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With over 22 years of community development experience, Braswell is the executive director of Fathers Incorporated, a company he formed in 2004. Since its inception, the agency's main focus has been on the development of support services for fathers through the capacity building of not-for-profit organizations and education of the broader public, to include policy makers, government, business, faith-based and philanthropists. Braswell has also authored “When The Tear Won’t Fall–One Man's Journey Through the Intimate Struggles of Manhood and Fatherhood." His long-time radio show was recently renamed as "Ties Never Broken-OnAir!" to match the agency's campaign of the same name. The show is now part of the Tavis Smiley Network on BlogTalkRadio.

With over 22 years of community development experience, Braswell is the executive director of Fathers Incorporated, a company he formed in 2004. Since its inception, the agency's main focus has been on the development of support services for fathers through the capacity building of not-for-profit organizations and education of the broader public, to include policy makers, government, business, faith-based and philanthropists. Braswell has also authored “When The Tear Won’t Fall–One Man's Journey Through the Intimate Struggles of Manhood and Fatherhood." His long-time radio show was recently renamed as "Ties Never Broken-OnAir!" to match the agency's campaign of the same name. The show is now part of the Tavis Smiley Network on BlogTalkRadio.
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With over 22 years of community development experience, Braswell is the executive director of Fathers Incorporated, a company he formed in 2004. Since its inception, the agency's main focus has been on the development of support services for fathers through the capacity building of not-for-profit organizations and education of the broader public, to include policy makers, government, business, faith-based and philanthropists. Braswell has also authored “When The Tear Won’t Fall–One Man's Journey Through the Intimate Struggles of Manhood and Fatherhood." His long-time radio show was recently renamed as "Ties Never Broken-OnAir!" to match the agency's campaign of the same name. The show is now part of the Tavis Smiley Network on BlogTalkRadio.

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Episodes

Fatherhood, Cops and Single Families

1/9/2018
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Fatherhood is driving a hugely diverse conversation. Heather Mac Donald Heather Mac Donald is the Thomas W. Smith Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor of City Journal. She is a recipient of the 2005 Bradley Prize. Mac Donald’s work at City Journal has covered a range of topics, including higher education, immigration, policing, homelessness and homeless advocacy, criminal-justice reform, and race relations. Her writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal,...

Duration:00:27:35

Lisa (Lisa Lee) Counts - "History of Girls in Hip-Hop"

5/8/2015
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Friday, May 8th, 7pm Lisa (Lisa Lee) Counts Queen of Hip Hop Member of Zulu Nation, Soul Sonic Force & US Girls "History of Girls in Hip-Hop" Lisa Lee Counts, better known as Zulu Queen Lisa Lee is a founding member of the Zulu Nation. In addition to being a founding member of the SoulSonic Force and Cosmic Force, Zulu Queen Lisa Lee was also featured in the seminal hip-hop films "Beat Street" and "Wild Style." Zulu Queen Lisa Lee currently resides in Virginia. Topics include: comparing...

Duration:00:39:23

Cassandra Mack - Why Do Black Girls Rock?

5/6/2015
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Wednesday, May 6th, 7pm Cassandra Mack CEO of Strategies for Empowered Living "Girl Power: What Makes a Black Girl Rock?" Cassandra Mack, MSW is the founder and President of Strategies for Empowered Living Inc. a New York based personal development company that offers educational workshops, coaching programs, consultation services and products designed to help people succeed in life and grow.

Duration:00:34:35

Hip Hop and Today's Girls with Toni Blackman

4/13/2015
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Toni Blackman CEO & Founder at Rhyme like a Girl and artist/writer/educator Topic: "Hip Hop and Today's Girls" Toni is an international champion of hip-hop culture. An award-winning artist, her steadfast work and commitment to hip-hop led the U.S. Department of State to select her to work as the first ever hip-hop artist to work as an American Cultural Specialist. This multi-talented woman has been listed in ESSENCE Magazine’s listing of “30 Women to Watch.”

Duration:00:37:04

Failing Our Fathers w/ Dr. Ronald Mincy

1/13/2015
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Ronald B. Mincy, PhD, is the Maurice V. Russell Professor of Social Policy and Social Work Practice at the Columbia University School of Social Work and Director of the Center for Research on Fathers, Children and Family Well-Being (CRFCFW). Failing Our Fathers summarizes the most recent quantitative and qualitative research, and undertakes new analyses to fill in important gaps, to produce a comprehensive picture of who these fathers are, what types of relationships they have with their...

Duration:00:33:58

A Year in Black: African Americans in the 2013 News

1/7/2014
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In this show we take a look back at 2013. What a year for African Americans. Zimmerman Verdict, Kanye West, Oprah Wifrey, Fatherhood and more.

Duration:01:33:27

Who Took Christ Out of Christmas?

12/17/2013
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Our guest is Pastor Tre Staton; Pastor of Empire Christian Center

Duration:00:57:20

Rebroadcast - Men's Health and Obamacare

12/11/2013
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Anton J. Gunn, MSW Director of External Affairs U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Anton J. Gunn is the Director of External Affairs in the Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs (IEA) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. As Director of External Affairs, Mr. Gunn serves as the principal advisor for cultivating and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders for Secretary Sebelius. Mr. Gunn represents the Secretary in direct official dealings...

