Thursday, May 25 on Urban Forum Northwest:
*Congressman Robert Cortez (Bobby) Scott (D) VA-03 comments on the most pressing political issue of the year, paying the bills that the country has accumulated and does he think the USA will default on our obligation.
*Raymond Miller, Chair, NAACP State Conference (Alaska, Oregon, Washington) Armed Services and Veteran Affairs Committee pays tribute to the Veterans who gave it all for the USA.
*Reverend Dr. Wayne Jenkins, Pastor, New Hope Baptist Church, Pasco, WA pays tribute to his late mentor, the Reverend Matthew J. Thornton. Harley Bird was a leader in the United Construction Workers Association (UCWA) he talks about Reverend Thornton the Pipe Fitter and protester.
*Reverend Dr. Leslie D. Braxton, Pastor, New Beginnings Christian Fellowship (NBCF) of Kent, WA comments on the “Songs of Black Folk” Music of Resistance & Hope Concert that will be held on June 18 at 7:00 pm (PDT) at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre. He will be joined by Kevin Meeks, Media Services Coordinator for NBCF.
*Vanessa Wells Bruce, Artistic Director, The Sound of the Northwest will be joined by Choir Member Shirley Young. They will invite you to their Saturday, June 3 7:00 pm Concert at Seattle’s Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute the theme is “History, Her-story,Their-story:Music from Different Perspectives.
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