3.24.2022 The Black Business Round Table: Doug Blacksher
WELCOME listeners to today’s episode of the “Black Business Roundtable!” I am your host Doug Blacksher broadcasting to you LIVE from the city of Diversity Oakland California! Due to the ever changing flow of information pouring out of the CITY OF OAKLAND our show today is going to be approx. a Half hour! Audience be patient as we are working on uncovering information to be shared in our next “POLITICAL CORNER” update you need to see and hear for yourselves in the coming weeks thereafter!
I am ALSO working on putting together in the near future something a little different…Hosting on our show our first ever “Oakland Mayoral Candidates Forum!”
Lateefa Simon was re-instated to the BART Board!
Save the Date: “Candidates running for Alameda County District Attorney Forum” Wednesday, March 30, 2022 6:00pm – 7:30PM (PDT). Go to ZOOM.US. Click Join Meeting. Meeting ID# 820 4533 0323 and Passcode 494813. Join Warren Publishing Group Senior Advocacy Alliance and United Senior of Oakland and Alameda County (USOAC) for a forum with the Candidates running for Alameda County District Attorney. Hear their platforms on eradicating elder abuse within the Probate Conservatorship Department in Alameda County. They will share information on how they will educate their staff and the community on elder abuse awareness and prevention.
Chief Armstrong (Instagram: @realoaklandpolicechief ) and the Oakland Police Department wants to meet the communities they serve. Sign up for the Neighborhood Pop-ups in your Oakland Neighborhood TODAY – see my Facebook ( /art.blacksher ) or scan the QR code picture in the online show description.
I also want to REMIND our audience today to see the POST on my Instagram (( @artblacksher ), Facebook or LinkedIn our online show description to see the Tuskegee Airman Mural just completed of Major Jewel B. Butler the late UNCLE to friend of the show and one of the original co-host of the BBRT (Mr. Everette Butler). The Dedication will be in Denison Texas on March 26th at 1PM.
WE also continue to ask for your SOCIAL MEDIA SUPPORT and share:
HASHTAG #DrivingWhileBlackMichaelThrashTaylorCountyTX attach our podcast link from 10.14.21 listed once again in today’s podcast description ( ) for Michael Thrash’s story. TAKE ACTION on your social media, click the hashtag and TAG us too!
Now for the National Political Highlights:
– Our GUEST from Feb 24th – Marcus Flowers he is a BROTHER, Proud Army Veteran, Husband, Father and Patriot. He is a Georgia DEMOCRAT running for Congress to UNSEAT (Keep contributing AUDIENCE so he can continue to OUT FUNDRAISE) Marjorie Taylor Greene! Learn more on Instagram:
@Marcus4Georgia or Or hashtag #ONEGEORGIA
-Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock a DEMOCRAT Learn more on Instagram: @raphaelwarnock or or hashtag #ONEGEORGIA
-Stacey Abrams a DEMOCRAT Learn more on Instagram: @StaceyAbrams or or hashtag #ONEGEORGIA
-Val Demings –a DEMOCRAT Learn more on Instagram: @valdemings or
And Now for “The News of the Day”
On this day March 24, 1942: United States Government Begins Army-Directed Evictions of Japanese Americans from Their Houses. Courtesy of EJI (Equal Justice Initiative – on Instagram: @eji_org) Visit www.calendar.eji.org – for more information and to read the full story of this day in our Black and Brown History!
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: The “Black Business Roundtable” wants to remind our audience about the scholarship being offered by Gamma Phi Delta Sorority, Inc. (1943) Gamma Chi Chapter (SF Bay Area). Watch our 2.24.22 podcast featuring Mr. Marcus Flowers running for CONGRESS in the 14th District in Georgia. (PODCAST 2.24.22 Link ) LISTEN for the Scholarship EMAIL ADDRESS to request your application! Closing Date is Mid April 2022 so HURRY!
A special Shout out to Doni Glover of and Current Sponsors “Soul Slice” Restaurant and Catering with Chef Karter Louis & Tammy Willis owner of Magnolia Engineering and Construction
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Thank you Audience for tuning in and Remember together we can Listen, Learn and SHARE because I know you care!
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