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"Urban Forum Northwest" is a weekly radio program that focuses on issues regarding social, economic and political justice locally, nationally and internationally.

This Week's Show Details

Thursday, February 16 on Urban Forum Northwest on 1150 AM KKNW/, on Alexa and my podcast 2:00-3:00 pm (PST) my scheduled guest for the hour are:


*Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II, (D) Kansas City MO-5 comments on the whitewashing of Black History by some elected officials and what the change of leadership in the House of Representatives will mean for the people. The Super Bowl Champions Kansas City Chiefs football stadium is in his district.


*Darrell Powell is the newly elected President of the Seattle King County NAACP he will comment on his vision for the organization and how he will build the Civil Rights organization with paid staff.


*Nate Miles is the newly elected First Vice President of the Seattle King County NAACP. He will layout his vision for the Civil Rights organization. He is a Vice President at Eli Lilly and is on a number of community based organization boards.


*Chris Bailey is heading The Mona Bailey Academy a 501(c) 3 organization a non-profit educational service organization that offers free S.T.E.M. camps to 6th-8th grade students. The Academy is named for his late mother.


*Hayward Evans, Co Convener, Seattle King County Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Committee comments on the Awards Ceremony and Reception that will be held at the Holgate Street Church of Christ on Saturday, February 25 at 3:30 pm. Minister Jimmy Hurd is hosting.


*Claude Harris was the first Black Firefighter with the Seattle Fire Department (SFD) who fought his way to the top job as Chief. He and Attorney Lem Howell had to go to the US Supreme Court and won for a promotion that he was being denied. He retired as Chief of the SFD.


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