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The Official home for all WBLS Podcasts - shows release every Thursday! Listen to Rhythm & Views, and tons of brand new WBLS shows! WBLS is the #1 R&B Station in New York!

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The Official home for all WBLS Podcasts - shows release every Thursday! Listen to Rhythm & Views, and tons of brand new WBLS shows! WBLS is the #1 R&B Station in New York!

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English


Episodes
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Open Line - A Presidential Assassination Attempt w/ Aton Edwards and Marq Claxton (7/14/24)

7/16/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Jennifer Jones Austin Esq joins the show as always, along with Marq Claxton Director of the Black Law Enforcement Alliance and Aton Edwards the founder of the International Preparedness Network! Host Brother Fatiyn Muhammad is live from Baltimore - everyone weighs in on the recent Trump Assassination attempt. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:12

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Open Line - The State of Black America w/ Mayor Marc Morial & Dr. Ron Daniel (7/7/24)

7/12/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Jennifer Jones Austin keynote speaker at the Essence Festival Global Black Economic Forum, Brother Fatiyn at the Usher and at the Cash Money concert, the State of Black America with Professor Dr. Ron Daniels, Former Mayor of New Orleans - Marc Morial National Urban League, and so much more! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:52:27

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Open Line - The Trump-Biden Debate (6/30/24)

7/6/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq discuss the Trump-Biden Debate and New York calls in to tell us how they feel! Aired 6/30/24 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:33

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Digital Dilemmas - The Past, Present, and Future of Dating w/ Alison Wellington

7/2/2024
On this episode of Digital Dilemmas, JusNik sits down with the digital dating guru Alison Wellington. Wellington takes you through the past, present, and future of online dating! Alison Wellington is hosting an event in New York this October called Ready, Set, Love and has dating resources available on Align with Alison! Tap into gems of gold as JusNik helps you solve Digital Dilemmas. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:46:54

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Open Line - Jamaal Bowman Calls In + Remembering Willie Mays

6/24/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq discuss both the legacy of Willie Mays with the people of New York - plus Congressman Jamaal Bowman calls in ahead of his debate and upcoming primary! Aired 6/23/24. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:52:08

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Open Line - Fathers Day and Juneteenth (w/ Ernest Crim III)

6/18/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq discuss both Fathers Day and Juneteenth, as well as how they intersect! Ernest Crim III calls in as a guest, Crim is an Anti-Racist Educator and hate crime survivor who uses (Black) historical narratives to empower and educate families and train educators through an equitable lens. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:18

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Open Line - The Fight for Maternal Health Equity (6/9/24)

6/10/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq discuss the disparities in maternal health in America, as well as the search for financial equity! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:33

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Open Line - Trump Found Guilty on 34 Felony Charges (6/2/2024)

6/4/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq along with Professor Ron Daniels host of Vantage Point talk to callers throughout the New York area about Trump's recent felony conviction, the acceptance of the Negro League's stats into MLB history, and much more! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:03

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Digital Dilemmas - Dash Hudson On Mental Health in the Digital Age

4/22/2024
On this episode of Digital Dilemmas, JusNik sits down with Dash Hudson about maintaining your mental health in the digital age, plus dating in the 21st century. Tap in to nuggets of gold as JusNik helps you solve Digital Dilemmas. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:28:05

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Open Line - Thoughts on the Race Reckoning That Wasn't w/ Bakari Sellers

4/22/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq talk to Bobby Childs & Jaime C Harris about New York sports with the Knicks in the playoffs and the Yankees being passionate. Bakari Sellers joins to discuss "The Moment: Thoughts on the Race Reckoning That Wasn't and How We All Can Move Forward Now." See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:53:59

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Open Line - Remembering Those We Lost

4/15/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Brother Fatiyn and Jennifer Jones Austin Esq talk about people who have passed away recently, as well as issues facing New York and New Jersey. DJ Bent Roc speaks on the passing of Mister Cee. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:44

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Open Line - Mayor Eric Adams Answers New Yorkers (4/7/24)

4/9/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Mayor Eric Adams joins the show to answer questions from the Open Line crew and real New Yorkers! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:49:05

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Digital Dilemmas - Dating In the Digital Age (w/ Talitha Troupe)

4/8/2024
On this episode of Digital Dilemmas, JusNik sits down with Talitha Troupe aka "Coach Lii" to talk about dating in the digital age, hypergamy dating, and viral dating sensations! Buckle in for hot takes and gems of knowledge for your dating life! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:18

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Open Line - Celebrating Diversity

4/2/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - callers tap in to discuss the issues of the day. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:49:46

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Open Line - Pimpin' Positivity w/ Alethea Crimmins (3/24/24)

3/25/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Motivational Speaker Alethea Crimmins joins the Program to talk about positivity, plus a rapid fire segment that involves everything from Artificial Intelligence to Trump. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:48

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Digital Dilemmas: Unplugged - Clay Gravesande On His Experience On 'Love Is Blind' Season 6

3/25/2024
Clay Gravesande of "Love Is Blind" season 6 speaks with JusNik about his experience on the show. He also spoke about the amount of backlash he received since the now infamous wedding scene that has gone viral on social media. Gravesande says it's been tough to navigate through the lens of being watched by the world after being a normal guy with a business. He believes that the reunion helped clear up some misconceptions about him and more. Check out the full interview now. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:20

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Open Line - State Of The City Address ( 3/17/24)

3/20/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Speaker of the New York City Council Adrienne Adams discusses the State of the City Address. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:00

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Open Line - Governor of New York Kathy Hochul Calls In + Black Studies Curriculum Pilot

3/11/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - David Banks, the 31st NYC Public Schools Chancellor, and Dr. Shango Banks, the President of BE-U talk about the Black Studies Curriculum, then Governor Kathy Hochul calls in to discuss the National Guard being deployed in NYC (minute 14) alongside Janno Lieber who is the CEO of the MTA. Then Jumaane Williams, the NYC Public Advocate calls in! All that plus callers from all over New York! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:50:31

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Open Line - Down State Hospital & Trail Blazing Women (3/3/24)

3/4/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - Wayne Spence the President of the Public Employees Federation, and Dr. Ron Daniels from Vantage Point join the program! Callers highlight women trail blazers and raise concerns about shutting down Down State Hospital. WBLS's legendary Sunday show - Open Line will now be on WBLS Podcasts every Monday! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:54:35

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Open Line - New York City Sounds Off (2/26/24)

2/26/2024
The Open Line Legacy continues after the loss of the show’s founder Bob Slade on March 23rd of 2019. From it’s beginnings in the early 1980’s on WRKS-FM, Open Line has continued to inform, inspire, educate and call to action, citizens of the Greater NYC Community and beyond. On this week's episode - New Yorkers call in to sound off. WBLS's legendary Sunday show - Open Line will now be on WBLS Podcasts every Monday! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:51:12