Articles

June 20, 2017

Community Policing Safe Place To Talk Race

Since the controversial shooting of Michael Brown on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri, a national debate on police, race, social status and ethnicity has become […]
July 19, 2016

Racial Profiling Preventive Solutions

I wanted to at least share the valuable content in my book about my unique approaches for reforming modern-day policing and racial profiling prevention. The book teaches […]
January 7, 2016

Announcing 2016 Urban Writers Series

  Urban Writers Series, Workshop (Free) Are you a writer and have fallen off of the writer’s wagon? Are you bogged down with social media and inundated with […]
November 25, 2015

Urban American Muslims Talk ISIS Uncensored

On Urban Talk Radio, Urban American Muslims Talk ISIS Uncensored. Answering the hard questions:◾What is the role of American Muslims in dealing with ISIS/ISIL? ◾Do American Muslims have issues of race in their own communities? ◾Islamophobia, Racial Profiling, and Black Lives Matter- do these issues that seem to keep the Muslim and Non-Muslim American cultures divided, strengthen ISIS/ISIL argument about Western Democracy?
October 14, 2015

The Violence of Guns in America

To date in America, there has been 994 mass shootings in 1,004 days. It is estimated that gun violence has killed 30,000 people a year for the last 20 years.
September 30, 2015

Talking Economic Disparity

New England Power Couple, Shafiq Abdussabur and Mubarakah Ibrahim, join forces to address the growing dilemma of Economic Disparity in American Families. Their daughter, Salwa Abdussabur, joined the discussion to add the teen perspective.
September 9, 2015

Social Justice Artistic Expression

Urban Talk Radio discusses the urgent need to explore indicators of intentional and unintentional discrimination arises in the aftermath of the Ferguson verdict, the Baltimore riots, and more. It's all about Social Justice Artistic Expression-“A look at Arresting Patterns”
August 26, 2015

Cops and Coffee" Finding a Police Cure

12 months of high profile police shootings. Terrell J. Starr a senior New York editor of the online news network AlterNet recently wrote an article entitled “Body Cams Can Capture Abuse, But Can They End Police Brutality?” His article suggest that Criminal justice experts say much more is needed to really reform police departments nationwide. Stacy Spell a retired New Haven homicide detective believes that a key to police reform is “Community Building.”
August 19, 2015

URBAN BIKING IN THE ELM

Based on urban city models nationwide, a road diet plan holds the potential to improve safety for everyone who uses the roads in New Haven.
August 12, 2015

THE STATE OF POLICING POST-FERGUSON

On Urban Talk Radio, Community Organizer Latrice M. Hampton, A young leader and voice of modern-day urban America-She will be discussing the provocative challenges or not that face young urban Americans. Senator Gary Holder-Winfield will be discussing the drastic changes in store for CT police departments-The new Bill Public Act No. 15-4AN ACT CONCERNING EXCESSIVE USE OF FORCE.
August 12, 2015

URBAN TALK RADIO WHERE BOLDMINDS SPEAK

Urban Talk Radio will feature a segment called “Cops and Coffee” which may prove to be one of the most unique radio show segments in the country. On one side there’s a Cop, on the other side is a cup of Coffee and they are separated by a “grey area.” “Cops and Coffee” is bold and hot! It is an interactive show that brings Community Stakeholders literally to the table to intimately discuss the coherent purpose in modern day policing and current affairs.
August 12, 2015

Do #Blacklivesmatter or #Blackmouthsmatter

The seemingly new priority for police officers and police professionals is not to only Be on the Look Out - BOLO for a "Black male with a handgun." In this evolving new world of policing, officers are likely to...read more..