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Entrepreneurship and Education To Be Discussed

This week's episode will deal with Entrepreneurship, Our Education System, Civics and much more. Chris Gergen has helped many entrepreneurs through NC and the Country and we look forward to having him on the show. Calvin Anderson has been involved in the Education field in both NC and New York areas and feels we are shortchanging our youths.


College Friend and Activist Still At It

Tula Connell, The Author of Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee, will be joining us tonight. I first met this activist when we were both at Marquette University and I look forward to hearing what she is working on. Her life experience has included working for the AFL-CIO and helping to create trade unions around the world and her research has included the study of social movements around the world.


From Prisoner To Role Model

Mike Anderson served 17 years in Prison, and he is not afraid to admit to the mistakes he made in his life, But, he is also wanting people to know his story and to learn from it. Mike is determined to help our youth find positive direction and to help them get out of gangs and other negative factors... Mike has also graced many stages around the country both as a poet and Motivational Speaker...


Continuation of the Conversation: Science, Art, And History Discussed

We got cut off. Let's get back to the program. For decades, Darrell Stover has been a force in the Poetry and Art Communities. He has taught at NC State and one of his popular courses deals with Afro Futurism. We will talk about what this term means and who some of his influences are. Stover is also a avid fan of science and the Blues and has studied North Carolina's Rich Cultural History and we look forward to hearing some of these tales. And what us happening in his life as well as tales...


Activist To Speak On Our Show Tonight

I have been a long-time fan of Serena Sebring and know her as a powerful ally and advocate for various communities ranging from African American woman to those in the LGBT community. Originally born in Boston, Massachusetts, Sebring came to Durham via Boulder, Colorado, and is also a student of Sociology. Her academic research has examined the history of Reproductive Justice and Women of Color in North Carolina...She has also been a member of the staff for Southerners On New Ground (SONG)...


Blues and Neo Soul Singer Scheduled On Our Show

In this week's episode, me and Dean discussed a Google Education project, Jackie Robinson legacy, more Trump news, and much more......Originally scheduled waJasme Kelly has been a friend for a long time, and I have watched her develop as a musician and as an Individual. She has helped to teach youth in various parts of the world about music and has opened for acts like Buddy Guy, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller, Maceo, Boney James and others. A graduate of UNC, Kelly has...


Impact of Racism on Us As A People To Be Examined

Howard C. Stevenson is an expert on psychology, racial literacy, and racial trauma. His Book, Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools: Differences That Make a Difference focuses on how parents, educators, and others can resolve racially stressful situations like profiling and more. He has also studied the effects of racism on our society and has found some interesting facts and we look forward to our discussion with this scholar. In addition to this, he has studied the impact of living in...


A True Cultural Warrior To Be Our Guest

We are glad to have Zayd Malik Shakur on our show today. This talented individual has studied Martial arts and Drumming under some sensational masters and he is not afraid to speak his mind. He is also very much involved in the local arts scene, and is a big time comic fan. We will talk about his views on cultural arts and even its misappropriation by others, The impact of Panther on Society, and what he sees happening in Society.


Survivor Featured On Voice Of The People

A native of Washington, DC, Elona Washington is a child sexual abuse survivor, producer and motivational speaker. Additionally, she’s the Amazon best-selling co-author of 20 Beautiful Women Volume II and I Am Beautiful: The Evolution of Beauty and blogs for both the acclaimed Huffington Post and esteemed Digital Romance. She’s made guest appearances on HuffPost Live, prominent radio shows and popular podcasts. Elona’s most recent book, From Ivy League To Stripper Life: 10 Lessons Learned,...


Nickelodeon Writer To Be Our Guest Tonight

We are glad to have a Wilson native who now calls New York home as our guest. Mr. Hyman, who has written for Nickelodeon and is known for works like Gullah, Gullah definitely believes in encouraging his fellow writers...


Country and Folk Musician On Our Show

My longtime friend and associate John Howie has made a name for himself in both the Folk, Americana and Country scene with bands like Rosewood Bluff and Two Dollar Pistols, and even folks that like campy film music may know his sound as well since his sound has been featured in the Jeepers Creepers movies..... We look forward to talking to him about his latest music project and where he sees his music going now, and what some of his plans are as he continues to develop his sound....If you...


