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Living The Blues/ About The National Caucus & Center on Black Aging, Inc

October 13th, 2021


Senior adult Americans make up a considerable amount of members in our community. This includes where we work, where we shop, where we attend school …

Living The Blues/ Mutawaf Shaheed and the state of Black people

July 22nd, 2021


Mutawaf Shaheed is a frequent guest on "Living The Blues".  An author, and a religious leader that has never been a person to avoid tough subjects. Especially those that get other people in trouble. This time he …

Living The Blues: A Dialogue for Justice/Interview of Professor Emmitt Jolly

June 28th, 2021


Associate Professor Emmitt Jolly teaches biology at case Western Reserve University. But most importantly and relevant to now, he has spent his …

Living The Blues: A review of the book "On Juneteenth" by Author Annette Gordon-Reed

June 23rd, 2021


Author Annette Gordon-Reed's book "On Juneteenth" discusses the issues surrounding the celebration from her view born in Texas, where it all began. …

Living The Blues: An interview with Khadijah Adams and her book, "Rewriting Your Mental Script"

May 5th, 2021


Khadijah Adams is a mentor, author, and an entrepreneur. She has a wealth of knowledge from her book entitled, "Rewriting Your Mental Script", concerning how we think and how our "brain" process our own personal …

Living The Blues: A Dialogue for Justice/ Interview with Katrice Williams and Ken Brickman

April 29th, 2021


We are joined by Katrice Williams of the Cuyahoga County Office of Reentry and Ken Brickman of the Center for Employment Opportunities. Together they discuss the best paths to helping ex offenders get established. 

Living The Blues/A frank talk with Detective Farid A. Alim of the Cleveland Police Department

March 24th, 2020


Detective Farid A. Alim has been in law enforcement for 28 years, most of those years serving in the Cleveland, Ohio Police Department. He is also …

Living The Blues/ A Review of "Palaces For The People" by Eric Klinenberg

March 24th, 2020


Living The Blues and a host of panel guests review the content of Eric Klinenberg's book "Palaces For The People". In his book,  Mr. Klinenberg spells out the loss of community throughout the world. Including the …

Living The Blues/The Unbar

February 17th, 2020


When a business opens up surrounding the African American community it is usually a bar, lounge or a beverage store filled with unhealthy snacks, …

Living The Blues/All about Living The Blues in "2020"

February 10th, 2020


The "Living The Blues"  podcast encompasses what happens in the Urban community, but specifically in regard to African American people. Their …

Living The Blues/Mutawaf Shaheed on racism in Cleveland and the rest of America

February 4th, 2020


Whether you are discussing the riots of Glenville or Hough in Cleveland or the Watts or Rodney King Riots of Los Angeles. The story is pretty much …

Living The Blues/Ed Leszynski and the Society of St Vincent dePaul-Cleveland

January 28th, 2020


Ed Leszynski is the Board President of the Society of Saint Vincent dePaul of Cleveland.  Ed discusses the work of  the historical charity that was …

Living The Blues/Kurt Wallace

December 12th, 2019


Kurt Wallace is an author. But he is also a brutally honest African American that want the world to know that he has a lot to say about racial …

Living The Blues/Councilman Joseph T. Jones

November 18th, 2019


The urban community has many socioeconomic problems. Neighborhood citizens have very little power in solving some of the problems in their …

Living The Blues/Dr. Melvin Steals: Creating The Greatest Songs In America

August 26th, 2019


Mystro and Lyric or Mervin and Melvin Steals created some of the best songs of the soul music era. Their songs have been sampled by A$AP Rocky and …

Living The Blues/Infinite Scholar

August 25th, 2019


According to the website, "Mr. Thomas Ousley began the Infinite Scholars Program to ensure that  financially-disadvantaged …

Living The Blues/How to achieve longevity in marriage

August 25th, 2019


Some 50 percent of marriages in the United States end in divorce. Abbas and Eva-Jean Ahmad have been married for 40 years. Listen as they explain what can help your marriage beat the statistics

Living The Blues/The First Cleveland Mosque

August 18th, 2019


 According to their website " The First Cleveland Mosque is one of the oldest Muslim institutions in the U.S. Founded in 1937 by Al Hajj Imam Wali …

Working The Dream/What distracted you in the pursuit of your dream?

August 5th, 2019


"Working The Dream" explores the experiences in taking your ideals from the basement to the public. The Thunder Roar Team discuss their own personal struggles.

Living The Blues/Dr. Frederick Harris MD

July 28th, 2019


Dr. Frederick Harris MD has worked  in Internal Medicine for over 30 years. He describes himself as a "diagnostician" . He believes that he and his team are great at looking at symptoms and diagnosing the medical …

Living The Blues/ An Introduction To The East Cleveland Library

July 27th, 2019


 The Director of the East Cleveland Public Library, Carlos Latimer came to visit the "Living The Blues"  Podcast with one of the board members, Gerald L. Silvera.  The East Cleveland library is at the center of …

Living The Blues/ Russel Atkins poetry and philosophy

July 27th, 2019


 Professor Robert McDonough is a celebrated poet, English teacher and an author.  He is also the Director of the Cy Dostal Poetry Workshop in Ohio.  McDonugh dropped by to discuss his new book about Russel Atkins who is …

