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African American Profile

Local civic leader Omarey Williams and his weekly guests examine various issues of concern to the African American Community. Airs Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m.
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African American Profile
(Oct 21, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by M. Lachi, author of the book, "The Ivory Staff: A Dark Fairy Tale of Kings and War." They discuss her book, what it was like traveling to Africa for source material, and what she can take away from the experience. They also talk about her business and being the founder of Music Scribes, a music transcription outfit specializing in arranging and custom scoring.

African American Profile
(Oct 07, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Lisa Durden, a TV personality, blogger, and motivational speaker. They talk about relevant pop culture topics and Durden gives her opinion on them. They also discuss subjects that pertain to the African American community and more about Durden's exciting life.

African American Profile
(Sep 30, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Larry "Lak" Henderson of Smart Music Entertainment. He talks about his unique approach to education and how rap is a powerful medium. He goes in-depth about the youth of America.

African American Profile
(Aug 19, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by James B. LaValle, author of the book, "Cracking the Metabolic Code." The two discuss everything food; the good, the bad, the cravings, the tasty, and the right choices. LaValle shares his advice for healthy living and which foods you should be directing your appetite towards.

African American Profile
(Jul 08, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Felton Perry, author of the book, "Sometimes the Diaspora Begins at Home." The two tie together principles and topics discussed in Perry's book with modern-day African-American issuess. They hit on such key points like the Baltimore riots, police brutality, and thoughts of the youth.

African American Profile
(Jul 01, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Dr. David Foreman. The two talk about breaking away from statin drugs. They explore pathways for a healthier lifestyle using Dr. Foreman's four pillars of diet, exercise, supplements, and spirituality. Plus, they discuss how important it is to keep a low cholesterol.

African American Profile
(Jun 24, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Jabari Asim, author of the book, "Only the Strong." Asim talks about effectively creating historical fiction. He goes in-depth about how the idea of the book came to be, the writing process, and the recognition he is getting after the book's release.

African American Profile
(Jun 17, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Benjamin Hedin, author of the book, "In Search of the Movement: The Struggle for Civil Rights Then and Now." They talk about the race issues of today versus the ones America faced in the past. The also talk about Hedin's book, the writing process, and what it was like to hunt down history.

African American Profile
(Jun 10, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Jamaal Wilkes, a retired NBA player who won four championships, the 1975 Rookie of the Year, and a three-time All-Star. Wilkes talks about playing with the Showtime Lakers, playing under Coach John Wooden at UCLA, and his book, "Memoirs of The Original Smooth As Silk." The two also discuss how the game has changed and what Wilkes is up to nowadays.

African American Profile
(Jun 03, 2015) Play Dowanload

Host Omarey Williams is joined by Gene and Angela Wright, missionaries who worked in Uganda for many years. They discuss the kind of work they did, how hard it was to leave their home in America, and the impact faith can have on a person's life. Listen as they share personal stories from their unique career.

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