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  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We feature our regular PANW report with dispatches on the celebration of International Workers' Day, May Day, and its history; May Day is being commemorated throughout the world including the Republic of South Africa where COSATU is holding a mass demonstrations in Pretoria and other cities throughout the country; and 15 people have been killed in the capital of the Horn of Africa state of Somalia after a mosque collapsed. In the second hour we present an archived interview with Michelle Alexander speaking about the racialization of the prison industrial complex in the United States. The final hour looks back on the history of African American rebellions in Baltimore in both 1968 and 2015, on the anniversary of the Freddie Grey unrest one year ago.

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. We feature our regular PANW reports with dispatches on a South African court ruling saying that President Jacob Zuma may be charged again with over 800 charges of corruption dropped in 2009; Zimbabwe officials say that industry must be rejuvenated through national efforts; Democratic Republic of Congo artist Papa Wemba has passed after collapsing on stage in Ivory Coast; the Central African Republic may be subjected to a disarmament program through the United Nations; and thousands of demonstrators have disrupted rallies where presidential candidate Donald Trump was speaking in California. In the second hour look at the 22nd anniversary of Freedom Day in South Africa where questions relating to the real meaning of independence and democracy are discussed. Other developments in Africa are also featured in other news reports. 

  • 02:59

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program features our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the intensifying sanctions enacted by the United States government against the Southern African state of Zimbabwe; President Barack Obama has defended former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton against protests by Black Lives Matter forces in the U.S. while he is on a state visit to Britain; the most powerful bloc in the Egyptian parliament is aligned with the military-turned-civilian rule of the North African state President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi; and the Islamic State in Libya has been reportedly driven out of the eastern city of Derna. In the second hour we will focus on the anti-racist demonstrations which have continued in the U.S. since 2013 prompted by several high-profile killings by police and vigilantes. Finally a review of several news stories taking place on the African continent are presented in further detail.

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. During this program we feature our regular PANW reports with dispatches on the visit of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe to the United Nations Millenium Development Goals conference in New York City this week; the presidents of South Africa and Namibia have pledged to strenthen bi-lateral relations between the two sub-continenal states; Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has spoken at the UN as well on the plot to illegally remove her from office in the South American nation; and the Cuban Communist Party has concluded its 7th Congress in Havana where both President Raul Castro and former head-of-state Fidel Castro delivered major addresses. In the second hour we pay tribute to Prince, the African American musical innovator and film star who was found dead in his home on April 21. We will look at the battle he waged for years against the corporate record companies demanding just compensation for his creative work. Finally we look back on the 151st anniversary of the conclusion of the United States Civil War which ended in April of 1865.

  • 01:50

    3 African American Girls Drown While Deputies Stand By, Prince the Humanitarian

    in Culture

    Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Tuesday, April, 26th, 10pm-12midnight EST with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network.  


    CALL IN WITH Questions/Comments at 1-888-669-2281.  POST YOUR COMMENTS.  WE MAY READ THEM ON AIR.  Listen online at http://tunein.com/radio/Empowerment-Radio-Network-s199313/ or by downloading the "TuneIn Radio" app to your smartphone and search for "Empowerment Radio Network" or at www.AfricanHistoryNetwork.com for more info and podcasts.


    1) Dashcam Footage Shows Fla. Deputies Discussing Whether to Rescue Drowning Girls in Stolen Car. 2) Prince the humanitarian and student of African History. A lot more information about Prince, what he studied and his philanthropy have been revealed and it's fantastic. 3) R&B singer Bill Paul has died at age 81.


    https://www.facebook.com/events/1085860484803893/


    BALTIMORE: FREE EVENT - Sat. April 30th, 2016, 6:00pm-10:00pm Reality Speaks Of Solviaz Nation Event presents a presentation by Michael Imhotep founder of The African History Network, "Redistributing The Pain: How African Americans Historically Fought Back With Economic Boycotts & Cooperative Economics".  Pleasant Hope Baptist Church, 430 East Belvedere Ave., Baltimore, MD 21212

