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Caller recommended "Magnifier" for iphone users:
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Male caller provided insight on the black woman:
"I always say, instead of criticizing, you should just close your mouth and figure out what can you learn from that person. What can you learn from their experience?"
Caller [Ceefus (sp?) from North Carolina]:
"We dress our grave clothes but we leave our life on the side.
And what I'm saying is, there's a scripture in the bible that says there's neither male nor female in the spirit. They came out with a song saying we are not flesh having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual creatures having a fleshly experience.
Karen: "I think a lot of us, whether we're talking politics or whatever, we're emotionally attached to where we are and not where we want to be."
Stagnant: not active, changing, or progressing (Source: Merriam-Webster)
Caller recommended that everyone watch the PBS documentary, "BOSS"
Karen: "You're in a city where you preside over police. What are some of the things that you've done to make sure that the community is being serviced by police, and not loitered over by police?"
Samuel Sinyangwe (co-founder of Campaign Zero)
It's a policy solutions platform to end police violence in the United States.
To this day, the Federal Government does not collect comprehensive data on people killed by police or any of the forms of police violence in our communities.
So, in early 2015, the most comprehensive database was created called Mapping Police Violence. If we can identify the places that have reduced police violence significantly, we can understand how to do this in other places.
Why should we purchase travel insurance?
Allows protection if you get sick or die, or if a family member gets sick back at home and you need to fly back to the states for care or for that person's care.
Must be purchased within 45 days of the airfare purchase.
It's generally 1-2% based on the trip price.
Special Guest: Ayana Elizabeth Johnson, Marine Biologist & Conservation Strategist, (note: That is... AWESOME!!)
She is the Founder & CEO of Ocean Collectiv
New York is a coastal city. It has 578 miles of coastline. It's an archipelago*.
There are seahorses living in the Hudson River under piers.
There are whales that pass by in the New York Harbor.
*Archipelago (är-kə-ˈpe-lə-ˌgō): a group of islands (source: Merriam-Webster)
Dr. Jason Johnson:
"I refuse to stomach white supremacy and have it masquerading as entertainment when it's poison for my people."
Dr. Nana Yaw Adu-Sarkodie: Just like the regular muscles in your arms and legs, the more you exercise it, the bigger and stronger they get. Your brain is elastic. It can be trained to do different things. If you have a stroke, you can get physical therapy, to train it to make new connections. Neurons will grow back to a certain degree.
Caller asked Kareem for advice on college majors for her son:
YouTube is Google. All they're doing is buying up properties and buying content.
Start thinking about that or how you can be apart of that.