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August 27th Edition of Vantage Point


  • The Case of the Cherokee Black Freedman
  • Perspectives of Aretha’s Legacy and Spike Lee’s Black Klansman
  • The State of Black Labor in the Age of Trump


  • Marilyn K. Vann, President, Descendants of Freedmen, Five Civilized Tribes Association, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Herb Boyd, Author, Commentator, Columnist, Harlem, NY
  • Bill Fletcher, Labor and Social Justice Activist, Commentator, Washington, D.C.

Ways to listen

Vantage Point Radio with Dr. Ron Daniels, AKA “The Professor” — Monday’s 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM 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.