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Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq. is a lawyer, businesswoman, radio talk show host, minister, and professor who holds a B.S. degree, a Masters degree, a Ph.D., a Doctor of Ministry and a Law Degree! She currently serves as National Chair of the National Congress of Black Women and as President of Natural Health Options. Ebony Magazine lists Dr. Williams as one of the "100 Most Influential Blacks" and Ebony's "Power 150". She is a Presidential Partner, Co-Chairs "Black Women for Obama", and is a popular public speaker for groups all over the world.
It is through our struggles that we gain our victories. Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq.
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Ms. Cassandra Leach-Woods
Ms. Josephine Woods
Ms. Patricia Harris Henderson
Ms. Brenda Waters
Salute to Bernice Oden --
Celebrating Truth producer, Clemetine Clarke joins Dr. Williams to discuss major events in 2011
Dr. Terecita Dean
Dr. Kanya Vashon McGhee
Ms. Evelyn Clarke
Interscope records recording artist
Angela Huffmon on
Comedian, Civil and Human Rights Activist
Attorney Precious T. Martin, Sr.
Dr. Williams is onsite at Freedom Plaza in Washington at the "Occupy DC" rally.
Barbara Scott is Principal of Scott Consulting Team, a management and business-consulting firm that collaborates with organizations in the Private, Public and Non-Profit sectors to improve human capital, operations, and organizational performance excellence and effectiveness while going through growth challenges.
Mr. Derrick Johnson Derrick Johnson currently serves as State President for the Mississippi State Conference NAACP. Elected in 2004, he is the youngest State President in the country. Ms. Faya Rose Sanders Faya Ora Rose Touré is a Harvard-educated Civil Rights activist and litigation attorney who has worked on some of the highest-profile civil rights cases to come before the courts Ms. Jannette Lee
Ms. Lee has volunteered her services to her community by working with various civic groups within her community where she served as the chairperson of the Labor and Industry Committee and the Executive Board of the NAACP for five years; founder and president of the Young Democrats; member of the Poverty Rights Group, the Southern Coalition of Justice, a Consumer Advocate and Political Action Committee (PAC) member and a regular substitute teacher for the Glynn County Georgia School System.
Stacy Lattisaw-Jackson Beveryle Neal Queen Afi Gaston
Ms. Gina Noel Brown
Attorney Juanita Powell-Williams
Ms. Doris Moore-Bailey
Mr. Tony Wilson
Tony Wilson AKA The Young James Brown , a name give to him personally by the Godfather of soul, James Brown. Tony is the front man of Tony Wilson and the Godfather of sould band that consists of former musicians of the James Brown Band including Jimmie Lee More bassist for Mr. Brown for 23 years along with the legendary bassist Bootsy Collins James Brown tour of 2008.
Dr. Corlis Johnson
Dr Johnson is a Pharmacist, Herbalist, Natural Health Consultant, Functional Medicine Practitioner. Dr. Johnson enjoys teaching and speaking to groups. She is available for seminars and lectures, including schools, churches, and civic organizations. For more information visit www.mynaturesdelight.com or to schedule a date email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stephanie L. Jones
With her corporate career coming to a screeching halt, she began using the time to speak out about child sexual abuse and to pen the Amazon #1 bestselling book, “The Enemy Between My Legs.” Although it is a jaw dropping account of the sexual abuse she endured as a child, critically acclaimed reviews have appeared in nationally circulated newspapers and magazines, and it has become a tool used to share hope and healing with sexual assault victims and survivors all over the world. Jones has appeared as a guest expert on several syndicated radio and television shows. She courageously
Mr. Dick Gregory
Hope L. Sullivan Masters
Ms. Masters founded Future Leaders for the Advancement of Self-Help (FLASH), a clearinghouse for persons 35 years of age and younger who have a genuine interest in working in community-based organizations. She later served as Co-Director of Government Relations for OICA, and was responsible for writing legislation as it related to employment and training, as well as cultivating and maintaining relationships with all departments of the federal government.
Dr. Donna Oliver
Dr. Donna H. Oliver is the sixth president and first woman to lead Mississippi Valley State University. She is also the first African-American female president to lead a Mississippi public university. Since assuming her position on January 1, 2009, she has launched The Valley Renaissance, the institution’s five-year strategic plan which is pictorially depicted by the African Adinkra symbol of a Sankofa—a bird that flies with his head facing backwards as he advances forward without getting off track.
Ashley K Forrest started doing taxes in 2003 from her home. In 2009, she decided to open a store front to be available to other clients. In 2010, she started offering all financial services to local businesses at an affordable rate. In 2011, she opened her second location in Grand Haven, MI. Forrest Tax is a family owned business that prides it on being ethical to ALL clients. Our cliental range from senior citizens to corporate businesses. They enjoy helping people!
WI State Senator Lena Taylor
here to see Senator Taylor on MSNBC!
Sabrina Davis is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Arts. Sabrina has served as the Freshman Class Vice President, Sophomore Class President, God’s Lounge Event Coordinator, and a member of her schools spirit team the Fanatics. During her matriculation through JCSU, Sabrina has been heavily and actively involved. She is the current Editor in Chief of the JCSU Student Newspaper, The Bull’s Eye, and serves as the Editor of Blank Canvas, a creative magazine. She is also the newly elected Student Government Association Vice President of Institutional Advancement and will take office on July 1st 2011
Bobbie Twa is a Certified Career Coach, a Global Career Development Facilitator, a Distant Certified Facilitator, and is the published author of many articles including her book, The COMPASS KIT, a career planning guide. Bobbie is also the principal of Changing Directions.
