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We are here to challenge you to think and live for yourself, not convert you.Copyright © 2011-2022 All rights reserved. Written permission for use or reproduction is required.

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Family Secrets: Abusive Parents

Please join us as we discuss abusive parents and our obligation to them. The call-in number is 310-982-4273. You can also Skype into the show by clicking the big, blue S during the broadcast. You can also set a reminder for yourself by clicking the link, clicking reminder and set for a time most convenient for you. Time: 10AM PST/NOON CST/1PM EST.

1hr 7mins

26 May 2013

Rank #1

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The Em and Evil Show: Evil Solo-My Journey as an Atheist...So Far

This time i'm flying solo as I detail my journey and experiences from sem-religious until full on heathen. You get to hear me go on about what it was like as well as what it is like now. Hopefully, I don't ramble too much and you'll enjoy my voice...maybe not as much as Em's, but give me a break!Anyway, check it out and stay for the poem my big ass lips stumble through.Let me know what you think. Be Cool people.

34mins

25 Apr 2014

Rank #2

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Politics of the God Concept Pt. 3

Please join us for the final installment of our series.  We will discuss measuring the value of the God concept.   Please dial in to 310-982-4273 and press 1 to be a part of the conversation.

2hr

22 Sep 2013

Rank #3

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Dissent in the Feminist Community

Please join us as we discuss dissent in the feminist community.  Tierra Hammond will be our guest co-host for this episode.   The dial-in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the hosts.

1hr 44mins

11 Aug 2013

Rank #4

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Branded White: Diversity panels do not equal social justice advocacy (work)

Please join us as explore the beautiful & curious minds of those who believe that sitting on a diversity panel is social justice work.  We ain't seen you at 1 meeting. Nor have we seen you at a rally, march, or protest. You ain't retweeted or shared a damn thing.  We still waiting on that check. Have you run out of self-created issues in your communities?Now some of you are well meaning and I get it. I applaud your efforts and encourage you to continue to move forward. So, I am not talking about you. I am talking specifically to the group of people who are treating social justice work as the latest fad and 'it' cause. I am also talking to the group of people who are seeking to capitalize on social justice. Can't leave out the organizations that will profit from membership fees as they make sure to have a diversity panel at their conference. Sometimes they actually invite 'the blacks' to sit on the panel. There is nothing that I enjoy more than watching an all white 'diversity' panel discussing 'the blacks' and their (justified?) anger.Talking about what ails Lil' Tink Tink is not paving a trail so that the roadblocks that impeded his/her parents are cleared. If you truly believe that 'all lives matter,' then you should start petitions to have a constitutional amendment declaring 'the blacks' as 100% human. Additionally, you should be calling your local, state, and federal representatives to correct laws that have been on the books to disenfranchise people of color. Also, 'the blacks' are entitled to reparations: not only for slavery, but also for getting the shaft during reconstruction & the New (Raw) deal, Jim Crow, and systemic/institutional laws that perpetuate racism that are currently on the books.I mean, this is the very least that you can do since 'all lives matter,' right? Let the hillbilly horror show begin.

1hr 52mins

25 Dec 2016

Rank #5

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Black Pain Pt 1: I am human

Please join us as we discuss black pain, humanity, stereotypes, and misconceptions.   Am I not human? Do I not feel pain? Do I just hide it well? Sometimes I cry...   The dial-in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the host.  You can also Skype into the show.CallSend SMSAdd to SkypeYou'll need Skype CreditFree via SkypeCallSend SMSAdd to SkypeYou'll need Skype CreditFree via Skype

2hr

20 Oct 2013

Rank #6

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Alfred & Karl: Trayvon Martin Trial and Victimization

Please join Alfred & Karl as they discuss the Trayvon Martin trial, victimization, and scapegoating.  This discussion should be enlightening and thought provoking.    Please join in the conversation and give your opinion.   The dial-in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the hosts.  You can also Skype into the show by clicking the blue S.

2hr 1min

29 Jun 2013

Rank #7

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Something Wicked This Way Comes

Something Wicked This Way Comes...  What's really happening in this country? What's going on with Kanye? Communes, Bibles, Pimping ain't easy ...Black tax ...White pathology ...White Christians ...Anti-blacknessEtcLet's talk about it.

1hr 59mins

8 Dec 2019

Rank #8

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Black Women of the Social Justice Movement

Please join us Sunday @Noon CST as we talk about Black women of the social justice movement in celebration of Womens History Month.Sojourner TruthAngela DavisFlorynce KennedyShirley ChisolmBarbara JordanElaine BrownDaisy BatesSikivu Hutchinsonand more...The dial in number is 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the host.  You can also Skype into the show. I look forward to speaking with you.

1hr 40mins

9 Mar 2014

Rank #9

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The Break Beat: "Words Never Die: "N-Word"

Please join MC Brooks & Father Teresa as they discuss "Words Never Die: "N-Word" and the importance of language Part 1"   Given the events that have transpired, this gives us the opportunity to discuss an issue that has plagued this country for far too long.   Please join in the conversation by dialing 310-982-4273 and press 1 to speak with the hosts.  You can also Skpye.

2hr 17mins

4 Jul 2013

Rank #10

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Politics of the God Concept Pt. 1

Please join us as we discuss the politics of the God/Spiritual Concept.   You can join the conversation by dialing 310-982-4273.  You can also Skype into the show.

1hr 55mins

8 Sep 2013

Rank #11

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Black Christian America: Are your pastors & tv preachers white supremacists?

Please join us as we discuss these pastors, preachers, and televangelists that have aligned themselves with Donald Trump. You don't have to be white to be a white supremacist. Your pastors have set you up for a very rude awakening.

