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Urban Forum Northwest

Thursdays 2pm-3pm Saturdays 7am-8am

Thursdays, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Saturdays, 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Join Eddie Rye Jr. and fascinating guests from around the world as they discuss the topics important to today’s world – whether you live in the Northwest or in some faraway country. Eddie uses his years of media experience to get to the heart of every conversation. Tune in to be entertained while you are educated. For more information, log on to www.urbanforumnw.com.

Congressman Hank Johnson
Thursday, October 6 on Urban Forum Northwest: *Congressman Hank Johnson (D) GA-4, he serves on the House Judiciary Committee; the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the latter committee will have oversight responsibility for how Minority Contractors/Businesses will participate in rebuilding of the country's roads, bridges, and other components of the infrastructure. *Estela Ortega, Executive Director, El Centro de la Raza, the organization started out in an abandoned Beacon Hill Elementary School fifty years ago this month. The organization has successfully expanded the services they provide to the people that also include retail space and housing. The Anniversary Celebration will be held Saturday, October 8 at the Seattle Convention Center, 5:00 pm auction, 6:30 pm program. *Randolph Carter, Progressive Education Network (PEN) comments on the PEN Conference 2022 "HONORING SEATTLE'S DISRUPTORS:THEN AND NOW" that will be held Saturday, October 8 8:45-10:00 am (PDT) at the Northwest School. *Attorney Bobby Alexander, vice chair, Seattle King County Martin Luther King Jr. Organizing Coalition updates the organization efforts for the January 16, 2023 MLK Holiday that has featured Workshops, Job Fair, Rally and March. Information at www.seattlemlkcoalition.org. Urban Forum Northwest streams live at www.1150kknw.com. Visit us at www.urbanforumnw.com for archived programs and relevant information. Twitter@Eddie_Rye. Like us on facebook.
Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II, Larry Gossett and more
Thursday, September 29th on Urban Forum Northwest: Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II (D) MO-5 comments on the September 28-October 2 Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference sponsored by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Larry Gossett, Washington State Coordinator, National African American Reparations Commission LaNesha DeBardelaben, President & CEO, Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) Michele Ogden, Office Manager, Tacoma WA Urban League
Urban Forum NW 09 – 22 – 22
Thursday, September 22 on Urban Forum Northwest: *Dr. E. Faye Williams, Newspaper Columnist and Washington DC Radio Host(WPFW) *Lem Howell, Civil Rights Attorney, Emeritus comments on the action of the New York Attorney General Letitia James vs the Trumps *Reverend Harriett Walden, Founder, Mother’s for Police Accountability comments on the new Seattle Police Chief Adrian Diaz *Stephanie Johnson Tolliver, President, Washington State Black Heritage Society (www.bhswa.org) comments on the organization’s Annual Meeting Urban Forum Northwest streams live at www.1150kknw.com. Visit us at www.urbanforumnw.com for archived programs and relevant information. Like us on facebook. Twitter@Eddie_Rye.