Tag: Eric Hackley

C & K Budget Mentors—a biblical approach to erasing debt

C & K Budget Mentors—a biblical approach to erasing debt

| April 22, 2014

By Eric D. Hackley Proverbs 22:7—The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender. Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to introduce two biological sisters who came together and formed their own business, C&K Budget Mentors. And, now here’s their story: Kisha Johnson: My name is Kisha Johnson. My sister Cliffunya […]

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If you’re tired, stand up!

If you’re tired, stand up!

| March 20, 2014

We are responsible for stopping violence in the community By Eric D. Hackley Editor’s note: The following is a transcript of an interview writer, journalist and researcher Eric Hackley conducted with community activist Denise Trigg who is working to raise aware about and cure the violence that is plaguing our community—violence that took her son […]

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Clearing up “perceived” racial confusion in my book title: ‘KEKIONGA BLACKS’ War on HIS-Story & Slave Mentality’

Clearing up “perceived” racial confusion in my book title: ‘KEKIONGA BLACKS’ War on HIS-Story & Slave Mentality’

| March 19, 2014

By Eric D. Hackley The following is a point, counterpoint discussion that I had with Scott Maitland on HackonomicsTV on Facebook. Scott is a late 20s to early 30s white dude who I’ve known for about five years. He’s never shy about giving his opinion about black people from his perspective. I told him at […]

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Video: Eric Hackley interviews James Redmond

Video: Eric Hackley interviews James Redmond

| March 12, 2014

James Redmond expresses frustration with Fort Wayne, Indiana Black Pastors not showing forthright, non-apologetic Black Community leadership…

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Eualeen Chapman: ‘I always tried to help people’

Eualeen Chapman: ‘I always tried to help people’

| August 21, 2013

Eric Hackley interview with Eualeen Chapman, first black cheerleader of Central High School and first black cheerleader in the history of Fort Wayne. Mrs. Chapman also is well known for her political activism in the city.

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Jesse & Sons: The oldest black-owned barbershop in Fort Wayne

Jesse & Sons: The oldest black-owned barbershop in Fort Wayne

| August 9, 2013

THE HACKLEY REPORT by Eric Donald Hackley—Interview with Scott Williams, son of Jesse Williams, founder of Jesse & Sons Barber Shop—the oldest black-owned barbershop in Fort Wayne

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From GED to masters degree: Interview with the Rev. Charles Martin

From GED to masters degree: Interview with the Rev. Charles Martin

| August 7, 2013

Eric Hackley presents the Rev. Charles Martin, to “share with you my personal experience in the hope that through the illustration of my life, someone may glean some information that would contribute to their life and help them to see that it is possible to overcome difficult and challenging situations in life.”

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A profile in courage: Overcoming crack cocaine

A profile in courage: Overcoming crack cocaine

| July 31, 2013

I would like to introduce to you a very brave, strong and courageous Fort Wayne lady, Nanette Thomas, who has a sincere message of enlightenment for everyone struggling with an addiction.

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A personal perspective of historic white supremacy: Interview with Hakim Muhammad

A personal perspective of historic white supremacy: Interview with Hakim Muhammad

| July 19, 2013

Hakim Muhammad gives personal insights into the taboo subject of white supremacy, a concept that’s hardly ever discussed openly in the Fort Wayne black Community.

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Picnic Perspectives: Interview with Rick Stevenson Jr.

Picnic Perspectives: Interview with Rick Stevenson Jr.

| July 15, 2013

To make a long story short, we have been taught a system of fear and intimidation from the Trans Atlantic Slave Trade and the different mechanisms and psychological methods that were perpetuated on us during our sojourn to America. This has been an ongoing theme from generation to generation where we fear the loss of a job, position or title in order to have things. We sacrifice what is in the best interest of us as a people for us to be really free and have the same equal rights and mandates of other people.

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