Living The Blues/The Preparation of Generation Z: tackling the problems in the community with Nasreen and Asim

June 23rd, 2019


Siblings, Nasreen and Asim are not yet 18 and they have learned the power of a great education. Asim discusses what he believes are the fixes to problems in the local community. Nasreen discusses her accomplishments in …

Living The Blues/Truth Speaker speaks

June 12th, 2019


"Truth Speaker" is a rapper from Syracuse, New York. He has given his life to inspiring people to learn the truth about themselves and to have great concerns of the earth such as, climate change and global warming. …

Living The Blues/ Determined to Reach Your Calling

May 19th, 2019


 When you believe you are called to a specific goal, what are you willing to go through to achieve it? Sheikh Haneef Bashir discusses the challenges in pursuing his calling to become a Sheihk. He was not prepared for …

Living The Blues/ Dr. Benjamin O. Sperry : Teaching black history

May 7th, 2019


 Dr. Benjamin Sperry knows plenty about black history and the struggles of African Americans.  His experiences include working as a journalist, a …

Living The Blues/ Dr. Benjamin O. Sperry: Healing Racial Divide

May 7th, 2019


Dr. Benjamin O. Sperry is a history teacher that has special concentration on black history. He has also taking great interest in educating incarcerated citizens while also blending in other students from more …

Living The Blues/Ms. Gloria Ware: What is an entrepenuer?

April 21st, 2019


Ms. Ware discusses what qualifies a person to be an entrepreneur?

Living The Blues/Ms. Gloria Ware; What is Jumpstart?

April 21st, 2019


Ms. Gloria Ware is a seasoned professional who spent her career helping entrepreneurs. She answer the question what is Jumpstart?

Living The Blues/Retired Major Brenda Collins seg 2; deployment

April 17th, 2019


What is it like to get the news that you were being deployed? and what were some of your responsibilities?

Living The Blues/Retired Major Brenda Collins segment 3; best and worst points

April 17th, 2019


Retired Major Collins is thankful for her experiences in the military. But she also discusses her low points, not to discourage others but to inform …

Living The Blues/Working The Dream - The economic conundrum of Generation Z

April 8th, 2019


E. B. discusses with the host of Living the Blues,  Yaseen and guest host Tamir, whats wrong with Generation Z's view of money and the way they spend it.

A review of the book "Citizen An American Lyric"

March 18th, 2019


Listen as we open and discuss the themes of this great award winning  American literature  by author Claudia Rankine

Living The Blues/Danielle Dixon segment 1

March 13th, 2019


Introducing Ms. Danielle "Nikki" Dixon, author, poet and artist. She discusses her love of visual art. Armed with a degree in visual art, Danielle explored the inner voices in her creative mind and started burning her …

Living The Blues/Danielle Dixon segment 2

March 13th, 2019


Danielle's explanation of the art of poetry

Living The Blues/Danielle Dixon segment 3

March 13th, 2019


Danielle Nikki Dixon poem "Digging in the crates"

Living The Blues/Young Gun segment 1

February 28th, 2019


Young Gun is a rapper, poet, author, entrepreneur and international traveler. He has a lot to discuss: healthy eating, black empowerment and overseas travel

Living The Blues/Winston Gragg/Kenny Gamble and the Black Music Association

February 17th, 2019


Winston Gragg is the CEO of the African American Music Association. He discusses the transition the association took from the Black Music association to become the African Music Association. His organization is the …

Living The Blues/Tiffany Walker seg 1

February 4th, 2019


Come explore some of the challenges and success of being a female in the military.  Interview with Airman Tiffany Walker

Working the Dream/ Are You prepared or equipped?

January 21st, 2019


Before you go on, are you prepared for the unexpected?

Living The Deam/What is the E. B. Smith Project? seg 1

January 21st, 2019


The E. B. Smith Project LLC is a multimedia information company E. B. Smith is here to tell the story

Livving The Blues/Mr. Gregory Reese seg 1

January 21st, 2019


A Pioneer in bringing the arts to the Public

Living The Blues/Carla Reeves Pt 3

January 13th, 2019


The final segment with Ms. Carla Reeves

Living The Blues/Carla Reeves Pt 2

January 13th, 2019


A continuation of Carla Reeves interview

Living The Blues/Carla Reeves: A black womans vision of her future Pt 1

January 13th, 2019


Ms. Carla Reeves discusses her experiences as a young mother, college student, grandmother and her desires to become and entrepreneur

Living The Blues: Mutawaf Shaheed/Albert Ayler

December 26th, 2018


Jazz music scene in Cleveland, Ohio in the 1960's

WORKING THE DREAM: Change is required for success

December 24th, 2018


If you are not willing to make changes your business, your career or your life will fail. A few areas of our life or business need a change

LIVING THE BLUES/Blues and Culture: Luther Allison

December 24th, 2018


Luther Allison was an amazing blues artist. Let us celebrate him and his music

Working The Dream/Sustaining success to the finish

December 11th, 2018


One of the principles of success is sustaining, but can you?

About The Eastside Daily News

December 11th, 2018


Discover the history behind Ohio's original daily black newspaper

Living The Blues/Who is Albert King

December 4th, 2018


Come explore Albert King, a great blues musician, writer and promoter

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