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Keepin’ It Real w/ Al Sharpton: Famous Hip-Hop Mogul Prefers being called the “N-Word” over “African American”

On today’s show Al Sharpton tackled the controversial subject of the “N-word, as Suge Knight recently told TMZ that he prefers being called the N-word rather than African-American. Knight is the founder and CEO of […]

WAOK-AM–12/17/2013

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Keepin’ It Real with Rev. Al Sharpton: Sarah Palin’s Slavery Remarks

Today on the Rev. Al Sharpton Show it was “Hot Topic Monday.” Callers called in with different issues and topics they felt needed to be addressed. The top stories included George Zimmerman’s arrest today and […]

WAOK-AM–11/18/2013

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Home Depot Tweets Alleged Racist Photo

Home Depot is in hot water over an alleged racist photo the Atlanta based company tweeted Thursday.

11/07/2013

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Gun Laws And Black Conservatives

Two senators, one Republican and one Democrat are close to presenting to the Senate an agreement to expand gun background checks to all commercial sales.  One point of contention is whether or not there should be […]

WAOK-AM–04/10/2013

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus says that the GOP must find a way to attract more non-white voters. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

RNC Chairman On ‘Listening Tour’ To Attract Non-White Voters To Republican Party

Fresh off his re-election as Republican National Committee chairman, Reince Priebus has hit the road to deliver a message that the GOP must find a way to attract more support from non-white voters.

02/07/2013

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Blacks Becoming More Visible In Obama Administration

President Obama has given two blacks bigger titles within his administration, following criticism from the press about appointing blacks to key positions. Rob Nabors and Danielle Gray will become more visible, according to a news […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2013

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Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential Campaign

While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?

10/15/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Mental Health 101

Today on TMT, we had a intimate and insightful conversation about different types of mental health and ways we can prevent and cure a unhealthy mental State. Certified Psychologist Dr. Efai joined us in the […]

WAOK-AM–10/10/2012

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[VIDEO] A Campaign Ad Slams Obama Over High Black Unemployment!

A new Black Republican PAC has started a political ad aimed at African-Americans that slams President Obama. The ad uses Obama’s speech to the CBC. The ad also says  Obama doesn’t care about issues important […]

09/27/2012

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Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

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