035: Rupaul Claims “Touched” by Trump, Libyan Slave Trade, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam

In episode 35, we continue to deliver the important new surrounding our Society NOW. We discuss the allegations made by Rupaul stating that Donald Trump touched her inappropriately in the past. We also give an update on the modern day slave trades that are happening in the country of Libya. Plus, HBO has decided to remove Russell Simmon’s name from the classic Def Comedy Jam reboot.   All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

032: Tiffany Haddish on SNL, Colin Kaepernick as GQs Citizen of the Year, Mental Health Today

In episode 32, we welcome guest host Kalan Laws (@senorguapo713) to dive into the news of the society NOW. we discuss Tiffany Haddish as the first African American woman to host Saturday Night Live. We also look at GQ’s decision to have Colin Kaepernick as their Citizen of the Year. Plus, we breakdown the rise of mental health issues in the African American community.    All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

031: #RealMenWhoCook2017, America 2017, Black Business Super PAC

In episode 31, we welcome guest hosts Orjanel Lewis and Stephen Carter representing the Real Men Who Cook 2017 event (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/real-men-who-cook-tickets-37071630244) happening here in the houston area on November 12th. We get an idea of purpose and vision of this much needed event and the community impact that it’s destined to have. We also discuss the state of America in 2017, with the current political climate. Plus, we discuss a new black business Super PAC that has been formed in the United States.  All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

028: Birdman's makeover, Trumps stance against all things Obama, NFL Owner’s Stance on Kaepernick

In episode 28, we give you the key news that’s happening in our society now. We discuss  Birdman’s decision to remove his facial tattoos and what that really says to the hiphop culture. We also take an in-depth look into Trump’s stance on repealing any legislation President Obama put forward. Plus, one NFL owner has some choice words for Colin Kaepernick. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 

027: Harry Weinstein fired, Maxine Waters For President?, San Juan Mayor Slams Trump

In episode 27, we bring you insight into this week’s news that affects our society NOW. We dive into the Harry Weinstein debacle and sexual assault allegations that has led to him being fired. We also discuss the idea of Maxine Waters being poised by millennials to run from the presidency. Plus, Puerto Rico’s mayor slams Donald Trump. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

026: Special Guest Velma Trayham, Houston’s Black Heritage Festival, Puerto Rico Devastation

In episode 26, we welcome guest host Velma Trayham (@velma_trayham) to discuss her journey as an entrepreneur including the trials and tribulations that she has encountered. We also breakdown her role in this year’s Black Heritage Festival and it’s growth here in Houston. Plus, we take time to look at the aftermath of Hurricane Irma and it’s destruction of the beautiful Caribbean islands including the US territory of Puerto Rico. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

025: Trump Attacks the NFL and NBA, St. Louis White Allies Only Rally, Cardi B’s No 1 Spot

In episode 25, we breakdown the news that is happening in our society now. We look at the heat Trump is taking by igniting the conversation surrounding the NFL and NBA. We also discuss the “white allies only” rally that happened at St. Louis to support Black Lives Matter. Plus, Cardi B has clinched Billboard’s 1st place on their top 100 list. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 
 

023: Texas Driving and Texting Ban, Steve Harvey’s Big Regret, Hurricane Harvey Lawsuits

In episode 23, we welcome back Kalan Laws (@SenorGuapo713) to discuss things happening in our Society NOW. We discuss the new texting while driving ban that has went into effect in Texas. We also look at Steve Harvey’s big regret in meeting with Donald trump during the election. Plus, lawsuits are currently being filed for the artificial flooding from Hurricane Harvey. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 

022: Hurricane Harvey: The Storm, Aftermath, and Recovery

In episode 22, we discuss the tragic natural disaster in Houston, Texas named Hurricane Harvey. We take a look at the storm’s impact on a city that is comprised of 4 million people. We also look at the aftermath and devastation that has been laid upon the neighborhoods and surrounding communities. Plus, we deliver insightful information about recovery efforts and relief available for those impacted. All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!

021: NFL Protest Color Barrier, Jay-Z’s #RapRadar Interview, $3M Charlottesville Protest Lawsuit

In episode 21, we break down the things happening in our Society NOW. We discuss NFL players destroying the color barrier with the current protest. We also take a look at the nuggets dropped by Jay-Z during his recent interview on the Rap Radar podcast. Plus, the creators of the Charlottesville white nationalist protest are being sued for $3M.   All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 

019: Queen Latifah’s The Scroll Project, Fox’s Nude Photos, Kamala Harris 2020

In episode 19, we take a look at things that are impacting our Society NOW. We discuss Queen Latifah’s latest project called The Scroll, that focuses on biblical principles. We also discuss nude photos floating around internally at Fox. Plus, rumors are heating up surrounding Kamala Harris and a potential 2020 Presidential run.    All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 

018: Amazon’s Black America, Beyoncé’s Interest in Houston Rockets, Police Officer’s Racist Post

In episode 18, we dive into the good, bad, and ugly surrounding our society NOW. We look at Amazon’s move to produce a show called “Black America” and the racist backlash from parts of the American public. We also discuss Beyonce’s rumoured desire to purchase a stake in the Houston Rockets. Plus, a police officer is forced to resign after sharing a racists post on social media.  All of this and more on #SocietyNOW! 

016: Tyler Perry leaves OWN, Airbnb Sued, R. Kelly Sex Cult

In episode 16, we take a look at the bombshell information that is hitting the media world; Tyler Perry is leaving the OWN network. We also discuss the controversy surrounding R. Kelly and his alleged sex cult. Plus, the owner of AirBnB is busy fighting off lawsuits.  All of this and more on #SocietyNOW!