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July 9th Edition of Vantage Point


  • “Elections Matter” Revisited, Part 2
  • Update on Political Empowerment in Ferguson
  • Addressing Gun Violence in New York


  • Mark Thompson, Host, Make It Plain, SIRIUSXM Progress 127, New York, NY
  • Melanie Randels, Political Activist, Ferguson, MO
  • Pastor Gil Monrose, 67th Clergy Council, “The GOD SQUAD,” Flatbush, NY

Ways to listen

Vantage Point Radio with Dr. Ron Daniels, AKA “The Professor” — Monday’s 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

About the show

The Vantage Point Radio Show is a weekly current affairs program hosted by Dr. Ron Daniels, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century and Distinguished Lecturer at York College City University of New York. The show is broadcast each Monday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon on Pacifica Radio WBAI (99.5 FM) in collaboration with York College Radio.

The program covers a wide range of social, political, economic and cultural topics featuring interviews and discussions with a diversity of civil and human rights leaders, scholars, activists and community organizers.

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IBW21 (The Institute of the Black World 21st Century) is committed to enhancing the capacity of Black communities in the U.S. and globally to achieve cultural, social, economic and political equality and an enhanced quality of life for all marginalized people.