Duration:00:29:46

Is Kwanzaa a Real Holiday!?

12/10/2013
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According to Wikapedia - Kwanzaa is a week-long celebration held in the United States and also celebrated in the Western African Diaspora in other nations of the Americas. The celebration honors African heritage in African-American culture, and is observed from December 26 to January 1, culminating in a feast and gift-giving.[1] Kwanzaa has seven core principles (Nguzo Saba). It was created by Maulana Karenga, and was first celebrated in 1966–67. This week we tackle the question; Is...

Duration:01:02:41

African American Perspectives and Kennedy Assasination

11/26/2013
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Show will explore the perspectives of African Americans and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Our speical guest is Dr. Raymond Winbush Raymond A. Winbush is the Director of the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University in Baltimore Maryland. He is the former Benjamin Hooks Professor of Social Justice at Fisk University and Director of the University’s Race Relations Institute. He also served as Assistant Provost and Director of the Johnson Black Cultural Center...

Duration:00:56:24

Understanding Literacy from Ghana

11/5/2013
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Recently a group of educators, artist, writers, social workers and evironmentalist traveled to Ghana to assist in raising the literacy standards for students and build the professional capacity of over 300 Ghanian teachers.

Duration:00:53:52

Men: WE Can Help END Domestic Violence

10/28/2013
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This is the last show in a series of public educational awareness shows as part of Fathers Incorporated's Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign for October. My co-host is Asia D. Smith; CEO of Purple Reign. Who can view the video series at http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL18m34mX7F_UnTXDa32MfDMFglyA7UOQT

Duration:01:01:24

The Making of a Man - Rick Johnson

9/16/2013
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The transformation from boy into man requires intentional guidance, education, and good role models. As a boy grows toward manhood, his parents can instill in their son the values and character traits needed to succeed in life. Highlighting famous Christian men throughout history and the character trait that made each an outstanding model of manhood, parenting expert Rick Johnson gives moms and dads intentional strategies to help mold their sons into honorable men. Rick Johnson is a...

Duration:00:58:19

Faith, Family and Fatherhood with Author Rick Johnson

9/9/2013
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The transformation from boy into man requires intentional guidance, education, and good role models. As a boy grows toward manhood, his parents can instill in their son the values and character traits needed to succeed in life. Highlighting famous Christian men throughout history and the character trait that made each an outstanding model of manhood, parenting expert Rick Johnson gives moms and dads intentional strategies to help mold their sons into honorable men. Rick Johnson is a...

Duration:00:59:57

Gettin Over the HUMP of LIFE!

9/6/2013
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Join us on Friday, September 6th with our guest Richard L. Taylor Jr., author of "Unashamed." Richard is a motivation speaker dedicated to helping people overcome the stuggles and obstacles of their lives.

Duration:01:00:48

UnRaveling Baby Mama|Daddy Drama

9/2/2013
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Communication is the key for any human to relate to another. However, there exists another level of difficulty when there are children involved and parents find themselves in the throws of Baby Mama|Daddy Drama. Scores of books to include “Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus” by John Grey have encourage a conversation on how men and women are different, thus communicate in very unique and other times misinterpret ways. In this book, John provides a practical and proven way for men and...

Duration:01:01:07

Understanding and Overcoming Depression (Re-Broadcast)

8/21/2013
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Understanding and Overcoming Depression Our Special Guest: TERRIE WILLIAMS Terrie Williams is the author of “Black Pain: It Just Looks Like We’re Not Hurting”. It tells the untold story of depression among African-Americans as well as Terrie’s tale of her own chronic and crippling depression—a revealing narrative she shared in the June 2005 issue of ESSENCE magazine. Dr. Derek Suite Featured in The New York Times, The Daily News, and Black Enterprise Magazine, Dr. Suite has received...

Duration:01:02:08

My Two White Friends - Friendship Discussion on Racism

8/19/2013
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A candid discussion on RACISM...with two of my favorite people in the world Dr. Jack Conway and David Miller on Ties Never Broken-OnAir! It was brought to my attention that we often have this conversation amongst ourselves as Black Folks; rarely in a civil way with those who don't look or think like us. Well; here it is.

Duration:01:01:18

Faith, Mentorship and Today's Girls

8/12/2013
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A lot of conversation is taking place today about the issues of boys. Often times we forget that our girls are facing the same issues. Today we talk about the issue of faith and the need for mentorship opportunities for girls. Christina Staton is the founder of Christina Staton Ministries and Co-Pastor of Empire Christian Center in Colonie, NY. Pastor Christina has always carried a great passion for Women's Ministry. In the last 15 years she has worked diligently to create conferences,...

Duration:01:01:17

Faith, Mentorship and Today's Girls - Aug 12,2013

8/12/2013
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A lot of conversation is taking place today about the issues of boys. Often times we forget that our girls are facing the same issues. Today we talk about the issue of faith and the need for mentorship opportunities for girls. Christina Staton is the founder of Christina Staton Ministries and Co-Pastor of Empire Christian Center in Colonie, NY. Pastor Christina has always carried a great passion for Womens Ministry. In the last 15 years she has worked diligently to create conferences,...

Duration:00:59:46