As the world continues to mourn the death of peacemaker Nelson Mandela, the Another View Round Table examines African American and Black leadership both in this country and abroad. Is there another Nelson Mandela or Martin Luther King in the making? What is the difference between these great leaders and leaders within the African American and Black community today? Join Roger Chesley, columnist for the Virginian Pilot; Carol Pretlow, Political Science Professor at NSU; Community Activist Bill Thomas; and Journalist, Author and Talk Show Host Wil LaVeist for a thoughtful conversation about Black leadership on the next Another View, Friday, December 13 at noon, on 89.5 WHRV-FM or stream us live on this blog!
We all know that exercise is key to our physical and mental well being. However, there are a growing number of African American women who choose not to work out because of their hair! Styling and grooming black hair can be expensive and time consuming, so many women opt out of any activity which causes them to sweat. So what are the options? Is it possible to have great hair and a great work out schedule too? On the next Another View, we'll blow out the myths and weave in the facts about black hair and exercise with stylist Billy Parker, yoga instructor Tiffani Bryant, and satellite radio talk show host and wellness educator Shawna Renee, host of Cocoa Mode with Shawna Renee. Find out how you can make the choice between "your hair or your health"...and "your hair and your health". Join us for great conversation on the next Another View, Friday, December 6 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us live from this blog!
On this Thanksgiving edition of Another View we celebrate Seniors! According to the U.S. Census, soon there will be more senior citizens living in this country than children and teenagers. For many, the golden years are just that - golden opportunities to live life to the fullest. Join us as we talk with seniors Brenda Miller, Joseph Dancy, Ph.D., and Darnell Johnson, Ed.D about the challenges and rewards of living life as a senior. They truly believe that "age ain't nothing but a number"! So grab some turkey leftovers for lunch and join us for Another View, Friday, November 29 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us on this blog!
It's that time of year, time spent with family, friends, good food and drink...and if we're not careful...the dreaded holiday creep! You know, those extra pounds that come with that eggnog and somehow never seem to go away! On the next Another View on Health, cardiologist Dr. Keith Newby shares strategies to combat unwanted extra holiday pounds. We'll talk about how to enjoy the holidays while still maintaining those healthy eating habits we've followed all year long. And Lisa Godley gets us into the holiday spirit as she profiles one of Hampton Roads' newest gospel singers. It's all on Another View, Friday, November 22 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us live on this blog!
Food memories - the thoughts that make your mouth water and bring back pleasant memories of your childhood or a special time in your life. In today's "hustle and bustle" world of fast food and frozen creations, food memories could become a thing of the past...but "foodies" are determined not to let that happen! On the next Another View we'll talk about creating food memories for your family with foodies Regina Brayboy, owner of Coastal Pies, and Chef Dedra Blount and her twin Debra Brabson, owners of Now You're Cooking! Plus we'll share some secrets to make your Thanksgiving dinner one to remember! It's all on Another View, Friday, November 15 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us on this blog!