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Daily Local News – February 14, 2018

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The Koch brothers are reportedly spending $4 million to attack what they consider ‘vulnerable’ democratic candidates, including Joe Donnelly; Indiana Senate Republican Leader David Long announced his unexpected resignation yesterday; Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill spent yesterday evening with President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, at a reception celebrating Black History Month at the White House; The Cook Group clears another hurdle in …

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Kite Line- February 9, 2018: The Long History of Black Radicalism on the Inside, Part One

This week, we are changing our format slightly.  After hearing a letter from a prisoner involved in Operation PUSH, we are broadcasting an interview between Dr. Micol Seigel and Dr. Garrett Felber on the role of the Nation of Islam in prison life and prisoners’ struggle. Beginning in the middle of the last century, the Nation of Islam built a …

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Bring It On! – February 5, 2018

Clarence Boone and Jim Sims welcome Rafi Hassan and Maqubè Reese PART ONE On tonight’s show, Clarence and William welcome Rafi Hassan, director of the Office of Safe and Civil Cities with the City of Bloomington and Maqubè Reese, within the division of the Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs. They join us to give …

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Kite Line: February 2, 2018- The Past Isn’t Passed: Cycles of Violence and Exploitation

This episode, we start out with a statement from Anastazia Schmid, a prisoner in the Indiana Women’s Prison. She walks us through a brief history of how prisons, and specifically the modern practice of prison slave labor, came about. She also talks through some basics of how prison serves to isolate those on the inside, and the importance of outside …

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Bring It On! – January 30, 2017

Jim Sims and William Hosea host a special show with two interviews previewing Black History Month in the community. City of Bloomington has adopted a theme of “Her-story Month:  Illuminating the Gifts of Black Women”, while Indiana University Bloomington’s theme is “IU Black History Made Daily”. PART ONE City of Bloomington has adopted a theme of “Her-story Month:  Illuminating the …

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Bring It On! – February 29, 2016

William Hosea and Cornelius Wright host a round table on the legacy of President Barack Obama. PART ONE On the last day of Black History Month, William Hosea and Cornelius Wright host a round table on the legacy of President Barack Obama. Joining in the discussion is Liz Mitchell and Jacinda Townsend. This broadcast concludes Black History Month – Bloomington …

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Books Unbound – Not Light, But Fire: Readings from African-American Abolitionists

To close Black History Month, words that inspired hope and incited action in the struggle for the abolition of slavery and for the empowerment of people of African descent in the United States. Two hundred years of chattel slavery shaped the economic and political life of the United States. The consequences of slavery still affect the country’s economy and national …

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Daily Local News – February 24, 2016

Indiana University has officially recorded six cases of the mumps; A report from Ball State University suggests an increase in Indiana’s gasoline tax is needed; The Indiana Senate Public Policy Committee recently performed a hearing on House Bill 1201; Indiana’s First Lady Karen Pence held a reception for grant recipients from the Indiana First Lady Charitable Foundation yesterday; The Department …

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Bring It On! – February 8, 2016

Clarence Boone and Liz Mitchell welcome Dr. Charlie Nelms as part of Black History Month. PART ONE Clarence Boone and Liz Mitchell welcome Dr. Charlie Nelms as part of Black History Month – Bloomington Style: Reclaiming the next 100 years. Dr. Nelms shares his extensive and remarkable insight on the state of racial affairs in the community and the nation. …

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Bring It On! – February 1, 2016

William Hosea and Cornelius Wright discuss Black History Month – Bloomington Style: Reclaiming the next 100 years. Joining the discussion is Rafi Hassan of the Bloomington Community & Family Resources Department. PART ONE William Hosea and Cornelius Wright discuss Black History Month – Bloomington Style: Reclaiming the next 100 years. Joining the discussion is Rafi Hassan of the Bloomington Community …

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