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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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Watch Vocal Point – Weighed Down: Racism, Culture, and Obesity – Watch Here!

Posted January 5, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

How discrimination, cultural messaging, marketing and food addiction impacts our ever increasing waistlines.      

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The Rock Newman Show – The Story of PFC LaVena Johnson

Posted February 10, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show – The Story of PFC LaVena Johnson

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Watch “America After Ferguson” here!

Posted September 26, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON on PBS to Examine the Issues Surrounding the Events in Ferguson, Missouri AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, a one-hour town hall meeting exploring the many issues brought into public discourse in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri. Moderated by Gwen Ifill, PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchor and managing editor and moderator and managing […]

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Mon 8/3, 9:30pm – Frank Sinatra: The Voice of Our Time

Posted July 31, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

Hosted by singer Mel Torme, this documentary chronicles the career of Frank Sinatra. The program focuses on Sinatra’s career from the 1940s through the 1960s, using archival footage and clips of Sinatra in newsreels, television programs, and films, interspersed with commentary by Torme and excerpts from interviews with lyricist Sammy Cahn, singer/television personality Dinah Shore, […]

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The Daily Drum Special: Cities in Crisis : From Ferguson to Baltimore

Posted May 4, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

This two hour live broadcast is hosted by Harold Fisher, host of WHUR’s Daily Drum, and Rock Newman, host of WHUT’s Rock Newman Show.  

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Minister Louis Farrakhan on The Rock Newman Show

Posted September 11, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show ft. Minister Louis Farrakhan

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The Rock Newman Show Featuring Malcolm Nance

Posted March 17, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show Featuring Malcolm Nance

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The Mimi Geerges Show Feat. Chris Temple & Zach Ingrasci

Posted July 8, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

‘Salam Neighbor,’ premiering Wednesday, January 20 at 7pm ET, follows two American filmmakers– Chris Temple and Zach Ingrasci – as they head to the edge of war, just seven miles from the Syrian border, to live among 85,000 refugees in Jordan’s Za’atari camp. As the first filmmakers allowed by the United Nations to register and set-up […]

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Vocal Point: African Genealogy, Watch Full Episode Here!

Posted May 20, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Watch Vocal Point, African Genealogy, Finding Present-Day Meaning In Our Distant Past India Arie, Tom Joyner, Representative John Lewis –just some of the many celebrities who’ve joined hundreds of everyday African Americans to embrace the growing phenomenon of DNA sequencing and traced their Ancestral Roots to specific present-day countries on the African continent. On the next […]

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Watch Here! Special Rock Newman Show – Protect and Serve? Featuring Christopher Jeffries

Posted July 13, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

Just days after the Dallas police massacre and in light of the recent shooting deaths of black men at the hands of police, we took a critical look at the case of Christopher Jeffries, a local man who recorded his controversial treatment by cops after a traffic stop.  

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Congressman Elijah Cummings on The Rock Newman Show

Posted November 26, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings Congressman Elijah E. Cummings was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, where he still resides today. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Howard University, serving as Student Government President and graduating Phi Beta Kappa, and then graduated from the University of Maryland School of Law. Congressman Cummings has […]

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Haddis Tadesse On The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here

Posted March 16, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show ft. Haddis Tadesse, representative to Ethiopia and the African Union for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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The Daily Drum Special: Domestic Terrorism In Black and Blue

Posted April 6, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

THE INCIDENTS GRIP THE HEADLINES FAR TOO OFTEN. WHETHER IT’S A MASS SHOOTING AT A CHURCH…. OR THE POLICE KILLING OF AN UNARMED TEEN…. SOME SAY BOTH TRAGIC INCIDENTS ARE FORMS OF DOMESTIC TERRORISM…BUT ARE THEY REALLY?  

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Watch Here! The Rock Newman Show Featuring Members of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement

Posted July 19, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

We’re continuing the discussion on the Black Lives Matter movement and its relationship with the police.   Some black police officers feel they’re getting hit from all sides, both as Black citizens themselves, and as public officials challenged with the responsibility to protect and serve.    We’ll hear from four members of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement.  […]

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Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick on The Rock Newman Show

Posted September 17, 2014 by WHUT Howard University Television

On a special episode of The Rock Newman Show, Dr. Wayne A.I. Fredrick talks about the past, present and future of Howard University. Watch The Full Episode Here About Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA, FACS (born June 17, 1971) is a U.S. physician and academic. He was appointed president of Howard […]

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The Rock Newman Show Featuring The Owner of Fruitive Restaurant

Posted April 21, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show Featuring The Owner of Fruitive Restaurant

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The Rock Newman Show featuring Rep. Charles B. Rangel

Posted June 30, 2016 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show featuring Rep. Charles B. Rangel

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The Rock Newman Show – Howard Talent & Judi Moore Latta

Posted December 29, 2015 by WHUT Howard University Television

The Rock Newman Show – Howard Talent & Judi Moore Latta

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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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