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Hutchins: I Think The Hawks Are Going To Be An Example Of Diversity And Inclusion

Some insight perhaps into what happened during Friday’s long-awaited meeting between civil rights leaders in Atlanta and executives with the Atlanta Hawks organization. After the two hour meeting, the Reverend Markel Hutchins would only say, […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2014

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Keepin’ It Real with Al Sharpton: Policing in Black America

On today’s Hot Button Monday, Reverend Al Sharpton discussed police brutality along with his guest, Dr. Ofari Hutchinson. On August 9th, 17-year old Michael Brown was shot multiple times by a police officer in St. […]

WAOK-AM–08/11/2014

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National Action Network Holds 5th Annual Toy & Book Drive

As the holidays are fast approaching, many families do not have the means to provide gifts for their kids. Join the National Action Network in extending the gift of giving for their 5th annual Toy […]

WAOK-AM–12/04/2013

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Boys To Men II Male Bonding Conference

National Action Network Founder, Marcus Coleman will be hosting Boys To Men II a male bonding conference for young men Friday September 6th from 4pm until 6pm at Etris Community Center. This conference will tackle […]

WAOK-AM–08/07/2013

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‘Justice For Trayvon’ Sign: ‘This Is Amerikkka’

Crowds chanted “Justice! Justice!” as they rallied in dozens of U.S. cities Saturday, urging authorities to change self-defense laws and press federal civil rights charges against a former neighborhood watch leader found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin.

07/21/2013

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Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect $200!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White, Fulton County District Attorney has brought up racketeer charges against teachers involved in the APS cheating scandal. Do you think they deserve jail time for cheating on test? […]

WAOK-AM–03/26/2013

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Is This What We Should Continue To Expect?

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the first African American Florida Lieutenant governor, Jennifer Carroll, resigning amind allegations of criminal activity. Also, Dekalb Board of Education appointed and the make-up is the […]

WAOK-AM–03/14/2013

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It’s A Done Deal!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the Atlanta Falcons stadium being approved and one step closer to build the $1 billion stadium. We also have Mayor Kasim Reed’s comments while he […]

WAOK-AM–03/08/2013

National Action Network Youth Forum

The National Action Network youth move is holding a forum called Boys to Men: Old  School Values For  a New School Mentality Saturday March 16th  from  10am to 12noon at the West Hunter Street Baptist […]

WAOK-AM–02/20/2013

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Power Talk Exclusive: “Black Pastors Are Being Paid $20,000 To Sway Congregations To Not To Vote For Obama”

Today on Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we had an exclusive interview with a Rev. Charles Williams II , a black pastor from Detroit.  He  was on the show to discuss the growing issue with […]

WAOK-AM–10/31/2012

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