• 00:56

    UnReasonable Doubt: Renisha McBride & Jonathan Ferrell

    in Culture

    Afro State of Mind Radio by Lurie Daniel Favors provides a critical analysis of issues and current events impacting the Black community. Lurie is an attorney, speaker & the author of Afro State of Mind: Memories of a Nappy Headed Black Girl, a story that uses one girl's experience with hair and colorism to explore race, history and identity.

    This week's episode reviews the recent tragedies involving the deaths of Renisha McBride and Jonathan Ferrell.  Both McBride and Ferrell were Black young adults who were gunned down as they sought help. When the shooter is White and the victim is an innocent Black person, what does it mean to have unreasonable doubt?

  • 02:29

    SERIOUSIDE: Bombings in IRAQ, Renisha McBride Verdict, Good or Bad Parenting

    in Radio

    Welcome to the Seriouside of the jril show.  This morning, we will be talking about the following topics:


    President Obama ordered airstrikes in Iraq to protect US Citizens and religious minorities trapped in Iraq. Obama says that there is no time table for this military action.  Is this a good idea?


    Theodore Wayne was convicted of second degree murder in the shooting of Renisha McBride.  Wayne and defense team were surprised by the verdict.  We will discuss the verdict.


    A father decided that he was going to teach his son a lesson for acting up in school by shaving his head to look like the famous character “George Jefferson” from the 70’s hit TV show “The Jeffersons”.  Question:  Good or Bad parenting?

  • 01:04

    Racial Profiling Or Fear : What Happened To Renisha McBride?

    in Culture

    While Detroit made national news for an awful, horrendous mass shooting at an east side barber shop that left 3 people dead, the city was already dealing with another murder. Renisha McBride was fatally shot early Saturday morning November 2nd. The homeowner says that he accidentally shot the 19 year old woman as she asked for help. No arrest has been made and the community is outraged. Is this another case like Trayvon Martin? Call in this Tuesday at 8pm and comment on the HOT TOPIC : "Was Renisha McBride's Death Accidental or Racial profiling?" Call 760.283.4647 @ 8pm or click www.eblockradio.com 

  • 00:29

    Renisha McBride shot by a White man after a car wreck (Trial Begins)

    in Current Events

    Reisha McBride was shot and killed by Theodore Wafer, after Renisha wrecked her car, and knocked on Wafer's door, early one morning. The defenses opening statements were made on July 24h.

    Will this man get away with murder ?

    Listen to Victor Morrow give his take on the trial.

  • 02:27

    SERIOUSIDE: JFK 50 years later, Obamacare on life support, Renisha McBride

    in Radio

    Welcome to the Seriouside of the jril show.  We be discussing the following topics this moring:


    Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as he rode in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas.  Why are americans still fascinated with his death 50 years later?


    Facing open revolt from members of his own party over the disastrous roll-out of his signature health care law, President Barack Obama apologized to congressional Democrats Thursday for “letting them down


    Theodore Paul Wafer, a Detroit-area man, was charged with murder Friday in the shooting death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride on his porch. Racially motivated?

  • 00:29

    Was The Killing Of Renisha McBride Another Trayvon Martin?

    in Spirituality

    Was Theodore Wafer justified in killing Renisha Mcbride.

    Is race a factor in why the teenager was gun down in the middle of the night.

    What about stand your ground, was Mr. Wafer defending himself from eminent danger?

    Have we just witness another Trayvon Martin murder?

  • 02:01

    Sarah Palin, Obamacare Lies, & Justice for Renisha McBride

    in Politics Progressive

    This week's episode of Madness & Reality Radio:

     Sarah Palin compares the national debt to slavery; President Barack Obama changes rules of the Affordable Care Act allowing consumers to keep their "junk" health insurance policies; and we speak about the latest development in the ongoing effort for justice for Renisha McBride, the 19-year-old African-American woman shot and killed by a Detroit homeowner while allegedly seeking help after a car wreck.

  • 01:24

    Community Healing & Honest Conversations w/ Panel of Experts

    in LGBT

    Join us as we talk about experiences navigating our black community as well as our LGBT community. What happens when both worlds are one in the same? As a twoc who centers the black trans women I will focus on healing for my sisters. What does healing look like for twoc with our black men, black cis sisters as well as our gay queer brothers? What does healing look like for all of us?

    We welcome a panel of experts tonight for what should be a nuanced, riveting discussion. Our panel includes blogger, writer George Johnson, writer academic scholar Freda Grant, Zellie Imani a writer, teacher, photographer, blogger and Yah-Yah Nicole a model, musician, advocate. 

    We will be discussing a range of topics please join us we will take phone calls as well!! 347 237 4756 

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  • 02:02

    Guest - Atty. Gerald Thurswell Representing Renisha McBride Family - 11/19

    in Politics

    Welcome to Independent Underground Radio LIVE - MICHIGAN'S TOP POLITICO PROGRAM - Tuesday, November 19, 2013  @ 11am ET program.

    On Today's Show:
    -We welcome on Guest Atty, Gerald Thurswell representing the late Renisha McBride family. Now that Dearborn Heights homeowner Theodore Wafer has been charged with Second-Degree Murder in Ms. McBride untilely death, what are the next stages of this case? We'll discuss.

    -Democratic Candidate for Governor Mark Schauer says raising Michigan Minimum Wage to $9.25 an hour is one way to help the state decrease its 9.0 unemployment rate. Republican Gov. Rick Snyder says in turn a increase in the minimum wage is not necessary. Who's right? We'll discuss the minimum wage facts!

    -George Zimmerman, the release killer of Stanford, Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, is at it again. This time, Zimmerman confrontation with this now girlfriend yesterday on the heels of a violent dispute between the released killer, his soon-to-be ex-wife and father two months ago. Did the Florida six jurors get the decision to let Zimmerman free as a bird wrong?

    Independent Underground Radio LIVE FEATURED THIRD YEAR ON BTR Political Talk podcast based out of Ann Arbor covering Michigan and National Politics, breaking news and more.

    Host Monica RW is an owner/writer for the popular Independent Underground News website, media consultant for ROJS Media LLC, a experienced grassroots and elected local political leader, and brings her researched Independent opinions to the political issues of the day.

    Call into the show with your thoughts and opinions at 347-934-0185 or tweet us @IUNewsTalk. 

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  • 01:35

    Bake McBride League Keeper Deadline Discussion

    in Baseball

    It is keeper deadline date in the Bake McBride League and our band of misfits discuss the lists at great length and mock each other without mercy.

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