Rev. John Welch
Ulysses "Jack" Howard
Dee Dee Smith
Ambassador Paul Kabore
Live from California
Dr. Hollis Pierce
Dr. Hollis Pierce - Dr. Pierce is an educator and long time advocate for quality education across the board. Hollis will speak from her perspective on our broken education system nationwide.
Talent agent from Las Vegas
Deara "Dede" Okonkwo
Deara "Dede" Okonkwo - Deara is an "extraordinary" young sister (only 20 years old). Dede will speak about her non-profit dance studio (called DeDe Dance Studio) that she started in South Los Angeles to provide multicultural performing arts, tutoring programs etc.. for at-risk youth. Dede finished high school at the age of 14 and college (USC) at 18 years old. Professionally, she is a 4th grade teacher.
Ms. Elayne Owens
Ms. Francine Wallace
Ms. Marcia Arp
Ambassador Paul Kabore
Dr. Williams makes her return!
Krystal Glass subs for Dr. Faye
Guest: Mr. Charles Lowery
Mr.Ted Terry subs for Dr. Faye
Ayanna Gregory-Musician and daughter of Mr. Dick Gregory
Dick Gregory also joins Mr. Terry
Guest: Jennie Joseph, (Midwife) and Birthing Project USA
Malia Cohen- a San Francisco
Board of Supervisors’ Member and Managing Partner with
Power Forward Consulting, a public affairs, media and policy
consulting firm. Over the years, she has gained an outstanding
reputation for her expertise in policy, public affairs, media
relations, grassroots and political campaigns.
(AKA: New Jersey Weedman) to discuss decriminalizing marijuana.
(President and CEO of Metropolitan Fitness and Safety Academy, as well as retired District of Columbia Policeman) Will discuss personal safety.
Kuae Kelch Mattox
The new National President of Mocha Moms, Inc
JerrKelia L. Bazile,
Author of "The Color of My Skin"
Ms. Frances Jordan
Executive Director, Greenwood Cultural Center
Ms. Michelle Chatman
Also a mention of The National Congress of Black Women from President Obama!
Guest: Dr. Clarence Shuler - President/CEO,
BLR: Building Lasting Relationships
Discussin Benjamin Banneker Memorial
Courtney Macavinta President and CEO of RESPECT
Elaine Camhi Editor in Chief of AeroSpace America
Show-Details to post soon.
Dick Gregory joins Dr. WilliamsTopic: The Election, the Federal Reserve and what we can expect from them after the election and the rumor about Justice Clarence Thomas' alleged impending impeachment.
Dr. Sakiliba Mines joins Dr. Williams and discusses obesity.
Details to post soon
Dr. Williams welcomes two guests:
Congressman Mervyn M. Dymally in California. Topic: "The Significance of Community Colleges"
Ms. Anya Fulford with "The DIVA Girls" in Orlando. Topic: "Mentoring".
Discussion: Ophelia's Work With NCBW, NAACP and the 10/02/10 Rally
D'Leon Barnett- Student Body President, George Mason University
Tobias Smith-Executive Producer "The Cotton Pickin' Truth"
Joan Wages-of the Women's History Museum
Teen entrepreneur (perfume maker) and is one honoree for
JACKEE HARRY-(Emmy Award Winning Actress) and one of NCBW's honorees on Sept 19th. She is a National Spokesperson for GBG's 10-in-One--a multi-vitamin.
NO SHOW: HOLIDAY
Harry Evans & Shanise Craft
TOPIC: Mano Swartz Furs as subject
Wallace Roney & Gary Flowers
Wallace Roney, jazz musician, soon to appear at Blues Alley in Washington, DC and Gary Flowers, Executive Director of the Black Leadership Forum.
is a retired
teacher, television writer and musician in the making!
He will discuss the significance of some of our local history, the meaning of Junteenth, July 4th, names of schools and other community landmarks.
2nd Guest: Marilyn White,
Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Precious Times Magazine.
She will discuss the goal, contents and process of running
1st Guest: Suzanne Mayo-Theus
Independent Consultant, will discuss efforts for reframing opinions in the current climate of political acrimony. One of his first initiatives is encouraging a worldwide birthday celebration for President Barack Obama on August 4th.
7/26/10Dr. Williams welcomes two guests:
Executive Producer of the documentary Pursuit of a Green Planet
Pursuit of a Green Planet is a documentary about the
transformation and emergence of Hip Hop as a vital force
shaping the future of the green movement. Specifically This
film is an exploration of Hip Hop activism as it addresses
the future of our planet by tackling personal food choices
and food justice issues. We will follow Hip hop activist
Keith tucker as he becomes a living experiment when he goes
on a totally vegan diet for more than 6 Months.
Representative of the Philippa Schuyler Project
The Philippa Schuyler Project:
To bring back and remind all of us of the genius of an African American woman Philippa Schuyler who died too soon, but still left behind a legacy of outstanding piano performances, over 200 compositions which she started writing when she was just 5 or 6 years old - Some of which are symphonies and were played by Symphony Orchestras like the New York Philharmonic and other major orchestras across the country.
Singer/songwriter, actress, poet, playwright and Self-published international author of The Aniyah Series children's books. Recently performed original composition at World Expo in Shanghai China.
named by the Godfather of Soul as "The Young
We'll talk about how he got the name, what he is doing to carry on the work of James Brown, the honor he paid Michael Jackson, what he is doing to help other young people and more.
We'll talk about rap, gangsta rap, hip hop and the music of yesteryear-- when men sang real love songs to women and how beautiful these songs still are.
TONY WILSON YOUNG JB GIVING BACK
Civil and Human Rights Activist