Two of Durham's Top Activist Joins Us as Guests

Woman Activist Joins Us as A Guest I am looking forward to talking to long-time activist Omisade on our show. We will talk about Reproductive Rights, Activism, the positive images of Sisters in Black Panther, Social Justice, Being an Artist, Using Art for Social Justice, and much more...The discussion should definite!y be lively... We will also be discussing the Me Too Movement, Sexism in Society, How many women face abuse as children, being a powerful role model for women and much more....


Bi-Racial Kids Discussed On Our Show

Duke Researcher Sara G will be joining us to discuss the 21st Century and what it means to grow up Bi Racial. Some of her research may surprise our listeners. In 2008, Barack Obama was elected president and he came from Bi Racial parents. Did this help or hurt others from similar background? Are folks from different Bi racial groups treated differently? How has our current race relations impacted things now? Do Bi Racial kids get preferential treatment? We are definitely looking forward to...


Jazz Legends and Wilmington History Discussed

Larry Reni Thomas, a longtime friend and true advocate for jazz music, will be joining us on our podcast. Thomas who has had his journalistic work appear in Downbeat and The New York Times, is known for his research on The Wilmington Ten and for his book about The Lady Who Killed Lester Young, a true Jazz Icon. He is also working on a book about one of Wilmington's premiere hangouts back in the Day and Larry can be heard on several area radio stations himself.


Sports and World and National News Dicussed

Host Marc Lee and the Sixth Man Dean Geronimo discuss the Super Bowl win of the Philadelphia Eagles as well as some of the entertainment and commercials affiliated with the Big Game. Also discussed is the US Economic Situation, the War on Poverty campaign launched by Rev. Barber and others, Robots delivering your packages, Economic decisions and Love, Gender Equality and Human Trafficking just to name a few topics.... Originslly scheduled was entrepreneurre Glad Chris Gergen on our show...


Strong Man Competitor and Sumo Wrestler to Speak.

Back in High School, James Perry and I were on the Track team together...I was not that great a competitor, and James was a strong Shot Putter and also involved with our Football Team.. He went on to Play College Ball, and even made a name for himself as a successful Sumo Wrestler and World's Strongest Man Competitor....We look forward to hearing from this talented invidividual and hearing what he is involved in these days and what he thinks of modern day sports....


Durham Mayor To Join Us On The Show

Steve Schewel has had a rich history that has included being the founding publisher of one of this area's top independent newspapers, as well as serving on the City Council, and being a true activist and supporter of the Durham Community. He has already said that he would like to see Durham be even more inclusive, and to have affordable housing even in the downtown area. He is not afraid to tackle difficult issues, and we look forward to talking him about his early days as the head of a...


Discussion about Photographing National Parks and Other Interesting Topics

We will have Derek Rowe on the show who has travelled the world taking pictures of the National Parks, and he will talk about these exciting travels of his...Rowe will also be talking about his work as a film editor and even his work in the field of Virtual Reality...He is always looking to inspire the world.... Derek was also involved with me in the Occupy Movement and is always willing to discuss Social Justice and Politics.... He moved to Durham from Florida....


Activist John Rooks To Speak On Our Show

John Rooks, who was a player for NCCU during his College years, has always felt that a lot of folks are not having a Voice in what is happening in Durham, NC... He is a proponent of Affordable Housing, and Economic Development that helps many parts of our great city... He has been a true advocate for the youth here and has served on boards that have addressed this part of our community...A definite family man, Rooks won the Grit Award in 2016 for his work at bridging the gap between local...


Mitchell Levy Joins Us On Our Show

We were glad to have as our guest Mitchell Levy, The AHA Guy who talked about The New Social Age we are in, and about Ted Talks and being a successful Entrepreneur. He feels that we are definitely moving in a new direction and Society and folks need to be prepared for it....We were also glad to get his feelings about the person that is supposedly running the country. Definitely a fun and interesting conversation that we feel many will enjoy..... Also we were hoping to have Angela Ray, a...


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