Point Five Percent

Point Five Percent

Latest Episodes

Episode 6. Althea Gibson
September 09, 2020

Sister-in-law, Adriana Garcia-Lantzy joins Tia to talk about professional tennis player, golfer, musician and first black athlete to break onto the professional tennis and golf scenes, Althea Gibson. 

Episode 5. Katharine Dexter McCormick
August 26, 2020

Tia is joined by her amazing mother Georgia to talk about women's rights activist, suffragist and philanthropist, Katharine Dexter McCormick.

Episode 4. Storme DeLaverie
June 29, 2020

Friend and Mentor Kim White joins Tia for the Pride episode where they talk about gay rights activist Storme DeLaverie. 

Episode 3. Ada and Minna Everleigh
June 21, 2020

Chicago actor and friend Elaine Carlson joins Tia to talk about infamous Chicago brothel owners and sisters, Ada and Minna Everleigh. 

Episode 2. Frances Marion
June 11, 2020

Chicago actor, illustrator, graphic designer and lovely wife of mine, Kris Lantzy, joins me to talk about Screenplay writer Frances Marion. 

Episode 1. Elizabeth Keckley
June 05, 2020

Friend and Chicago community organizer Lenese Clark, joins Tia to talk about seamstress Elizabeth Keckley, a former slave and best friend of Mary Todd Lincoln. 

March 07, 2020

Researchers estimate, out of all recorded history, stories about women make up only .5%. This statistic, along with the desire to get these stories heard, has inspired Tia Lantzy to create a space for sharing incredible narratives. Point Five Percent is a