Tag: interview

Black Brit director Steve McQueen looks at American slavery in new film

Black Brit director Steve McQueen looks at American slavery in new film

| October 15, 2013

By Kam Williams Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper  Kam Williams: I’ve loved all three of your feature films, this new one, and “Hunger” and “Shame” as well. They are so different from each other and yet quite remarkable and memorable, each in their own way. SM: Thank you. Well, I do my best. I’m just happy that […]

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Spotlight on Will Stevenson of Rockaway Carriage

Spotlight on Will Stevenson of Rockaway Carriage

| October 14, 2013

UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up babies? Have you ever seen this man with his horses and carriage traveling throughout our fair city? Well, I have and it’s a beautiful sight to see. To me, the service that he provides to the people is simply unique because it’s another opportunity for anyone to feel as […]

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The spirit of independence: A Jamaican mindset

The spirit of independence: A Jamaican mindset

| October 9, 2013

Eric Hackley interview with Pastor Donovan Coley, CEO of the Rescue Mission— Jamaica was colonized first by the Spanish, then the British. How did the Jamaican natives avoid developing a double dosage of slave mentality?

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Spotlight on Steven Manning of Manning Video Productions

Spotlight on Steven Manning of Manning Video Productions

| October 4, 2013

My name is Steven Manning and my passion is to communicate to people that no matter where you are in life, GOD has deep intense love for you. HIS powerful love, took me from the depths of a horrible depression to a joyful and successful life.

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Spotlight on Eunice Taylor of the Charis House

Spotlight on Eunice Taylor of the Charis House

| October 1, 2013

Hello, Frost Illustrated readers. My name is Eunice R. Taylor and I’m employed full-time as a case manager and chaplain at the Charis House, which is the women’s and children’s division of the Rescue Mission here in Fort Wayne and I love what I do. So, now I‘m going to share with you how it all happened and how I used to be

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Reflections on Vietnam: Interview with the late USMC Corporal Charles Jones

Reflections on Vietnam: Interview with the late USMC Corporal Charles Jones

| September 26, 2013

Eric Hackley interviews well-known playwright, poet, activist and Vietnam veteran Charles Augusta Jones about his experiences in the Vietnam War.

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Spotlight on the ‘super band,’ Last Call

Spotlight on the ‘super band,’ Last Call

| September 14, 2013

My name is Jachell Tolbert and it pleases me to introduce myself and the super band, Last Call, to you. I’m the band’s manager, CFO (chief financial officer) and lead vocalist. Officially, our first debut as Last Call, was Feb 1, 2013.

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Interview with Hana Stith

Interview with Hana Stith

| September 10, 2013

What originally gave you the idea to start an African American Museum?
Hanna Stith: In 1975 when Fort Wayne began to celebrate America’s bicentennial, there were no blacks involved in the actual planning of the 1976 celebration, America’s 200th anniversary.

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Interview with Dean Robinson

Interview with Dean Robinson

| August 31, 2013

It’s a pleasure to be back here on Hackonomics. You know, the last time I was here on Hackonomics, I was an angrier young man because I was pretty much fed up with these systems that people fall prey to. And, what you’re gonna find is that people choose the systems of governmrnt religion, entertainment, education.

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Interview with Rose Broadnax: ‘Not too short for God’

Interview with Rose Broadnax: ‘Not too short for God’

| August 23, 2013

I count it a blessing to be here today. I did not come here to speak. I’m just here as an observer. I was touched by the lady that gave a grand testimony on how All Mighty God delivers. I was also dazzled by the brother who got up and expressed the effort to end Willie Lynch and all the practitioners of this diabolical scheme against human beings.

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