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Gloria Minott Presents...Craig Aaron (Free Press ) _Episode 218
March 07, 2018 08:54 AM PST
President & CEO of Free Press Craig Aaron returns with an update on net neutrality and its possible death.
More information about Craig Aaron is available at https://www.freepress.net/person/21/craig-aaronGloria Minott Presents...Danny Boy (Soul/Former Death Row Records Artist ) _Episode 217
February 26, 2018 08:42 AM PST
Here is another one of my favorite interviews from the past in celebration of Black History Month.
Contemporary African-American soul singer and former Death Row artist Danny Boy (DB) talks to us about the National Geographic documentary "Facing Suge Knight".
Danny Boy was signed to Death Row Records when he was just 15. He will soon be releasing his upcoming book, "Stranded on Deathrow."
More information about Danny Boy is available at https://www.reverbnation.com/IAmDannyBoy
More information about "Facing Suge Knight" can be found at http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/Gloria Minott Presents...Dr. Maya Angelou 2 _Episode 216
February 21, 2018 06:53 PM PST
Enjoy this special edition of one of my favorite interviews in celebration of Black History Month.
When Dr. Maya Angelou's cookbook Hallelujah! The Welcome Table a Lifetime of Memories With Recipes was published I had this conversation with the renowned scholar. Please enjoy this culinary experience.Gloria Minott Presents...Dr. Maya Angelou_Episode 215
February 21, 2018 06:27 PM PST
Enjoy this encore presentation of some of my favorite interviews in celebration of Black History Month.
I had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Maya Angelou a few times and she was one my favorite people to talk to. Here is one of the interviews I did with her May of 2013. Rest in peace Dr. Maya Angelou. --Gloria Minott
Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86 (CNN)
"Mom and Me and Mom." Dr. Maya Angelou's latest book took her decades to write. It's the heartwarming story of love and forgiveness. A stunning portrait of "Lady" , Vivian Baxter, her mother and a remarkable grandmother who instilled in her values that she cherishes. Here is my interview with Dr. Angelou. For more information on Dr. Maya Angelou: http://mayaangelou.com/Gloria Minott Presents...Abigail Disney (Filmmaker/Philanthropist)_Episode 214
February 09, 2018 07:11 AM PST
Abigail Disney, daughter of Roy E. Disney and granddaughter of Roy O. Disney, co-founder of The Walt Disney Company with her great uncle Walt Disney, discusses the Trump tax cuts.Gloria Minott Presents...Jesse J. Holland (Writer)_Episode 213
February 07, 2018 08:03 AM PST
Selected by Marvel Comics, novelist and award winning journalist Jesse J. Holland talks about working on the Black Panther novel and his excitement for the film.
More info on Jesse J Holland is available at http://www.jessejholland.com/.Gloria Minott Presents...Anthony Davenport (Author of "Your Score: An Insider's Secrets to Understanding, Controlling, & Protecting Your Credit Score")_Episode 212
February 05, 2018 07:29 AM PST
Anthony Davenport shares a few tips on how to protect your credit score.
Follow Anthony Davenport on twitter @RegalCreditMGMT.
Gloria Minott Presents...Danielle McGuire (Author of "At the Dark End of the Street" )_Episode 211
January 26, 2018 06:44 AM PST
Author, historian,lecturer & professor Danielle McGuire talks about the story of Recy Taylor and her book "At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance- A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power"
More information about Danielle McQuire is available at http://daniellemcguire.com/Gloria Minott Presents...Harriet Gordon & Peter Getzels (Producers of the film "Zuzana: Music Is Life" )_Episode 210
January 03, 2018 07:41 AM PST
Documentary producers Harriet Gordon & Peter Getzels discuss their latest film about Czech harpsichordist Zuzana Ruzickova who recorded the complete keyboard works of Johann Sebastian Bach.
More information about Harriet Gordon & Peter Getzels as well as on the film
December 22, 2017 07:14 AM PST
Aaron Cohen talks about soul music artist Curtis Mayfield and his new book "Move On Up: Chicago Soul Music and Cultural Power" - which touches on the social, cultural, and political changes that shaped soul music in Chicago during the 1960s and 1970s.
Join journalist Gloria Minott as she talks with the newsmakers of today and tomorrow.
Biosketch: Ms. Minott has a BA (Howard University) and MA (American University) in journalism. She is the former Public Affairs Director at WPFW and is probably best known as the producer and host of Community Watch & Comment which aired on WPFW each Monday morning from 11:00-12:00pm. She has been involved as a radio journalist covering national and local news and public affairs for over 25 years. Among those she has interviewed were Sir Patrick Stewart, Dr. Cornell West, Christopher Hitchens, Dr. Sharan S. Patil, (he and his team performed 19 hour surgery to remove a parasitic twin and extra limbs from Lakshmi Tatma; (people in her village in India considered her a deity) former Governor Bob Wise, Congressman Jim Moran, Congress member Eleanor Holmes-Norton, Dr. Mehmet Oz and Peter Max. Prior to WPFW she was international affairs correspondent for WHUR, covering Congress, Federal and International agencies in Washington and overseas. Ms. Minott has extensive consulting experience in research, public affairs, and media development. Among the organizations who have employed her services are The Smithsonian Institution, (Seeds of Change: 500 Years Since Columbus), The World Bank, (Development 360 Working Toward the Millennium Development Goals) National Public Radio, Soundprint, Aids Pandemic in Haiti), Conservation International (Yepi, Suriname Rainforests) and several corporations. She has served as moderator of distinguished panels including the 25th Anniversary of the Council of Court Excellence. Panelists were Donald Graham, Publisher Washington Post, syndicated columnist Robert Novak, U. S. District judge Emmet Sullivan and from the D. C. Superior Court, Chief Judge Rufus G. King III and juror officer, Suzanne Bailey-Jones. She is a member of the National Press Club. Her interests include classical music, jazz, the arts, theater, gardening, her son, and her dog and cat.
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