ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Where are black men getting their positive parenting role models?

Airing Sunday, August 24th at 10 am and 10 pm ET on SiriusXM Urban View  During the second edition of Cocoa Conversations, SiriusXM Urban View‘s Shawna Renee sat down with a panel of community leaders to present Cocoa Conversations: In His Image. … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Rep. Paul Ryan, other guests weigh in on Ferguson situation with SiriusXM politics hosts

Since the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer St. Louis suburb, Ferguson, Mo., there have been about 10 days of protests in the the community, many of which have turned violent. Various conflicting accounts of the killing have … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

SiriusXM’s coverage of the Israel/Gaza conflict

As the approximately two-month long current Israel/Gaza conflict continues, SiriusXM hosts were joined by various guests to discuss their viewpoints on the situation. Foreign policy expert for Newsweek and award-winning Italian/Palestinian journalist Rula Jebreal joined SiriusXM POTUS Politics‘ Michael Smerconish on … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: A TOWN NAMED FERGUSON

There was a lot of news this past week. From US military action in Iraq, to ceasefires between Israel and Hamas to the death of Robin Williams and the death of a young NASCAR driver named Kevin Ward. But the … Continued

COMEDY, ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, WHAT'S ON

O Captain, my Captain: SiriusXM remembers Robin Williams

Robin Williams once said, “I believe in destiny. There must be a reason that I am as I am. There must be.” With the passing of Williams at the age of 63 at his Northern California home on Monday, SiriusXM … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

SiriusXM Urban View’s Joe Madison: Police have declared an open season for killing black men

On SiriusXM’s Urban View, The Black Eagle, Joe Madison, got down to brass taxes over the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis. Brown, who was planning to begin college classes today, … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MOVIES, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: BOMBS CONTINUE TO DROP

As the week ended we unfortunately saw a resurgence of violence in Israel, Gaza and now in Iraq. While these are truly complex and difficult issues to understand, controversial activist and Media critic M.J. Rosenberg told Make It Plain’s Mark … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Back to Iraq: Julie Mason’s top stories

President Obama on Thursday announced airstrikes and humanitarian assistance in Iraq, but he assured Americans the U.S. will not get dragged back into war. Lawmakers — who left the city a week earlier for a five-week recess — were split … Continued

HEALTH, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

NIAID Director Anthony Fauci discusses Ebola vaccine

Today, the World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a health emergency, as the virus has caused 932 fatalities in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone as of August 4, 2014. Anthony Fauci, M.D. Director of the National Institute of … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS AND ISSUES, POP CULTURE, TV

Star Jones tells Randi Zuckerberg who she doesn’t waste her time with

Attorney, television personality, and the president of The National Association of Professional Women, Star Jones, stopped by Randi Zuckerberg’s new SiriusXM Business Radio show, Dot Complicated, to talk about how she, as a public figure, deals with the nasty side … Continued