Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast for Sun. Feb. 4, 2018--Hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe
Listen to the Sun. Feb. 4, 2018 special edition of the Pan-African Journal: Worldwide Radio Broadcast hosted by Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire.

To listen to the recording of this episode just go to the following URL:

The program features our regular PANW report with dispatches on the forced removals of Africans from the State of Israel; the drought is worsening in South Africa causing for the implementation of emergency measures; more bodies have been pulled from the Mediterranean Sea as the migrant crisis continues; and a Russian fighterjet has been gunned down over Syria by United States backed rebels.

In the second hour we speak with Toronto bluesologist Norman Otis Richmond on the passing of former Temptation Dennis Edwards, among other issues.

Finally we continue our commemoration of African American History Month with a special focus on Malcolm X.

We listen to an interview by Eleanor Fischer of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation with Malcolm  in 1961.

Later there is the 1961 recording of a debate between Malcolm X of the Nation of Islam with Evelyn Jones Richie of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and Eustace Gay of the Philadelphia Tribune. 

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