1hr 54mins

3 Sep 2017

Rank #12

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Politics of the God Concept Pt. 2

Please join us as we continue our discussion on the politics of the God/Spiritual Concept.   You can join the conversation by dialing 310-982-4273.  You can also Skype into the show.

1hr 59mins

15 Sep 2013

Rank #13

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Dear White America: Not so funny anymore, is it?

Donald Trump has been sworn into the office of President of the United States. Mass protests have been taking place all over the world and it's not going away any time soon.I'm conflicted about being asked to support white women and men for a number of issues that seem self inflicted. I'm conflicted about putting my life, sanity, livelihood, freedom, etc. on the line for people who don't give a shit about the oppression that people of color endure on a daily basis. I'm conflicted because many of the same people asking for support only seek many people of color ust to be able to claim diversity and inclusion. I'm conflicted because at the end of the parch, parade, protest, etc. they get to go back to their lily white non-black neighbor having lives. I'm conflicted because you blame us for not fixing problems that we never created, but you proit from. I'm conflicted because your support comes with strings and obnoxious demands.  I'm conflicted because you intterupt me while I'm speaking and then claim that I am trying to silence you.  I'm conflicted because when I seek out other people of color with whom to identify, you then call it reverse racism....when you know good and damn well that you never prepared a place for me at the table until you were called out.Am I angry? Yes :::crickets:::  Do you have anything else to add to that No? I don't owe you an explanation.Do I apologize for being angry? Hell NO!  You could have said that differently.  Fuck you and you can quote me on that.Can you help me heal? No, I don't need you to define my pain and determine that I should just get over it.How long have I felt this way? wtf? Have you been living under a rock?I'm starting to believe that you get off on people of color being harmed, damaged, disrespected, and marginalied. You never intended on giving up your white privelege. USA!!

1hr 59mins

22 Jan 2017

Rank #14

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GNC: Magical Negro Revue

Please join us as we discuss the magical negro (new blacks) and the Republicans (libertarians & tea partiers) & Democrats (progressive, liberal whites) who love them. They especially like the ones who can't speak (literally), have been paid off. or are dead. It puts a new spin on being seen and not heard.The original premise for this show has changed.  Initially, I wanted to talk about certain celerities and their inclination to put their feet in their mouths.  This subject has been covered by numerous think pieces over the years and you already know how I feel. Between Raina and Red Ninja, I think we've said it all.The distrust of communities of color need to be addressed.  We're good enough to exploit and manipulate, but not good enough to be believed. We're expected/demanded to vote for the good white people, but not good enough to invest money to encourage voting or listening to our demands.  We're good enough to be the help, entertainment, and/or dish, but not good enough to be considered human and equal.

2hr

19 Feb 2017

Rank #15

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Dear White Christian America: I'm Just Asking Questions

Dear White Christian America:Let's be honest. I have some questions for you.Why are you so silent? You're normally vocal about everything!Are you feeling convicted or conflicted or ashamed?Do you facilitate constructive and uplifting dialogues about racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, etc.? Why or why not? Or do you suppress these much needed discussions?Are you a white supremacist?Would Jesus or God support white supremacy?What's your sermon going to be tomorrow?Would Jesus or God approve of your choices?Would Jesus or God endorse Donald Trump?Could you live in a theocracy? I mean a REAL theocracy.If you aren't having these conversations or asking these questions (and many, many more...), you are part of the problem.

2hr 9mins

20 Aug 2017

Rank #16

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Conversation with Grand Unified: Hip Hop and Homophobia

Please join us as we welcome Grand Unified aka #GU.  Greydon Square, Tombstone, and C Gats will join us to discuss Hip Hop and Homophobia.The call-in number is 310-982-4273. You can also Skype into the show by clicking the big, blue S during the broadcast. You can also set a reminder for yourself by clicking the link, clicking reminder and set for a time most convenient for you. Time: 10AM PST/NOON CST/1PM EST.

1hr 59mins

28 Apr 2013

Rank #17

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Conversation w/Jeffery B. Perry : Hubert Harrison & Invention of the White Race

Please join us Sunday, May 25, 2014 as we welcome Dr. Jeffery B. Perry to Black FreeThinkers.We will discuss Hubert Henry Harrison who is considered the Black Socrates.  Harrison is also know for his radical humanism, oratorical skills, and influence."The Invention of the White Race" by Theodore W. Allen, especially Vol. II: "The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America"."When the first Africans arrived in Virginia in 1619, there were no 'white' people there; nor, according to the colonial records, would there be for another sixty years." Theodore W. AllenTheodore W. Allen's "The Invention of the White Race," with its focus on racial oppression and social control, is one of the twentieth-century's major contributions to historical understanding. This two-volume classic (Vol. 1: "Racial Oppression and Social Control" and Vol. 2: "The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America") details how the "white race" was invented as a ruling-class social control formation and a system of racial oppression was imposed in response to labor solidarity in the wake of Bacon's Rebellion (1676-77), how the "white race" was created and maintained through "white race" privileges conferred on laboring class European-Americans relative to African-Americans, how these privileges were not in the interest of African-Americans or laboring class European-Americans, and how the "white race" has been the principal historic guarantor of ruling-class domination in America.

2hr 28mins

25 May 2014

Rank #18

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Em and Evil's Favorite Horror Movies

For the Halloween month, we plan to rundown a few of our most favorite horror titles for your...ghoulish enjoyment. Should be a fun show. Tune in 6pm east Friday October 11.

1hr 57mins

11 Oct 2013

Rank #19

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White on White Crime

Please join us as we discuss white on white crime.  Information that seems to evade mainstream news outlets will be discussed in full detail.    Please dial 310-982-4273 and press 1 to voice your opinion on this very serious problem that we are facing.  You can also Skype.

2hr

4 Aug 2013

Rank #20