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B. Doyle Mitchell Jr. On The Next Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted February 4, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

B. Doyle Mitchell Jr. On The Next Rock Newman Show

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Watch “I Didn’t Know” Here, Produced and Directed by Ron Minor

Posted September 29, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

In January of 2009, Ron Minor, The Producer/ Director of the film “I Didn’t Know” visited his doctor for a routine physical and discovered his kidneys were failing.  Family and friends were tested to see if they could donate theirs, but, amazingly, it was his wife, Kathy, who turned out to be the perfect match […]

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Lorenzo Creighton on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted March 26, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Gaming and resort industry veteran Lorenzo Creighton rejoined MGM Resorts in October 2012 to serve as the property president. A veteran of the gaming industry and MGM Resorts, Mr. Creighton will focus on the company’s efforts in developing markets in the eastern U.S. Mr. Creighton brings the perspective of his extensive experience, both as an […]

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Gene Kilroy on The Rock Newman Show

Posted December 4, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

They say behind every boxer is a great team. Business manager and facilitator Gene Kilroy was the linchpin in Muhammad Ali’s team.  Kilroy was the brains behind the 1974 “Rumble in the Jungle” when Ali defeated George Foreman to become the heavy weight champion for a 2nd time. Kilroy visits The Rock Newman Show to discuss […]

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Join Our Live Studio Taping of Vocal Point – The Voting Rights Act: 50 Years Later, Where Do We Stand?

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

On August 6, 1965, the Voting Rights Act was signed into law. Now, it would appear, this landmark legislation, which has protected minority voters at the polls for a half-a-century, is being threatened by gerrymandering and new Voter ID laws.  On the next “Vocal Point,” we’ll investigate how the Voting Rights Act is holding up under […]

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Vocal Point: The Black Male Achievement Gap! Watch Online Now

Posted February 18, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television
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Join WHUT For Its Special Programming Celebrating Black History Month

Posted February 5, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Sunday February 8 8am – Wilder: An American First This historical biography traces the life of Lawrence Douglas Wilder, the first elected African-American governor in the United States. WILDER: AN AMERICAN FIRST charts his early years waiting tables in segregated country clubs and hotels during the Depression, to the narrow and heated 1989 race for […]

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Watch the latest episode of Vocal Point here!

Posted September 29, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Sickle Cell: Living It, Treating It, Curing It Sickle cell and kidney disease, serious conditions that disproportionally impact people of color, especially those of African descent.  On the next vocal point we will look at the latest developments in treatments for these two critical diseases.

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New Episode! New View With Ed Gordon, Featuring Roslyn M. Brock – Watch Here!

Posted March 28, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

One on one with guest Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman of the National Board of Directors for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Panel topics will include Race in America Immigrant Education Net Neutrality Millennials Sports Discussion on NCAA Pay? A Dangerous Game The N Word

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Watch The Documentary “I Didnt Know” On WHUT

Posted December 4, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

In January of 2009, Ron Minor, The Producer/ Director of the film “I Didn’t Know” visited his doctor for a routine physical and discovered his kidneys were failing.  Family and friends were tested to see if they could donate theirs, but, amazingly, it was his wife, Kathy, who turned out to be the perfect match […]

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Sun 8/2, 7pm – John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind focuses on the greatest singers and songwriters of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Presented by the lead singer of The Lovin’ Spoonful (“Do You Believe In Magic”), Folk Rewind features a treasure trove of historical footage that has not been seen in over four decades — plus new […]

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Watch Vocal Point, Your Money: An All-Over Financial Makeover

Posted March 28, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

  From personal savings, to homeownership, to employment, to entrepreneurship, to properly handling debt, we will give you an all-over money makeover to empower you to get—and stay–financially healthy. Featured Panelist Dr. Robert Brown, III — Howard University Professor and Author, Economic Stress: Harsh Truths and Keys to Empowerment Jeremy Cullimore, Director of Communications, Washington Area […]

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DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here!

Posted February 11, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Cathy Lynn Lanier (born July 22, 1967) is the chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC). Lanier was appointed by Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty in January 2007, replacing outgoing Police Chief Charles H. Ramsey. She is the first woman to achieve the position. In May 2012, MayorVincent C. Gray agreed to retain Lanier as police chief under a […]

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Dr. Lonise Bais on The Rock Newman Show

Posted October 2, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Dr. Lonise Bais Twenty-eight years after his death, Len Bias is being inducted into the Athletics Hall of Fame at the University of Maryland.  His mother, Dr. Lonise Bias, will join Rock Newman to discuss her son’s life and legacy. When Bias died in 1986 of a cocaine overdose, he had become the universities all-time […]

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Kaya Henderson on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted April 1, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

On June 21, 2011, the DC Council confirmed Kaya Henderson as Chancellor of DC Public Schools. A native of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Henderson was born on July 1, 1970, and attended Mt. Vernon public schools, where she graduated from Mt. Vernon High School with honors. Henderson was strongly influenced by her late mother, Kathleen Henderson, […]

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Tim Wise, Author of “White Like Me” on The Rock Newman Show

Posted December 11, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Tim Wise, whom scholar and philosopher Cornel West calls, “A vanilla brother in the tradition of (abolitionist) John Brown,” is among the nation’s most prominent antiracist essayists and educators. He has spent the past 20 years speaking to audiences in all 50 states, on over 1000 college and high school campuses, at hundreds of professional […]

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Sun 8/2, 9pm – Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

From the late 1940s through early 1950s, The Ed Sullivan Show, based in the heart of New York’s theatre district, presented special performances with original cast members from the most beloved stage musicals of Broadway’s golden age. Not seen for decades since their original broadcasts, these rare selections include legends Ethel Merman, Joel Grey, Julie […]

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Anthony Brown and Jolene Ivey on The Rock Newman Show

Posted May 9, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Lt. Governor Anthony Brown and MD Delegate Jolene Ivey join us on The Rock Newman Show.  Watch Here! About Lt. Governor Anthony Brown Maryland Lieutenant Governor Anthony G. Brown has dedicated his life to public service. He understands that in these difficult times, Maryland needs leaders who are willing to stand up, sacrifice their own […]

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Rev. Dr. Jonathan Weaver and Dr. Raymon K. Nelson on the Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted February 18, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Rev. Dr. Jonathan Weaver and Dr. Raymon K. Nelson on the Rock Newman Show.

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Kenny WIlliams and Zoraida Sambolin on The Rock Newman Show

Posted October 22, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Power couple Kenny Williams and Zoraida Sambolin are not ones to back down from a challenge.  In 2000, Kenny Williams became the first black general manager for the Chicago White Sox.  And Zoraida Sambolin talked her way into her first news position in 2002. So when Zoraida was diagnosed with breast cancer, they did what […]

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