Gloria Minott Presents...

Join journalist Gloria Minott as she talks with the newsmakers of today and tomorrow.

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      Gloria Minott Presents...Roland Phillips (Author)_Episode 227


      Roland Phillips (referred to as Ronald Phillips in podcast) talks about his latest book "A Spy Named Orphan: The Enigma of Donald MaClean" - The first full biography of one of the twentieth century’s most notorious spies. ** Podcast Opening/Closing music produced by Dadrian (https://soundcloud.com/dadrian-collins-457411779)


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      Gloria Minott Presents...Dr. Deborah Plant (Editor of Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo)_Episode 226


      Deborah G. Plant is an African American literature & Africana Studies scholar and literary critic whose special interest is the life and works of Zora Neale Hurston. She talks about the 2018 New York Times bestseller "Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo,", a book recently published and written by Zora Neale Hurston more than 87 years ago.


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      Gloria Minott Presents...Attorney General Karl A. Racine (DC)_Episode 225


      Karl A. Racine, Washington DC's first independently elected Attorney General, discusses some of his accomplishments and goals for the future. More information about Attorney General Karl A. Racine is available at: https://oag.dc.gov/about-oag/our-structure-divisions/about-attorney-general Twitter: @AGKarlRacine Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dcoag/)


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      Gloria Minott Presents...Henrietta Lacks (Attorney Christina Bostic & Ron Lacks)_Episode 224


      Brought to light in the Rebecca Skloot book "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" and the Oprah Winfrey produced HBO movie based on the book, Henrietta Lacks is known as the "mother of modern medicine." The Lacks Family Attorney Christina Bostic and Ron Lacks talk about the sad story of Henrietta Lacks and the current litigation between the family and John Hopkins on overdue and proper compensation for the use of her body. More info at...


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      Gloria Minott Presents...Alex Blake (Musician)_Episode 223


      Throughout his long career, Alex Blake has played with the greats Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins, Sun Ra, Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard, McCoy Tyner, Lenny White, Stan Getz, Harry Belafonte, and the Manhattan Transfer --just to name a few. He talks about his journey from Panama City on this edition. More information about Alex Blake can be found at https://www.alexblakebass.com/his-story. ** Podcast Opening/Closing music produced by Dadrian (https://soundcloud.com/dadrian-collins-457411779)


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       2018-05-09  9m
       
       

      Gloria Minott Presents...Alex Blake (Musician)_Episode 223


      Throughout his long career, Alex Blake has played with the greats Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins, Sun Ra, Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard, McCoy Tyner, Lenny White, Stan Getz, Harry Belafonte, and the Manhattan Transfer --just to name a few. He talks about his journey from Panama City on this edition. More information about Alex Blake can be found at https://www.alexblakebass.com/his-story. ** Podcast Opening/Closing music produced by Dadrian (https://soundcloud.com/dadrian-collins-457411779)


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       2018-05-09  9m
       
       

      Gloria Minott Presents...Sage Marie Spaeth (Imaginormous Challenge)_Episode 222


      Sage Marie Spaeth, 3rd grader and former winner of the Roald Dahl's "Imaginormous Challenge", talks about this exciting challenge in which children from ages of 5-12 can enter their own imaginative story ideas up to 100 words. More info is available at www.imaginormouschallenge.com. ** Podcast Opening/Closing music produced by Dadrian (https://soundcloud.com/dadrian-collins-457411779)


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       2018-04-27  3m
       
       

      Gloria Minott Presents...Sage Marie Spaeth (Imaginormous Challenge)_Episode 222


      Sage Marie Spaeth, 3rd grader and former winner of the Roald Dahl's "Imaginormous Challenge", talks about this exciting challenge in which children from ages of 5-12 can enter their own imaginative story ideas up to 100 words. More info is available at www.imaginormouschallenge.com.


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       2018-04-27  3m
       
       

      Gloria Minott Presents...Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield (Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream)/Danny Glover (Actor/Director/Activist)_Episode 221


      Recorded from WPFW 89.3 FM's (www.wpfwfm.org) live broadcast from the National Council of Churches' Act 2 End Racism March and Rally hosted by Gloria Minott, Reverend Grayland Hagler, and Dr. E. Faye Williams marking the 50 year mark of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.' assassination. Ben & Jerry Ice Cream's founders Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield and actor/activist Danny Glover drop by to join in the discussion. ** Podcast Opening/Closing music produced by Dadrian...


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       2018-04-10  14m
       
       

      Gloria Minott Presents...Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield (Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream)/Danny Glover (Actor/Director/Activist)_Episode 221


      Recorded from WPFW 89.3 FM's (www.wpfwfm.org) live broadcast from the National Council of Churches' Act 2 End Racism March and Rally hosted by Gloria Minott, Reverend Grayland Hagler, and Dr. E. Faye Williams marking the 50 year mark of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.' assassination. Ben & Jerry Ice Cream's founders Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield and actor/activist Danny Glover drop by to join in the discussion.


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       2018-04-10  15m