BTR News Live: US Congressional #HR40 Hearing on Reparations For African Americans

Kicking off Juneteenth Celebrations A Congressional Panel will hold a hearing on the HR 40 Bill which would create a reparations commission to study, document and recommend proposals for reparative justice. Sen. Mitch McConnel disparagingly referred to as Turtle Man, expressed his opposition to reparations for African Americans who come from an American lineage that began in slavery which despite popular opinion, the 13th Amendment provided a loophole for slavers to exploit and continue the practice of enslavement by targeting emancipated Africans and their descendants for the prison industrial complex, modern-day slavery and denying them the full fruits of rights and priveledges affording citizens in the US constitution.

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BTR News: Democrats Talking Repeal of Hyde Amendment Gives Donald Trump The Issue He Needs

Apparently, repealing the Hyde Amendment, the federal law that prohibits organizations like Planned Parenthood from receiving federal funds for abortions, except in cases of rape,…

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BTR News: Nipsey Hustle, Prison Slavery & Harvard’s Hip Hop Education Event w/ Grammy Nominated Maxwell Melvins

BTR News host Scotty Reid talked with Grammy-nominated Maxwell Melvins of the Lifer’s Group about the killing of activist rapper Nipsey Hustle, the events that…

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BTR News: Respect Us Campaign Pushing Economic Boycott of “Urban Radio” & Cardi B’s Criminal Confessions

BTR News – Welcome to another BTR News w/ Scotty Reid segment. BTR News Contributor Kwabena Rasuli, the founder of Clear The Airwaves Project, a radio DJ joined the podcast. We are in conversation about the launch of the “Respect Us Campaign” which kicked off on Saturday, March 16, 2019, with a public forum in New York City that was broadcast on WBAI FM radio. The campaign is sponsored in part by National Congress of Black Women and National Black Leadership Alliance. We also discussed the criminal confessions of rapper Cardi B.

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BTR News: The Media Overreaction To Smollett Charges Being Dropped w/ Special Contributor Rory Fleming

Black Talk Radio News – The cable news media and law & order types who seemingly believe the answer to resolving non-violent alleged offenses is…

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BTR News: Senator Kamala Harris Pledges To Press Pause On Killing Prisoners “Anywhere In The United States” If Elected POTUS

Where do front runners for the DNC nomination, US Senator Bernie Sanders and former VP Joe Biden, stack up to Harris and President Trump on the killing of prisoners who may or may not be guilty of the crimes the state accused them and convicted them on?

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