Rashad Richey

Highly sought after political strategist both domestically & abroad, mentor and motivational speaker, Rashad Richey provides intriguing commentary, in-your-face debate and interviews about real issues relating to politics, social policies and life. Listeners are guaranteed to be informed with direct talk and a progressive platform. As the former Political Director and Senior Political Strategist for the Democratic Party in Georgia, an ex-gang banger and being no stranger to overcoming obstacles, Rashad brings a unique real-world perspective rarely heard on talk radio.

Rashad emerged from the streets of Atlanta to become a true force in the field of politics, social advocacy and government policy; electing people at virtually every level of government. With an uncompromising passion to help others and an unwavering desire to mentor our nations’ youth, Rashad has truly transformed his mess into his message and encourages others to do the same. As he always says, “No one is perfect, but anytime you help someone become a better “them” it always “you” become a better “you”.

In addition to politics and public policy, Rashad is a business owner, community advocate and serves the U.S. State Department through the GA Council of International Visitors as a Citizen Diplomat and as a member of the American Council of Young Political Leaders, whose international goals include human rights initiatives and the educational enhancement of international government relations. Rashad is also the Chief Lobbyist for the Clayton County Sheriff’s Office and a Democratic Strategist.

Rashad is currently enrolled at Cornell University through their eCornell program where he is completing studies in Executive Leadership and completing Phd studies at Scofield Graduate School. He also continues to serve on the board of directors for multiple organizations throughout Georgia and has developed many community groups by applying the skills of a strategic planner, organizer, fundraiser and activist.

Through the years, Rashad has dedicated his life to ensuring that everyone has a political voice, regardless of class, race, age, gender, religion or sexual orientation. He also advocates for others who may not have always made the best decisions, but strive to be better people each day. Through political activism, mentoring, community involvement and the power of talk radio, Rashad has seen lives change for the better, including his own.

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Community Activist Prepares for Event

Community Responder Nicky Purple discusses her upcoming community event for local artists.


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Rashad Richey’s Review: Do You Accept Trump’s Locker Room Talk Excuse?

Join our poll. Do you accept Donald Trump’s excuse for his lewd comments regarding his sexual advances on women as “locker room talk?”


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Round Two: Rashad Richey Discusses the Second Presidential Debate

Rashad Richey recaps the second presidential debate.


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Exclusive Interview with BLM Greater Atlanta President Gets Heated

Sir Maejor discusses his recent arrests and his role as the president of Black Lives Matter Greater Atlanta.


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Dekalb County Chairman Voices Displeasure with Attacks Made by Fellow Board Member

Commissioner Larry Johnson discusses his publicized rift with fellow Dekalb County board member Nancy Jester.


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Witness Reveals the Hidden Truth in the Murder of Keith Lamont Scott

An eye witness in the shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott, details the event that led up to yet another unarmed black man being killed by police that sparked national outcry.


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Fulton Co. Government Employee Airs Grievance

Anonymous Fulton County employee airs grievance regarding potential layoffs for many county employees.


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Atlanta Public School Board Chairman Gives Update

Chairman Courtney English, discusses new initiatives coming to APS schools with Rashad Richey.


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Ed Gordon Talks his New Show on Bounce TV

Ed Gordon discusses his new show, premiering tonight on Bounce TV, with Rashad Richey.


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Rashad Richey’s Review: Do You Agree with Trump’s Immigration Plan?

Join our poll. After making his detailed speech on immigration, do you agree with Donald Trump’s immigration plan?



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