P1 Reality Check

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Latest Episodes

Brother of Freedom: Discussion with Al McSurely
May 03, 2022

In this episode we sat down with Al McSurely a civil rights activist over 3 decades. A man who was friend to Stokely Carmichael, a comrade to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and a confidant to Rev. Dr. Will

Coast Guard‘s Finest: Legend of the Pea Island Lifesavers
December 11, 2021

In this episode we featured Richard Ethridge and the lifesavers at Pea Island. Know for their legendary save of the crew of the ES Newman this group received the Coast Guards Gold Life Saving Medal. R

Black Codes: How America Continues to Move the Goal Post on Blacks?
December 11, 2021

In this episode we discussed "Black Codes" and the impact this has had on blacks historically which has guided us to our current position in America today. We discussed labor contracts, use of eminent

Serial Entrepreneur to Civil Rights Financier: Hero‘s Hero
December 11, 2021

In this episode we highlight the life of AG Gaston a hero in Alabama and a person worthy of admiration beyond. We celebrate his accomplishments in business, philanthropy and civil rights. Gaston over

Succeeding Against the Odds
October 16, 2021

In this episode we discuss the Dave Chappelle epic stand up performance "The Closer" that is featured on Netflix. We discuss the criticism he has received. We also discuss the Facebook book whistleblo

Coal Dust to Cash: Story of Robert Gordon
August 25, 2021

In this episode we talk about unwritten rules of life between people, feel good story of a 94 year black woman finally able to buy her dream wedding dress 70 years later and our feature Robert Gordon

Black Psychologist Change the Course of History with Dolls-Discussion About Mamie and Kenneth Clark
August 16, 2021

In this episode we discussed "The Doll Experiment" and the contributions of Mamie and Kenneth Clark to the black community particularly in the 1954 case of Brown v. Board of Education. We discuss blac

Episode 8: How Systemic Racism Buried Black Communities Under Lakes and Parks
August 15, 2021

In this episode we discussed how systemic racism buried black communities and replaced those communities with lakes and parks.  Destroying legacies and lives to keep black communities from thriving an

Episode 7: Black Influence on Football - Discussion About the History of Football at HBCUs
July 06, 2021

In this episode we discussed the impact that HBCUs made in college football. We also discuss NCAA lifting rules for college athletes capitalizing finacially off their personal brands.  

Episode 6: The Black Auto-Maker - Discussion About Frederick Douglass Patterson
July 06, 2021

In this episode we celebrated the life and achievements of Frederick Douglass Patterson, who was the first African American car manufacturer. We also highlighted the first African American female pit