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Focus On Empowerment with Carole Copeland Thomas - THURSDAYS AT 1PM Eastern


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FOCUS ON EMPOWERMENT is a weekly issues-oriented global radio talk show that examines the opportunities and challenges of personal development and life enhancement both on and off the job. Through interviews, information-sharing, and interactive listener call in segments, Focus On Empowerment provides a vital resource for disseminating social, economic,political, multicultural and personal development information for the blog talk radio audience. CAN'T LISTEN LIVE? Scroll down to the desired show, click and listen online. OR...Just click on the orange RSS symbol to the left, scroll down to the desired program, and then select the appropriate download version for your computer, smartphone, iPod, or MP3 listening device.

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This year's Gaines Family Reunion was particularly poignant for me and for my daughter and many of my cousins, nieces, nephews, and other relatives who shared hugs, kisses, and stories last weekend in Orlando. First, it was sad to... more

One of the most significant ways to learn and expand your sense of possibilities is through travel. Visiting different countries broadens your thinking and connects you with cultures you may only see on television or read about in books. One... more

Unless you have been away on extended vacation you probably know of the horrific tragedy occurring on the southern US border when immigrants cross the border, are arrested and then had their children taken away. Now even though... more

Life does not always turn out the way we want it to, and circumstances can change in a split second. I learned that first hand when a week of joyous high school graduation celebrations for my boy and girl twins turned tragic when my... more

Robert Principe Special Guest

In the fifty years since the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, America and the world have seen the rise and fall of great initiatives, all created in the name of equality and justice. Shortly before his assassination, Bobby Kennedy... more

January is always a good time to reset your course in life to make sure you are traveling in the right direction. Years ago I was taught how to create a vision statement to ensure that my path in life would take me far into the horizon.... more

It's easy to dismiss the charges of those who make claims of sexual harassment. I've heard the responses from those who have either never been a victim or have simply forgotten past incidences where they were either the victim or the... more

During our first segment, we'll talk with the leadership team that is producing this year's Ebony Winter Gala here in Boston. It will attract some 4000 attendees who dress up and dance the night away...all for a good cause. Our second segment... more

Shockwaves reverberated across America yesterday with the downfall of both NBC's Matt Lauer and Minnesota Public Radio's Garrison Keillor in one fell swoop. Yes, we outsiders were shocked, but insiders who knew these men... more
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