The African American Middle Class, defined by education, economic independence, home ownership, culture and class. Some African Americans aspire to reach middle class status, while others hold the group in distain claiming members of the Black middle class have lost their "roots". On the next Another View, the Round Table will discuss the African American middle class and its role in society at large, and its responsibility to other African Americans. Join Roger Chesley, Columnist for the Virginian-Pilot; Carol Pretlow, Political Science Professor at Norfolk State University; Bill Thomas, Community Activist, and Wil LaVeist, Journalist and Talk Show Host for great conversation on the next Another View, Friday, November 8 at NOON on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us live on this blog!
Republicans vs. Democrats. Tea Party Republicans vs. Old Guard Republicans. The White House vs. Congress. North Carolina lawmakers vs. NAACP. NSU Board leadership vs. newly appointed Interim President Eddie Moore. No matter where you turn these days there seems to be an "us vs. them" mentality that only serves to create tension and prevent action. On the next Another View, our Round Table pundits tackle these and other issues and try to make sense of the discord. Join Virginian-Pilot Columnist Roger Chesley, NSU Political Science Professor Carol Pretlow, Community Activist, Bill Thomas, and Author, Journalist and Talk Show Host Wil LaVeist for intelligent, stimulating and thought-provoking conversation on the next Another View, Friday, October 11 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us right here on this blog!
There's a new twist to the Another View Round Table - starting this Friday, September 13, 2013 you can WATCH the Round Table via video stream at whrv.org! Join Wil LaVeist, Bill Thomas and Carol Pretlow as they square off on the conflict in Syria, the character of a boss who used the "N" word with his employee, accreditation issues with Norfolk Public Schools, and the loss of leadership at Norfolk State University. Our Another View Round Table pundits have lots to share this coming Friday! The Another View Round Table this Friday, September 13 at noon - on the radio on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or video/audio stream on this blog.
The leading cause of death among African American males, ages 15-34 - homicide! According to the Centers for Disease Control, 77 out of every 100,000 young black men are killed in the U.S., primarily by gunshot, and primarily by another African American male. On the next Another View our round table pundits debate the root causes of black-on-black murder - and - consider solutions that are working to stem the tide. Join Virginian-Pilot Columnist Roger Chesley; NSU Political Science Professor Carol Pretlow; Community Activist, Bill Thomas; and Journalist, Author and Talk Show Host Wil LaVeist as they discuss this epidemic in the African American Community. It's all on Another View, Friday, August 9 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us on your computer at whrv.org.
On the next Another View, our Round Table pundits are back in the studio for Friday's broadcast! Be sure to join Roger Chesley, Columnist for the Virginian-Pilot; Community Activist Bill Thomas; NSU Political Science Professor Carol Pretlow, and Author, Journalist and Talk Show Host Wil LaVeist as they discuss the hot topics of the day! It's the Another View Round Table, Friday, July 12th at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM, or stream us at whrv.org.