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this special edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program brings you our regular PANW report with dispatches on the economic crisis in Zimbabwe where millions in cash is being importing into the Southern African state to address the liquidity crisis; a security conference is being held in the Horn of Africa state of Ethiopia to discuss the continent and world affairs; we will also examine the impact of the Panama Papers revelations on African Union member-states; and further outrage has erupted in Somalia after AMISOM troops have been involved in the shooting deaths of several civilians in the south of the country. The second hour continues our recognition of the 118th anniversary of the birth of Paul Leroy Robeson by examining his years long friendship with scholar and activist Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois. In addition, we will present a news documentary report on the Panama Papers. In the final hour we feature a lecture from the Oxford University series on Africa and the New Media.

  • 03:00

    Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast

    in Politics

    Listen to this episode of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire. The program features our regular PANW report with dispatches on developments in the Republic of South Africa where the ruling African National Congress (ANC) is holding its Manifesto Launch in Port Elizabeth; there has been a prediction that there will be a terrorist attack in more West African states in the near future after similar incidents in Burkina Faso and Mali; estimates suggest that economic growth will continue to decline on the African continent amid the reduction in commodity prices and escalating national debt; and the Communist Party of Cuba is beginning its 7th Congress today in Havana. In the second hour we feature a tribute to Paul Leroy Robeson in honor of his 118th birthday. Finally it has been a full year since the beginning of the United States backed and coordinated war against Yemen where at least 10,000 people have been killed and millions more displaced.

  • 00:51

    Radio: PI Game 3 - Penguins vs Capitals

    in Hockey

    As game three ends, Mike Asti delivers his insight on how the Penguins were able to win and gain a lead in the series. Does Pittsburgh have a stranglehold on this series or can Washington tie things up?


    Jeff Furmanchin joins Mike to talk WBS playoff hockey.


    It's another Stanley Cup Playoff post game show on the Pens Initiative airwaves and the Radio: PI Podcast Network.

  • 00:48

    Radio: Penguins vs Capitals Mid-series Show

    in Hockey

    Now through two games of Penguins vs Capitals, Mike Asti recaps all the action and drama so far, in addition to, previewing the rest of this best of seven classic. 


    Tied 1-1, which team has momentum with the series shifting to Pittsburgh? What have the Pens done well and what do they need to improve on? Based on the remaining landscape, has the winner of this series now become, not only the East favorite, but also the Stanley Cup favorite?


    As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, there's more and more radio gold on the Pens Initiative airwaves.

  • Radio: PI Game 1 - Penguins vs Capitals

    in Hockey

    Game 1 of Penguins vs Capitals, the NHL's  marquee series, is in the books. Mike Asti guides you through all that was the Caps OT win.


    Did the NHL drop the ball scheduling wise, putting Crosby vs Ovechkin against the mighty NFL Draft? What led to Washington earning a 1-0 series lead? Entertaining? Yes! Bizarre? Absolutely.


    It's another gold quality edition of Radio: PI's Stanley Cup Playoffs post game show on the the Pens Initiative airwaves.

  • 00:32

    Psychics Gone Wild Jethro and Dena 2016

    in Spirituality

    Jethro Smith and Dena Flanagan host Wednesdays at 8:30 pm EST Free Psychic Readings - Two Super Certified Psychics, Certified Mediums, Certified Tarot Readers, and Certified Reiki Masters. View www.psychicsgonewild.com for more Show Times!


    Jethro Smith, part Native American Indian, has been reading professionally for over 30 years. Extraordinarily gifted, he was intensely tested and trained by metaphysical masters beginning preschool and began foreseeing the future in kindergarten for others. Jethro is renown for swift and powerfully accurate readings.  www.jethrosmith.net


    Dena  Flanagan: Certified Psychic Medium was born with the gift and has been reading professionally for 25 years. Dena's gift envelops the past, present and future, healing at a soul level and drawing communication with loved ones on the other side. Dena's gift of mediumship and enjoining wisdom from past lives plus Dena's gift of healing provide a profound experience at many levels. Dena has all senses open and is also Wild's Psychic Healer. essenceot@aol.com andwww.denaflanaganpsychicmedium.com