If you are awarded a grammy, you are considered to be the best artist among your peers. The problem is, the Grammys is a white-dominated organization and while it has long "included" non-white people, specifically Black people in the music business, the industry continues to support, promote and reward music that is harmful to black people in general and black women and girls specifically.
BTR News welcomes author and activist Bernard Creamer Jr. to the show to discuss his book “WHO STOLE THE SOUL? THE WEAPONIZATION OF HIP HOP A Historical & Sociological Perspective”.View More BTR News: Is Hip Hop A Soul Destroying Weapon Against The Masses? w/ Author Bernard Creamer Jr.
Solitary confinement has for a while now, deemed an inhumane practice by the medical community that recognizes that it inflicts psychological damage on a human being that can lead to irreversible mental trauma.View More BTR News: Virginia Settles Two Solitary Confinement Lawsuits But Admit No Wrongdoing
BTR News hosted by Scotty T. Reid will continue to examine the fallout from the insurrectionist white power grab by Donald Trump and his supporters…View More BTR News: The Devil You Know & Black Power w/ Author & Columnist Charles Blow
Gastonia, NC – It seems that a small rural county in North Carolina is gaining opposition to a proposed ordinance to require hundreds of dollars and fees and the personal information of any organizer in the county that calls for a protest. Gaston County Sheriff Alan Cloninger worked with the Gaston County attorney Jonathan Sink to draft the ordinance and slip it in minutes before a scheduled county commissioner’s meeting. Protest were called at the last minute by the founder of the Gaston County Freedom Fighters to assemble at the courthouse to oppose the proposed “Pay To Protest” ordinance.View More BTR News: More Gaston County Residents Speak Out Against Pay To Protest Ordinance
Gaston Commissioner Chad Brown recently did a live FB video which has been deleted but in which he was whitewashing Trump’s liability for the DC…View More BTR News: Gaston County North Carolina Commissioner Whitewashes Treason & Insurrection
Donald J. Trump has become the first POTUS to be impeached twice. While some pundits on both the left and right will claim that the first impeachment was a witch hunt, I disagree, Trump was absolutely guilty of the charges that a formal House inquiry found evidence that he had solicited foreign interference in the 2020 U.S. presidential election to help his re-election bid, and then obstructed the inquiry itself by telling his administration officials to ignore subpoenas for documents and testimony.View More BTR News: Failure To Convict Trump Forever Undermines Notions of US Rule of Law
7:00 PM EST – Two activists from the Chicago area have been taking on the radio stations that play a type of rap that is known for its lyrics promoting acts of murder, rape, and misogyny to name a few.View More BTR News: Taking On Corporate Radio Stations Over Murder Music
Historians, should correct me if I am wrong about any points of U.S. history in thinking that part of the blame for the attack on the US capitol on January 6, 2021 is in part due to the actions and precedence set by Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Jackson set in dealing with the treasonous ring leaders of the Confederacy.View More BTR News: Presidents Lincoln & Jackson Partly Responsible For 2021 Insurrection
By Scotty Reid – The fallout continues from the thus far failed coup attempt by Trump supporters in which more than 50 police officers were reportedly injured and 15 hospitalized in confrontations with several factions of groups that support Trump which he has used to threaten the U.S. public and elected officials across the nation with mob violence.View More BTR News: Police Awfully Tame In Calls To Find Capitol Cop Killers & Insurrectionists
BTR News On The Black Talk Radio Network! Today’s Date is January 5, 2021, and we invite you to tune in for the next 60 minutes or more of news, information, debate, and your calls.View More BTR News: Covid Killing Black People Faster Rate Than Cops, Racist Vigilantes & Gang Bangers Combined
BTR News On The Black Talk Radio Network! Today’s Date is January 4, 2020, and we invite you to tune in for the next 60 minutes or more of news, information, debate, and your calls.View More BTR News w/ Scotty Reid: Trump’s Treason Shows Serious Flaws In The U.S. Constitution
Tonight on BTR News, Scotty will be joined in conversation around the COVID 19 mortality rates of Black men in the United States is Angel Fall, the host of Victims 2 Victorious also on the Black Talk Radio Network. Angel is a trained and experienced epidemiologist and is a good source of general information concerning the field of infectious diseases.View More BTR News: Black Men’s COVID Mortality Rates In The USA Are Unacceptable
Call The Show! Dial-in number: 1 (626) 213-5779, 7:00 PM EST – Welcome to BTR News w/ Scotty Reid on The Black Talk Radio Network! Today’s Date is December 30, 2020, and we invite you to tune in for the next 90 minutes of news, information, debate, your calls, and more…Happy Birthday to you if today is your born day, glad you’re here!View More BTR News w/ Scotty Reid: Melanin Playing A Role In High Death Rate of Black Men?
BTR News On The Black Talk Radio Network! Today’s Date is December 28, 2020, and we invite you to tune in for the next 90…View More BTR News: COVID Depopulating African Americans, Trump Signs COVID Bill, Nashville Bombing & More…