Meet this week’s Interesting People doing Extraordinary Things Guest: Joshua Williams

  Joshua, graduated from Florida’s Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and is the first student at the university to start his own scholarship. What makes Williams’ truly extraordinary is that he spent most of his first three years at the university without a place to stay. As thisContinue reading “Meet this week’s Interesting People doing Extraordinary Things Guest: Joshua Williams”

Thoughts on Ferguson, Missouri

By Anthony Stanford Published: August 17, 2014, Aurora Beacon News   As I write this column all the facts regarding the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson are not yet known. So far, the only thing that has been confirmed is that the teenager was shot several times byContinue reading “Thoughts on Ferguson, Missouri”

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai 8-10-14 Show 08/18 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

On this episode of @TheSportsCypher @EvanFMoore checks into the show to give a baseball update and talk #JRW quest to win the #LLWS2014. Maya kicks off NFL Around The League with guests Damian G. Bell of Sportsline Radio Network talking NFC South and AFC South talk with Daniel Lago ( @dlago89 ) NFL writer for the Fansided.com. Gabe Salgado ( Gabesalgado82Continue reading “The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai 8-10-14 Show 08/18 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts”

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai 7-27 Show ( Co-host Al Beard) 07/31 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

On this episode of @thesportscypher, Broadcast Industry Veteran Al Beard sits in the co-host seat. Maya and Al discuss the Ray Rice suspension, Stephen A. Smith’s controversial comments on the suspension, Frank Thomas and MLB HOF Induction, Bears traininig camp and of course more hot topic and headlinesTUNE IN NOW EVERY Sunday 9p-11p WVON 1690AM – The Talk ofContinue reading “The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai 7-27 Show ( Co-host Al Beard) 07/31 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts”

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai, July 20th Show (Social Media Sunday) 07/23 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai, July 20th Show (Social Media Sunday) 07/23 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts. This episode of @thesportscypher Gabe Salgado @gabesalgado82 returns to the co-host seat. The show topics include Bulls, NBA free agency updates and moves. Bears’ offseason moves and upcoming season preview. #MayaAkai #Thesportscypher #TalkOfChi #WVON1690

The Maya Akai Show 7-17-2014 Show ( Opportunity Knock-JOBS, JOBS, JOBS) 07/21 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

The Maya Akai Show 7-17-2014 Show ( Opportunity Knock-JOBS, JOBS, JOBS) 07/21 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts. This episode of The Maya Akai Show ( @TheMayaAkaiShow )check out the NEW segment Opportunity Knocks-Career Corner! J.j. Greene, Founder of JUNIUSJAMES INCORPORATED  ( http://www.juniusjames.com/ )joins the show to talk the Labor market, community unemployment issues and more importantly HIRINGContinue reading “The Maya Akai Show 7-17-2014 Show ( Opportunity Knock-JOBS, JOBS, JOBS) 07/21 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts”

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai, July 13th Show (Gabe Salgado Guest Host) 07/15 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

This episode of @thesportscypher Gabe Salgado @gabesalgado82 will be in the building Co-hosting, Sidney Brown @sidkid80 checks into the show to talk Blackhawks’ off season moves and Bryan Crawford @bryancraw4d will join the show to talk Bulls and NBA Free Agency!! All this and more..Tune in EVERY Sunday night 9p-11p CST 1690AM WVON Chicago and streaming worldwide atContinue reading “The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai, July 13th Show (Gabe Salgado Guest Host) 07/15 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts”

The Maya Akai Show 7-10-2014 ( Give Back-Buy Black) 07/12 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts

  This episode Maya discusses Maggie Anderson’s Emplowerment project, The economic lifespan of a dollar. The topic expands to the Black economic movement, Guests Andre C. Hatchett Co-Founder of BuyBlackNYC ( @NYCBuyBlack ) & Chicago’s own’s Sibyl Holloway of Sibs Breakfast Club ( @SibsChi ) & Sylvia Holloway of Love To Organize You to chat their black business promotion effortsContinue reading “The Maya Akai Show 7-10-2014 ( Give Back-Buy Black) 07/12 by Maya Akai Presents | Radio Podcasts”

The Maya Akai Show ( July 3rd Show)

This episode of @TheMayaAkaiShow in-studio guests Suzette Wright of Urban Dialog ( @UrbanDialog ) Jasmine Turner Founder of BlackMatchMade ( @BBMChicago ) & Gina Lama Founder & co-host of Monday Night Mingle ( @2Mingle ) join the conversation on “Is the Education Gap Between Black Men & Women Making Relationships Harder? Maxwell Billieon ( @MaxwellBillieonContinue reading “The Maya Akai Show ( July 3rd Show)”

The Sports Cypher with Maya Akai (June 26 Show)

This episode of The Sports Cypher ( @thesportscypher ) with Maya ( @thesportschica ) Cubs & Sox talk with Sports Writer Evan F Moore ( @EvanFMoore ) & NBA Writer & Analyst Jamieson Welsh ( @Theejamieson ) checks into the show to chat NBA Free Agency & Draft, all this and more!! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mayaakaipresents/2014/07/02/the-sport-cypher-with-maya-akai–6-29-2014-show