and how he learned the credit system to win at the credit game.
    Terrell J. Starr is Associate News Editor at NewsOne. He has more than five years of journalism experience in public radio, television, magazines and online reporting. Starr has a bachelor's degree in English from Philander Smith College and two master's degrees (M.S. in Editorial Journalism) and (M.A. in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies) from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is a Fulbright Journalism Scholar (Ukraine 2009-2010) and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Georgia 2003-2005).
    He will launch a photo website in August, Diaspora Sistah, which will be devoted to telling the stories of Black women worldwide. Another site, Black In Russian, will launch in September. 
    Join the broadcast on Sunday, July 28th at 5:00 pm EST at 215-383-5771.

  • 00:56

    Mid Week Musings @ Afronerd Radio-Wed @7pm!

    in Politics Conservative

    It's Hump Day,  folks! And hopefully listening to Afronerd Radio this Wednesday at 7pm can assist you in getting over your particular "hump" as the week progresses.  When you tune in this week, your "Podcast Avengers" will discuss the following topics:  more on the Smiths' After Earth-a Newsone article, posits that latent racism may be sabotaging the box office performance of the film; The Root asks whether Blacks should collect racist memorabilia; The McCain family welcomes a new Black family member (daughter in law); actor, Michael Douglas causes a stir regarding the possible origins of throat cancer (ahem, he has to learn how to keep his mouth closed)  and lastly, Oprah fans take to Change.org to petition for Tyler Perry programs to be removed from her OWN network.  Call the hosts live at 646-915-9620.

  • 01:59

    The Award Winning Batchelor Pad show for Wed Feb 13th 2013

    in News

    "Covering sports, politics and other topics from a social economical and racial standpoint."
    Guest: Maria Loyd of Your Black World will discuss her article on former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner. Kirsten West Savali- Contributing Editor, Newsone, Blogger - Huffington Post, Feature Writer - Clutch Magazinewill give her opinion of the Lifetime movie about Coretta Scott King and Betty Shabazz and other political news and notes.Plus breaking news, scores and updates!
    Join LA, TONY, REGGIE, GARY AND OTHERS FROM PAD NATION!!
    Call us and let your voice be heard at 646-929-0130 or hit us up in the chat room. 
     

  • 02:29

    The Award Winning Batchelor Pad show Monday Feb 11th 2013

    in News

    "Covering sports, politics and other topics from a social economical and racial standpoint."
    Maria Lloyd (@WritingsByMaria) is the Business Manager for the Your Black World Network  will discuss her article on Christopher Dorner
    Kirsten West Savali- Contributing Editor, Newsone, Blogger - Huffington Post, Feature Writer - Clutch Magazine, Screenwriter, Poet will discuss the Lifetime movie about Coretta Scott King and Betty Shabazz and other political news and notes.
    Plus we recap the weekend in sports!
    Plus breaking news, scores and updates!
    Listen beginning at 6pm Eastern at www.thebatchelorpad.biz or listen on your phone at 646-929-0130.
    Interested in advertising with us, e-mail us at labatchelor@thebatchelorpad.biz.
    Follow us at facebook.com/padnation and pad4truth@twitter.
     

  • 00:31

    OTML WEEKLY WED-THURS What's The 411 America 10-18-12

    in Radio

    LIVING IN AMERICA WED-THURS 9PM (EST) 
    OTML w/BIGROCC,Rhonda P. & FRIENDS
    What's The 411 America
    AMERICA IN THE MARKETPLACE
    THURS PRANK OF THE DAY w/ NEPHEW TOMMY - VERY FUNNY 
    THE OTML CREW DISCUESSING TODAYS HOT TOPICS & America's Marketplace Ministry 
    IF IT  HOT!!! NEWS WE TALK ABOUT IT. JOIN US WED &THURS AS WE BRING YOU THE BEST INFO OF THE DAY.
    30MIN OF NEWS & FUN POWER!!!!!!

  • 00:36

    OTML WEEKLY WED-THURS What's The 411 America 10-10-12

    in Radio

    LIVING IN AMERICA WED-THURS 9PM (EST) 
    OTML w/BIGROCC,Rhonda P. & FRIENDS
    What's The 411 America
    AMERICA IN THE MARKETPLACE
    THE OTML CREW DISCUESSING TODAYS HOT TOPICS & America's Marketplace Ministry 
    IF IT  HOT!!! NEWS WE TALK ABOUT IT. JOIN US WED &THURS AS WE BRING YOU THE BEST INFO OF THE DAY.
    30MIN OF NEWS & FUN POWER!!!!!!

  • 00:31

    OTML WEEKLY WED-THURS What's The 411 America 10-17-12

    in Radio

    LIVING IN AMERICA WED-THURS 9PM (EST) 
    OTML w/BIGROCC,Rhonda P. & FRIENDS
    What's The 411 America
    AMERICA IN THE MARKETPLACE
    THE OTML CREW DISCUESSING TODAYS HOT TOPICS & America's Marketplace Ministry 
    IF IT  HOT!!! NEWS WE TALK ABOUT IT. JOIN US WED &THURS AS WE BRING YOU THE BEST INFO OF THE DAY.
    30MIN OF NEWS & FUN POWER!!!!!!