Be Steadwell: A Voice Not To Be Missed

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Her voice is ethereal; haunting- it often bars me from sleep, leaving me staring wild-eyed into infinity and oblivion. Her croon conjures images of women from centuries past, gathering in sensual worship of the moon, shadows, stars, and all things umbra. For a self-proclaimed pop artist, Be Steady’s art exhumes a depth as vast and […] . . . → Read More: Be Steadwell: A Voice Not To Be Missed

Shaw Residents and Community Organizers Strategize to Stay in Their Neighborhood

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Cross-Posted from ONE DC In a town rife with Non-Profits that seemingly have all the answers for what ails longtime D.C. residents as they face gentrification-fueled displacement, ONE DC’s July 26th meeting was a much needed breath of fresh air for me. I asked permission to record the meeting for my radio show This Light: […] . . . → Read More: Shaw Residents and Community Organizers Strategize to Stay in Their Neighborhood

New Lens Productions – The Power of the Media in the Hands of Baltimore Youth

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To promote social change through the use of art and media.   The above audio is an interview of New Lens, recorded for This Light Sounds for Social Change, a Washington, D.C. based radio series featuring activist artists from across the globe. New Lens is a youth driven social justice organization working to assist youth in making art […] . . . → Read More: New Lens Productions – The Power of the Media in the Hands of Baltimore Youth

This Light: Sounds for Social Change Interviews Mazi Mutafa of Words, Beats, Life

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This Light: Sounds for Social Change Interviews Mazi Mutafa – Words Beats and Life was founded as a hip-hop conference at the University of Maryland, College Park in the fall of 2000. The brainchild of Mazi Mutafa, Executive Director, WBL was developed and researched at the University of Maryland with two fellow students who wanted to […] . . . → Read More: This Light: Sounds for Social Change Interviews Mazi Mutafa of Words, Beats, Life

This LIght: Sounds For Social Change Talks With Dr. Jared A. Ball

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Jared Ball Interview Dr. Jared A. Ball is the father of two brilliant and adorable daughters, Maisi (7) and Marley (5), and the fortunate husband of Nelisbeth Yariani Ball. After that he is an associate professor of communication studies at Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD. Ball is the author of I MiX What I Like: […] . . . → Read More: This LIght: Sounds For Social Change Talks With Dr. Jared A. Ball