Full Circle: Spanglish Power Hour 02.05.16

Josiah Luis hosts this very special edition of Full Circle, an episode we’re calling the Spanglish Power Hour! Completo con Darth Trump, and Random thoughts from a stoned pocho! Pues sientate, relax y enjoy the show!

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Full Circle 01.29.16 THE TRUTH OF IGNORANCE PHILOSOPHY SHOW

This week, Vika and JC talk about the question of ignorance. What is the nature of ignorance? What is the truth about ignorance? They are joined in studio by Dr. Martin Benjamin and they have an enlightening conversation. Also, a story by JC, and Josiah Luis takes up the mantle of 60-second philosopher!

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THE ART OF STORYTELLING

“The Art Of Storytelling” is tonight’s theme. And for your listening pleasure, Zakiyyah G.E. Capehart, Producer and Host has invited extraordinary writers to capture you with their gift of expressing words through storytelling, poetry, narrative, and song.

 

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FC 1-1-16 Kuumba Voces Book Club

For New Year’s 2016, Kuumba Voces makes a resolution to read more great books! We share some of our new favorites and old favorites with one another on Full Circle. Check it out!

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1-15-16: Racism..Why?

TONIGHT’S SHOW IS A TRIBUTE TO BLACK WOMEN EVERYWHERE ON THE PLANET TO LIFT YOU UP IN THE HIGHEST ESTEEM.  AND IN HONOR AND RESPECT TO A FEW RECENT LOSES  TO HUMANITY, CYNTHTIA ROBINSON,  TRUMPTEER EXTRODINARE AND  CHIEF CORNERSTONE TO THE GREAT BAND- SLY AND THE FAMILY STONED,   MS. NATALIE COLE VOCALIST EXTRODINARE AND DAUGHTER OF THE STRONG MUSICAL FORCE NAT KING COLE AND LAST BUT SURELY NOT LEAST DR. FRANCIS CRESS WELSING, PSYCHCIATRIST AND AFRO CENTRIST- BEST KNOWN FOR HER WRITINGS, THE ISIS PAPERS AND THE CRESS THEORY OF COLOR CONFRONTATION AND RACISM.

 

WE FIRST TAKE A LOOK AT  AND LISTEN TO THE GENIUS UNDERSTANDING  OF THE IMPORTANCE  TO RECOGNAZIE AND COMBAT THE MISEDUCATON OF BLACK YOUTH IN ALMOST ANY SCHOOL IN ANY CITY USA,  AS BROUGHT TO OUR ATTENTION THRU JADA WILLIAMS AND HER ESSAY NARRATED BY MS. NAFI WATSON.   THEN WE LEARN WHY THE YOUNG AUTHOR MS. ASHLEY TOSE HATES WHITE AMERICA AS WE TALK WIH HER ABOUT HER NEW BOOK  “I HATE WHITE AMERICA”. LATER WE GET AN INSIGHT INTO THE DEEP ROOTED HATRED AND CHARACTER ASSASSINATION OF THE BLACKMAN?  AS WE TALK WITH THE RENAAISSANCE WOMAN SISTAH KUJICHAGULIA  ORAL HISTORIAN/GRIOT, MUSICIAN, CULTURAL ARTIST, LECTURER AND AUTHOR OF RECOGNIZING & RESOLVING THE ROOTS OF RACISM AND ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM- AN ANTTHOLOGY OF ARTICLES, ESSAYS AND POETRY

 

WE TURN FIRST TO THE BRIGHT YOUNG LADY WITH A SEARCHING LITERARY MIND , A MIND THAT SHOULD HAS BEEN NURTURED BY HER TEACHERS AND CELEBRATED AS AN ENGAGED AND ENGAGING PUPIL, INSTEAD THIS 13-YEAR- OLD  8TH  GRADE STUDENT WAS HOUNDED OUT OF HER  ROCHECSTER, NEW YORY  CITY SCHOOL AFTER SHE COMPLETED  AND HANDED IN HER ASSIGNMENT.  IN DECEMBER OF 2011 LIKE OTHER STUDENTS  IN THE SCHOOL, JADA WILLIAMS WAS ASKED TO READ TNE NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLAS OVER THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY AND WRITE A REPORT ON WHAT SHE THOUGHT OF IT.  THE RESULTS OF HER THOUGHTS CAUSED A HORNETS NEST OF UGLY ENERGY TOWARDS HER FROM HER TEACHER ANDTHE  ADMINSTRATION AT THE SCHOOL SO MUCH SO SHE HAD TO  BE MOVED FROM HER SCHOOL!

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FC 12 – 25 – 15 HOLIDAY MAGAZINE SHOW

 

Join us this holiday season for a holiday celebration Full Circle Style!  This year for the holidays Ron Thompson offers a sobering commentary on Christmas, Zakiyyah G. E. Capehart explains the significance of Kwanzaa, Josiah Luis recounts a rather traumatic childhood memory of Santa, Vika Aronson takes a rare look at a more somber and private holiday celebration, and JC Howard tells exactly how we’re NOT actually in the midtst of a war on Christmas.

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Revolutionary Love: 12-18-15

 

Graduate Apprentice, Jr. Jackson talks with representatives from the Community Democracy Project, The Get Free Project, and the Oakland Mind about what is in store for Oakland, CA in 2016. Josiah Luis, from Kuumba Voces, Group 40, blessed us with a commentary to start the show
The Free style Music breaks are fire!
Tune in every Friday at 7pm on kpfa.org, tune in radio, or 94.1 FM

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